To MOOC or not to MOOC?

For those who think that massive open online courses are sure to lead to an academic “I, Robot” scenario, in which there is a lone professor out battling against the computers to save the virtue of old-school academia, you could be right, The Daily Cougar reports. As times change, people change — in the superficial sense. In 2013, we have the same fundamental needs as cavemen, but because of evolution and the discovery of fire, we now enjoy a much higher quality of life than they did. With that being said, I’m sure that even back then, there was the one “hater” caveman who just couldn’t stand fire. Perhaps he thought it would ruin the integrity of the caveman life style. Or maybe, he just didn’t like it because it was new.

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