Tech Therapy

Episode 74: What to Do About Illegal Downloading on Campuses

August 11, 2010

New federal regulations that took effect this summer require colleges to take steps to deal with illegal music and movie downloading on campuses networks. Heidi Wachs, Georgetown University's director of IT policy, talks with the Tech Therapy team about the fallout from the law and how colleges can stay on top of this issue.

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Links mentioned in this episode: The new regulations | Background article in The Chronicle | Resources from Educause

Each month, The Chronicle's Tech Therapy podcast offers analysis and advice on what the latest gadgets and buzzwords mean for professors, administrators, and students. Join hosts Jeff Young, a Chronicle reporter, and Warren Arbogast, a technology consultant who works with colleges, for a lively discussion—as well as interviews with leading thinkers in technology.