Comments on: MSB finally gets Gmail—and it’s way nicer than everyone else’s http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/ Mon, 09 Nov 2015 02:04:23 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.9 By: Vox Populi » Prefrosh Preview: A guide to the McDonough School of Business http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/comment-page-1/#comment-481983 Thu, 05 Aug 2010 21:09:45 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=18069#comment-481983 […] technological weak spot, e-mail, has been turned into an advantage starting this semester with the transition from the cumbersome Groupwise system to Google Mail. And unlike the other schools’ […]

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By: Vox Populi » Comments of the Week: When readers strike back http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/comment-page-1/#comment-479107 Mon, 21 Jun 2010 15:19:56 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=18069#comment-479107 […] “@ common sense” defended the academic standards of the MSB: I have never had an MSB class that didn’t use blackboard. […]

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By: Well then http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/comment-page-1/#comment-479000 Fri, 18 Jun 2010 00:52:53 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=18069#comment-479000 its a good thing they only gave Gchat to MSB, as we all know they do no work anyways…

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By: it'sthetruth http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/comment-page-1/#comment-478986 Thu, 17 Jun 2010 18:39:10 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=18069#comment-478986 imagine if the whole school had gchat…nobody would do work!

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By: John Carpenter http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/comment-page-1/#comment-478975 Thu, 17 Jun 2010 12:07:29 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=18069#comment-478975 [Editor’s Note: MSB Chief Technology Officer John Carpenter did not write this comment. But, he did call it a “witty and harmless line,” so there’s that!]

Wrong. I did NOT support the switch to full Gmail services because of their convenience. I supported it because surrendering our email activities to Google will facilitate the enslavement of the masses by malevolent aliens posing as major corporations and consumer culture. This was all illustrated in my 1988 sci-fi action satire They Live, starring WWE hall of famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper.

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By: Jacob http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/comment-page-1/#comment-478953 Thu, 17 Jun 2010 02:38:21 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=18069#comment-478953 @ @ Common sense,

Given that this is the MSB, I’m surprised you’ve had a class.

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By: @ common sense http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/comment-page-1/#comment-478948 Wed, 16 Jun 2010 23:19:02 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=18069#comment-478948 I have never had an MSB class that didn’t use blackboard.

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By: Joelle Van Dyne http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/comment-page-1/#comment-478939 Wed, 16 Jun 2010 20:32:11 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=18069#comment-478939 I was in the MSB and used Blackboard for lots of classes. When will petty provincialism end?

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By: common sense http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/2010/06/16/mcdonough-school-of-business-google-app/comment-page-1/#comment-478938 Wed, 16 Jun 2010 20:05:40 +0000 http://blog.georgetownvoice.com/?p=18069#comment-478938 It’s okay if there’s some overlap between the new MSB gmail and Blackboard…it’s not like MSB kids use Blackboard

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