The internet is an endless source of distraction. It’s irresistible. Especially when you’re supposed to be focusing on something far more important and mundane (there’s a reason our traffic is highest during work/school hours). Hey, I don’t blame you guys. Who could focus on a powerpoint about Solvency Ratios when there are so many Hip-to-Waist Ratios demanding your attention?
But a graduate student instructor at the University of Michigan was tired of student’s eyes wandering from the lecture, so she shamed her class by posting their browser histories, compiled over the length of the semester.