ChatGPT and the Shake Up in Academia
On Tuesday, January 24, 2023, NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt aired a piece about ChatGPT, the chatbot created by Open AI.
Some of the highlights:
Chat GPT received a B/B- on a graduate exam at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
At the University of Minnesota Law School, Chat GPT averaged a C+ on law exams.
Clay Shirky, Vice Provost of New York University, mentions two strategies to handle student use of Chat GPT.
1. Detect the cheating.
2. Design writing assignments with ChatGPT in mind.