Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2002 14:57:03 -0500
Author: "Karl I. Trappe"
Subject: Fwd: Re: Fwd: Re: WebAssign
Colleagues: following is a response by our in-house homework server
which is available free of charge to you. Enjoy. Karl
>From: C Fred Moore
>Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2002 12:47:11 -0500
>To: "Karl I. Trappe"
>Subject: Re: Fwd: Re: WebAssign
>I view this as wonderful.
>Since we do not do any marketing (what-so-ever), we get most of our
>use from former "webAssign" users.
>I have not had any teacher who previously used "webAssign" complain
>that the "Homework Service" lacked any features which were dear to
>However, I suspect that there are some good features in "webAssign"
>which the "Homework Service" doesn't support.
>The usage of the "Homework Service" more than doubled during the
>You might suggest to Roger that he look at the URL
>Most teachers are amazed at the quality of problems we have and
>the lack of features either "webAssign" or "LON-CAPA" have.
>"LON-CAPA" can make fairly good features, but the problem banks
>do not have problems with these nice features developed.
>Quoting "Karl I. Trappe"
>> Fred: I pass this along to you in case you want to see what is being
>> done at another university. If you have questions/suggestions, Roger
>> Key is a longtime colleague. Karl
>> >Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2002 06:41:22 -0700
>> >From: Roger Key
>> >Subject: Re: WebAssign
>> >X-Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > >To: email@example.com
>> >Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
>> >Sender: email@example.com
>> >We use the free version called WWWassign, available from
>> >If you have appropriate tech support where you are, this might be a
>> >low-cost alternative. We like it so far ....
>> >- Roger
>> >At 05:58 AM 6/27/2002, you wrote:
>> >>Are any of you at WebAssign? (Hi Aaron!)
>> >>Cynthia Coutre
>> >>Lab Manager, Webmaster
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>> > Roger Key firstname.lastname@example.org
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