Politics & Law

Ouch!: Thief Steals Laptop Containing 5 Years of Ph.D. Student's Research Data

Ouch!: Thief Steals Laptop Containing 5 Years of Ph.D. Student's Research Data

Adriana Lee

Who doesn’t know the horrifying, nerve-jangling experience of losing a mobile device? If it hasn’t yet happened to you, then count your lucky stars. First panic sets in, then shock, usually followed by the stomach-gnawing sensation of utter desperation. And that’s just your run-of-the-mill scenario. Imagine how this poor student feels. When the Rutgers Ph.D. candidate’s Lenovo Thinkpad...