]> Plagiarism Resource Site - Turnitin - Universities http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=taxonomy/term/28/0 en Turnitin Faces more criticism http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/335 <p><a http://media.www.dailyorange.com/media/storage/paper522/news/2007/02/23/News/Professors.Criticize.Plagiarism.Web.Site-2738478.shtml=”">The Daily Motion</a> reports that professors at Syracuse University are beginning to question the effects turnitin.com has on professor-student relationships.</p> Turnitin - Universities Wed, 28 Feb 2007 09:52:24 -0500 Turnitin and student privacy http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/331 <p>There is a growing concern at <a href="http://www.buffalo.edu/reporter/vol38/vol38n7/articles/FSEC.html">University of Buffalo</a> regarding the extent to which the use of Turnitin violates student privacy. </p> Turnitin - Universities Fri, 13 Oct 2006 09:25:14 -0400 KU drops turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/319 <p><a href="http://www.wibw.com/home/headlines/3966691.html">U of Kansas</a> has decided not to renew its subscription to turnitin, citing costs:</p> <blockquote><p> The university has subscribed to the program for years. But in a recent e-mail, university officials said the subscription would not be renewed after it expired October third because of copyright concerns and the $22,000 cost. </p></blockquote> <p>See <a href="http://blogs.kansas.com/weblog/2006/09/welcome_to_plag.html">WE blog</a> for popular response.</p> Turnitin - Universities Wed, 20 Sep 2006 19:12:06 -0400 Mt St Vincent University bans detection software http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/305 <p>The University Senate at <a href="http://www.cbc.ca/ns/story/ns-msvu-plagiarism20060308.html">MSVU </a>in Nova Scotia has agreed to ban "all plagiarism detection software as of May."</p> Ethics Intellectual Property Turnitin - Universities Wed, 08 Mar 2006 13:30:12 -0500 Turnitin prompts debate @ CMU http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/288 At a panel discussion, <a href="http://www.cm-life.com/vnews/display.v/ART/2005/10/24/435c56dca8008">Central Michigan</a> "students and staff raised questions . . . about the university investing nearly $15,000 for a new service to help prevent plagiarism." Ethics General Turnitin - Universities Mon, 24 Oct 2005 19:20:23 -0400 UMass subscribes to Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/287 The <a href="http://www.masslive.com/hampfrank/republican/index.ssf?/base/news-1/112988081423910.xml&amp;coll=1">University of Massachusetts</a> has decided to subscribe to Turnitin. The subscription will cost $20,000/year. 4,000 schools have subscribed to <a href="http://www.browndailyherald.com/media/paper472/news/2005/10/20/CampusWatch/Plagiarism.Detection.Service.Turnitin.Spreads.To.Over.4000.Schools.Worldwide-1027726.shtml">Turnitin</a> General Turnitin - Universities Fri, 21 Oct 2005 10:22:45 -0400 UCO subscribes to Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/270 <a href="http://www.thevistaonline.com/vnews/display.v/ART/2005/08/25/430ce1c87fb1e">University of Central Oklahoma</a> has decided to subscribe to Turnitin for one year. Turnitin - Universities Fri, 26 Aug 2005 14:43:31 -0400 Iowa encourages faculty to use Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/268 The <a href="http://www.press-citizen.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050813/NEWS01/508130308/1079/NEWS01">U of Iowa</a> has recently begun to encourage its faculty to use the Turnitin subscription that the university has had for three years. General Turnitin - Universities Tue, 23 Aug 2005 12:56:16 -0400 Cheating on the rise at Penn State http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/260 <a href="http://www.pennlive.com/newsflash/pa/index.ssf?/base/news-27/1117715558162830.xml&amp;storylist=penn">Penn State</a> announced "it found 341 incidents of cheating last year, more than quadruple the total number reported from 1997 to 2001." This increase has prompted the university to acquire a subscription to Turnitin.com. General Turnitin - Universities Thu, 02 Jun 2005 13:26:00 -0400 Barnard opts for Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/227 <a href="http://www.columbiaspectator.com/vnews/display.v/ART/2004/12/07/41b54bcdb60ba">Barnard College</a> signs on for a one-year trial subscription to the plagiarism detection service, Turnitin.com. General Turnitin - Universities Tue, 07 Dec 2004 22:44:00 -0500 Massey University (NZ) embraces Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/115 <a href="http://www.computerworld.co.nz/news.nsf/UNID/AD99BBFBE086E42CCC256E59006EBCB4?OpenDocument">Computerworld</a> contains a balanced report on academic plagiarism and Massey's response to it. Turnitin - International Turnitin - Universities Wed, 17 Mar 2004 09:35:00 -0500 Detection and instruction http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/104 <a href="http://www.dailystar.com/dailystar/dailystar/12999.php">University of Arizona</a> combines Turnitin and information literacy initiatives to reduce student plagiarism. Turnitin - Universities Mon, 08 Mar 2004 09:22:00 -0500 NCSU doesn't renew with Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/88 <a href="http://technicianonline.com/story.php?id=008680">North Carolina State University</a> has not renewed its subscription to Turnitin because of "national concerns about the ethics of the program." Intellectual Property Turnitin - Universities Mon, 02 Feb 2004 15:56:00 -0500 Maine Colleges Respond to Plagiarism http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/86 <a href="http://www.mainepublicradio.org/asx/040129plagiarism.asx" target="_blank">Maine Public Broadcasting</a>* reports on measures taken by the University of Maine and Colby, Bates, and Bowdoin colleges to address the issue of student plagiarism. (*Requires Windows Media Player) General Intellectual Property Turnitin - Universities Fri, 30 Jan 2004 13:07:00 -0500 Turnitin with a twist http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/69 Like many universities<a href="http://www.idsnews.com/story.php?id=19898">,Indiana University</a> is currently testing Turnitin. One unusual proposal, however, has surfaced during faculty discussion of the intellectual property rights issue that attends the deployment of Turnitin on campus: faculty at IU are considering the option of allowing students to submit their own essays directly to the plagiarism detection tool. One advocate of the idea suggests that such a practice will educate them about the issue of plagiarism Turnitin - Universities Wed, 19 Nov 2003 09:38:00 -0500