]> Plagiarism Resource Site - General http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=taxonomy/term/26/0 en Ivys shun plagiarism detection tool http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/328 <p><a href="http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601103&amp;sid=aHvAuVssqroE&amp;refer=us">Bloomberg.com </a> reports that several Ivy League Universities are refusing to subscribe to plagiarism detection resources claiming that, "using software would undermine the trust between teachers and students."</p> General Honor Codes Wed, 11 Oct 2006 10:04:21 -0400 Turnitin & copyright http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/313 <p>In an article in <a href="http://www.dailytoreador.com/media/storage/paper870/news/2006/04/04/Opinion/Turnitin.com.Unreliable.In.Stopping.Plagiarism-1778454.shtml?norewrite200604040920&amp;sourcedomain=www.dailytoreador.com">Texas Tech's</a> student paper, a law student questions the legality of Turnitin's practice of acquring for free and storing entire student essays.</p> Ethics General Intellectual Property Tue, 04 Apr 2006 09:24:50 -0400 NYC secondary schools adopt turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/304 <p>A number of public and private secondary schools in the NYC area have subscribed to <a href="http://www.nysun.com/article/28420">Turnitin</a>.</p> General Turnitin - High Schools Fri, 03 Mar 2006 11:31:55 -0500 'Does plagiarism matter?' http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/303 <p>Jonathan Wolff muses on plagiarism in <a href="http://education.guardian.co.uk/higher/comment/story/0,,1714001,00.html">The Guardian</a>.</p> Ethics General General General Tue, 21 Feb 2006 10:57:39 -0500 NPR revisits 'Cut and paste plagiarism' http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/300 <blockquote><p><a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5205929&amp;ft=1&amp;f=5">Talk of the Nation</a>: Every writer, student and scholar is supposed to give credit, where credit's due, but it's easier and easier to steal. The Internet gives everyone access to enormous amounts of material, and reproduction is a lot faster than research. Guests on the program discuss the plague of plagiarism. (Guests: Donald McCabe, John Barrie, Michael Williams.)</p></blockquote> Ethics General Tue, 14 Feb 2006 19:18:06 -0500 UNH to trial Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/298 <p><a ahref="http://www.seacoastonline.com/news/02122006/news/87454.htm">The University of New Hamphsire</a> has decided to test Turnitin. "The cost for Turnitin, . . . according to the faculty minutes, is $11,056 for a year and $27,356 for three years."</p> General Sun, 12 Feb 2006 12:37:49 -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 LexisNexis partners with iParadigms http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/269 "LexisNexis and iParadigms [the creators of Turnitin] teamed up to create a product called CopyGuard to help detect plagiarism and copyright infringement and protect intellectual property." General Tue, 23 Aug 2005 13:08:28 -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 Plagiarism revisited http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/264 <a href="http://www.ajr.org/Article.asp?id=3933">American Journalism Review</a> includes an article on the culture-wide problem of plagiarism. Ethics General General Thu, 28 Jul 2005 10:11:00 -0400 More plagiarism woes for offshore programs http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/259 According the <a href="http://www.smh.com.au/news/National/No-pay-for-lecturer-who-raised-alarm-on-plagiarism/2005/05/22/1116700595128.html">Sydney Morning Herald</a>, a lecturer at the University of Western Sydney finds herself in an awkward position in plagiarism matter: The lecturer, who teaches at the university's College of Law and Business, said she could not approve student results for the university's commerce course in Hong Kong until the university dealt with plagiarism claims. Ethics General Mon, 23 May 2005 09:49:00 -0400 Anti-plagiarism measures at Nebraska http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/252 <a href="http://www.dailynebraskan.com/vnews/display.v/ART/2005/04/27/426f324ae1140">University of Nebraska, Lincoln</a>, has instituted several measures to counter plagiarism among students: including courses on library research and on accidental plagiarism. They will also soon pilot SafeAssignment, the plagiarism detection tool now available through BlackBoard. Ethics General General General Wed, 27 Apr 2005 19:39:00 -0400 Faculty plagiarism on the rise? http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/251 The <a href="http://www.csmonitor.com/2005/0427/p15s01-legn.html">CS Monitor</a> considers the recent spat of high profile plagiarism cases among faculty: In recent years, students have been heavily prepped on the perils of plagiarism. But it turns out their teachers, in some cases, have been more lax. Ethics General General General Wed, 27 Apr 2005 19:34:00 -0400 Plagiarism thread http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/245 A discussion of plagiarism appears at <a href="http://www.metafilter.com/mefi/40621">MetaFilter</a>. General General Tue, 22 Mar 2005 11:49:00 -0500