Plagiarism Education Week, April 21-25

Turnitin is sponsoring their second annual Plagiarism Education Week with a series of free daily webcasts on a variety of topics related to the theme From Copying to Critical Thinking. The webcasts are presented by instructors who share ideas and best practices around plagiarism education.

The webcasts are offered at a variety of times, during the day and evening. Peruse the session titles for details and register for those of interest.

Monday, April 21 Understanding Plagiarism with Help from Dr. Seuss
Tuesday, April 22 Tweets from the French Revolution? Using What Students Know to Promote Original Work and Critical Thinking
Wednesday, April 23 “I Plagiarized My Child’s Birth”: From Extreme Plagiarism to Contextualized Understanding
Thursday, April 24 How to Keep Your Job, Not Lose Your Reputation, Avoid Getting Sued, and Not Kill People
Thursday, April 24 IRAC, Therefore I Write

Friday, April 25th, at 1:00 p.m. the CTL will be hosting the final webcast, Survival of the Fittest: Adapting Methodologies for Successful Plagiarism Discussions, and invites faculty to join us in viewing and discussing how to “help incoming college students’ understanding of plagiarism evolve as they write, paraphrase, and peer edit their first college research paper.”

We will view and discuss in McKillop 208. Light refreshments will be served.
Please RSVP at http://bit.ly/CTLevents_1314