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Consequences of plagiarism

Undergraduate/Graduate Honor System

  • Zero in assignment
  • Academic probation
  • Notation on transcript
  • Dismissal

Professional embarrassment

  • Stephen Ambrose a noted historian was caught using other's words without crediting them
  • James Frey's book In a Million Little Pieces is exposed as a lie
  • Jonah Lehrer made up quotes in his book Imagine: How Creativity Works
  • Marc Hauser, a noted Harvard psychologist, fabricated scientific data for his work

Student work


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Fall 2016

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