How to write your master’s thesis

How to effectively communicate your thesis points into a cohesive paper is daunting task when it is first assigned. All of the research, counterpoints, writing, drafting, cutting, more writing…it seems...

Did Shakira Plagiarize?

People can typically accuse Shakira of getting catchy Spanish lyrics stuck in their heads, but the singer was recently accused along with fellow Colombian artist Carlos Vives of plagiarizing lyrics...

Why Students Plagiarize

Plagiarizing work in school assignments is something that both teachers and students worry about. Learning why plagiarism happens can help prevent instances in the future. Read on for why it...

How Educators Can Prevent Plagiarism from Day One

The new semester is the perfect time to set new procedures in class. Whether you’ve had these students since September or it’s their first time taking a course with you,...

How to Identify Fake News

2016 seemed to be the year of fake news. Between elections, major news events, and the usual paparazzi style coverage of celebrities, online fake news swirled and caught on like...