Hundreds of people have been asking, so I wanted to give a quick update on the plagiarism charge brought against me by The Consortium for Plant Biotechnology (CBPR). But first, in the likely event that you haven’t heard: CPBR has … Continue reading
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Just a silly pie chart I created for “Designing conference posters” to argue that graphs with illustrations can help viewers absorb results a bit faster than those with just labels and legends. (Please note that although the graphic is a … Continue reading
There are multiple reasons why students plagiarize more these days, but one cause that is never discussed is that students spend all day watching their teachers do it. So, if you happen to be in position of minor influence in … Continue reading
In case you didn’t get the memo, last week was Plagiarism Education Week. Plagiarism has been on my mind, as you probably know, so I celebrated by joining 5 1-hour webinars sponsored by the folks who make Turnitin, the popular … Continue reading
Just created a page called “Preventing plagiarism” under Tips>Academic. If you have a moment to browse, we could use your help. Spread the word.