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Academic Honesty

Harvard Kicks Out Dozens For Cheating

AP | BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 04.03.2013 | College

BOSTON — Harvard University said Friday it issued academic sanctions against approximately 60 students who were forced to withdraw from school f...

Lance Armstrong Is Right About One Thing

Victor Dorff | Posted 03.20.2013 | Education
Victor Dorff

I wonder how often our children interpret our effort to encourage them as an implicit instruction to do "whatever it takes" to rise to the top. While we are thinking, "Spend more time studying," they may be hearing, "If cheating is what it takes, then so be it."

When Did Cheating Become a Controversial Topic?

Victor Dorff | Posted 03.11.2013 | Education
Victor Dorff

Perhaps I am delusional, but I seem to recall a time when everyone agreed that cheating was wrong. Today, cheating seems to have evolved into an insidious disease infecting our society.

Do Teen Cheaters Become Adult Cheaters?

The Mash | John Mederich and Maria Castellucci | Posted 12.27.2011 | Home

Katie, a senior at Plainfield North who asked for her last name to be withheld, felt confident that she was prepared for her AP Statistics exam. But w...

Faculty Need More Support to Go After Cheaters

David Callahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
David Callahan

When Richard Quinn, a business professor at the University of Central Florida, accused many of his students of cheating earlier this month, he probably didn't expect to find himself at the center of a national media story.

Schools Turn To Plagiarism Detection Software To Find Cheaters

Inside Higher Ed | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

It wasn't that hard for admissions officers for the M.B.A. program at Pennsylvania State University to figure out that they had a plagiarism problem t...