UNH Faculty Senate

Motion on Plagiarism


1. Sponsoring committee: Student Affairs Committee
2. Motion presenter: Mark Wrighton
3. Date of Faculty Senate discussion: March 10, 2003
4. Motion:

The Faculty Senate with the vice president of academic affairs will explore technologies available for detecting plagiarism and will consider the ramifications of the use of these technologies. The Faculty Senate urges the administration and faculty of the University of New Hampshire to better educate students as to what constitutes plagiarism and the expectations regarding the originality of their work.

5. Senate action: passed, on March 10, 2003

Vote: unanimous

Senate chair's signature: Barbara Krysiak, on March 31, 2003

Forwarded to: President Ann Hart, on April 2, 2003
Forwarded to: VPAA David Hiley, on April 2, 2003

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