Plagiarism Workshop Wed. 11/14

The Dreaded “P” Word – Plagiarism:
What it is, what it isn’t, and how to avoid it in the first place

A one-hour workshop with activities and snacks for anyone interested in acquiring better techniques for reading, researching, and writing.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 5pm in Scalia Classroom in Dinand

Students will:
Learn skills to improve project planning to avoid accidental plagiarism
Learn how to identify useful, credible sources and assess existing scholarship
Practice techniques for engaged reading of sources and purposeful note-taking
Integrate summary and paraphrase of sources into their writing
Understand why citation and documentation is important
Properly cite research to avoid appearance of plagiarism

*Hosted by Alicia Hansen and Laurie Ann Britt-Smith