Posts filed under "Literature / Writing"

Creating a new kind of OWL: Online writing support that makes a difference

  The Excelsior College Online Writing Lab (OWL) is a 2014 recipient of the WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) Award and will accept the award at the WCET Annual Meeting. Today Crystal Sands, Director of the OWL shares with us the goals, process...  [Read More]

Students often confused by the complexities of plagiarism

In my last blog on plagiarism, I explored the complicated nature of plagiarism, how plagiarism is relative to a culture, a field, and even a specific situation. In the end, I called for all of us to work to be more aware...  [Read More]

It’s complicated: plagiarism in our culture

Plagiarism has been in the news a lot lately—a lot. In the last few months, we have seen a rash of high-profile plagiarism incidents. Even writers of hit TV shows are not immune. Some of the accused admit they were wrong and...  [Read More]