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  A junior in a lower level humanities course was found guilty of looking at a cheat sheet during a quiz. During the hearing, the student admitted that he was unprepared for the quiz and made a poor decision. The ...

Just before a quiz that he later said he had not prepared for, a senior in a lower level humanities course created a small cheat sheet. When the professor noticed the paper in his hand and confronted him, the student ...

When a sophomore in a lower level social science course did not understand a homework assignment question, he consulted his roommate, who showed him the answers and left. The student copied his roommate’s responses, which the course professor noted while ...

In January 2009, Pennsylvania hip-hop artist Asher Roth told the world how much he loved college. His hit song “I Love College” proved to be the highlight of his career just as it was beginning. Roth, 23 at the time, ...

• A freshman shared a computer with a friend in his lower level science class while they worked on a homework assignment. Unsure of how to answer some of the questions, the student looked at his friend’s answers. While grading the ...

Students can declare a new minor ­— Sustainability Sciences (SSC) — in Emory’s Department of Environmental Sciences (ENVS) this fall. “One of the big goals of this is to prepare students to be able to understand and have creative solutions ...

• After using plagiarism detection software while grading a freshman’s paper, a lower level science course professor found that the student had copied the entire paper from online sources without referencing them. The student admitted that, because he was behind ...

• After using plagiarism detection software while grading a freshman’s paper, a lower level science course professor found that the student had copied the entire paper from online sources without referencing them. The student admitted that, because he was behind ...

The following reports are real cases adjudicated by the Emory College Honor Council. Any personally identifiable information has been omitted to protect the privacy of all parties involved. •  Before the start of a lower level science course exam, a ...