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2014-06-05 08:25:29

Scientific Publisher Embraces Eco-Friendly and Better Submission Practices among Other Changes TORONTO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Canadian Center of Science and Education (CCSE) is a private non-profit that has helped educators and researchers worldwide since 2006. It has partnered with numerous research facilities, community organizations and foundations to provide programs which support education and promote research development. As the publisher of scholarly journals...

2014-05-15 08:38:32

Access to Plagiarism Detection Software Is Central to Efforts to Prevent Duplication, Ensure Originality and Integrity OAKLAND, Calif., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Like most academic institutions, the University of Manitoba is deeply concerned about misconduct and committed to maintaining the highest integrity standards for students and faculty. To ensure academic integrity and avoid plagiarism, the University of Manitoba has integrated leading plagiarism detection technology...

2014-04-08 04:23:12

NITLE, SEE, ICAI and Plagiarism Today sponsor event with theme "From Copying to Critical Thinking" OAKLAND, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced it will host the second annual Plagiarism Education Week from April 21-25, a virtual conference that explores the issue of plagiarism in the classroom from the perspective of educators and students. With a theme of "From Copying to Critical Thinking," the...

2014-03-19 23:30:09

FreeGuestPost.com, a division of NetHosting, has implemented Copyscape software to help website owners avoid publishing plagiarism. Orem, UT (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 FreeGuestPost.com, a division of NetHosting that was launched earlier this year, has implemented Copyscape software to help improve user experience. The software will make it impossible for writers to offer their articles to potential publishers without first being "Certified Original" by an automatic Copyscape scan....

2014-03-05 12:31:11

New functionality allows educators to provide feedback on presentations, performances, mathematical formulas and more OAKLAND, Calif., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced new functionality that allows instructors across the curriculum to check student submissions for originality and provide rich, meaningful feedback on virtually any type of assignment. Students and instructors using Turnitin can now submit any...

2014-03-03 16:31:50

Virtual Conference Features "From Copying to Critical Thinking" Themed Webcasts OAKLAND, Calif., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, invites members of the educational community to submit presentation proposals for the 2014 Plagiarism Education Week, which will be held April 21-25. The second annual virtual conference will feature webcasts and activities that reflect the theme, "From Copying to Critical Thinking." Plagiarism...

2014-02-05 08:35:02

Findings from over 1,000 U.S. colleges and universities over five-year period reveal significant reduction of unoriginal writing and rapid adoption of online grading. OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced a new study analyzing the impact of plagiarism prevention and online grading technology at U.S. institutions of higher education. The study shows that schools using Turnitin reduced unoriginal writing by...

2014-01-23 12:32:08

Turnitin All-Stars Recognizes Schools and Instructors for Effective Grading and Addressing Plagiarism OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced a new recognition program called Turnitin All-Stars. The Turnitin All-Stars Award Program was established to recognize Turnitin educators and institutions that have demonstrated excellence and success in effectively using Turnitin to support student...

2014-01-22 16:28:04

The provider of high quality academic writing now has a new site that makes the ordering process simple and easily done in just a few clicks CHICAGO, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- TopEssayWriting.org, an essay writing service providing top quality academic assignments since 2013, announces the launch of its brand new and redesigned website. In just a few clicks, students can order the writing services they need quickly from the easy to navigate pages. The new redesign further...

2014-01-07 12:31:49

Free winter series focuses on how educators can provide impactful feedback OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced its Winter 2014 schedule of free 30-minute webcasts with a focus on using technology to provide impactful feedback to students and reduce incidents of plagiarism. The popular weekly series had nearly 25,000 registrants for the live 30-minute sessions in 2013. Another 18,000 educators...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.