Courtesy of the Twitterverse — a campy University of Washington video on how to avoid plagiarism.
I’m not sure it does what it aims to do. It’s worth a chuckle or two, but there’s lots of filler. And is it really the proper way for an esteemed university to teach a lesson as important as this one? I’m curious how Minnesota colleges do this.
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Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.