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1 Cheating the system or cheating yourself?
McKone--Madison Elizabeth (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:49, p.4
4/16/2013 Cheating in academics is on the rise. Due to advances in technology students have found even more ways to cheat. However, by cheating in school you are not only cheating the system, but also yourself. Employers care more about honesty than grades.
2 Sports would improve if "cheating" was legalized
Van Gelder--Jeffrey J. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:18, p.18
10/27/2006 Believes that cheating in sports has become "normal"; photo.
3 New software designed to prevent plagiarism
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 103:5, p.3
9/12/2006 Provost's office has purchased an anti-plagiarism computer program for use by UNI professors.
4 Don't cheat yourself or your peers
Northern Iowan 99:46, p.7
4/1/2003 Confronts the issue of cheating.
5 Student voices
Northern Iowan 99:46, p.11
4/1/2003 Students respond to the question: Would you tell your professor if you caught a student cheating?; photo.
6 Cheaters beware: site stops plagiarism
Northern Iowan 97:54, p.11
4/24/2001 Computer program allows professors to compare student papers with papers available on the Internet.
7 Student voices
Northern Iowan 97:54, p.11
4/24/2001 Students respond to the question "Would you ever consider buying a paper online and turning it in?"; photo.
8 Ethical conditions at UNI questioned
Northern Iowan 97:14, p.8
10/13/2000 Believes the sharing of notes via the Internet is not plagiarism.
9 Untitled
Northern Iowan 93:55, p.20
5/2/1997 Student submits an old high school paper and recieves a "C" instead of the original "A".
10 Untitled
Northern Iowan 93:26, p.13
12/6/1996 Student attempts to cheat on a test.
11 Untitled
Northern Iowan 93:16, p.12
10/25/1996 Student plays video game, cheats on test.
12 The evolution of the institution
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.212
7/1/1995 Establishing the PDL system; defeat of an honor system; the theft and cheating ring; coordination with the other Regents universities; the change from ISTC to SCI and then to UNI; the organization of the colleges; photo.
13 Testing human nature; does cheating in college portend white collar crime?
Northern Iowa Today 75:1, p.12
7/1/1991 Several administrators and faculty consider the nature of cheating and theft.
14 Need an excuse to leave school indefinitely?
Northern Iowan 87:10, p.8
10/5/1990 Students need to be aware of plagiarism, both intentional and unintentional, and the punishments for plagiarism.
15 Plagiarism not tolerated at UNI
Hagerman--Brian (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 85:37, p.10
2/14/1989 A look at definitions of plagiarism and the penalties for those who are caught.
16 Students reveal cheating, lying, stealing attitudes
Northern Iowan 84:37, p.8
2/12/1988 Students talk about cheating in class.
17 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:173, p.1
12/10/1987 Clemens Bartollas relates toy guns to violence in children. Senator Gary Hart speaks on Democratic challenges of the Nineties. Tom Remington speaks on the purchase of term papers. Al Pelham speaks on an increased popularity of catalog shopping.
18 Exam is 'incompetent'
Townsend--Dennis L.
Northern Iowan 81:47, p.3
4/5/1985 Sympathizes with students who cheated on Writing Competency Exam.
19 Students plagiarize exam
Northern Iowan 81:45, p.10
3/29/1985 Evelyn Wood announces that six students plagiarized the Writing Competency Exam.
20 Senate selects searchers
Riedesel--Miles E. (Class of 1983)
Northern Iowan 79:36, p.4
2/18/1983 Faculty Senate names faculty members of presidential search committee; adopts academic ethics statement.
21 Council reviews issue of academic cheating
Northern Iowan 75:22, p.10
11/17/1978 Professor Odell brings matter of cheating to administration.
22 Honor System, Hell!
Northern Iowan 65:5, p.2
9/24/1968 Two executioners and a machine gun-toting professor prevent students from cheating.
23 Only one cheating ring at UNI?
Adams--Jay (Student--1967)
Northern Iowan 64:49, p.5
4/19/1968 Believes many UNI students cheat on their work.
24 Better to banish offenders
Knievel--William R. (Psychology Faculty)
Northern Iowan 64:31, p.2
2/9/1968 Professor Knievel disagrees with Professor Fox; believes it is better to get the cheaters off campus.
25 Dean reveals suspensions; may be more in future
Northern Iowan 64:29, p.1
2/2/1968 Two more students suspended.
26 Punishment does not fit crime
Fox--Josef W. (Philosophy and Humanities Faculty)
Northern Iowan 64:29, p.2
2/2/1968 Professor Fox believes students who were suspended for stealing examinations should be compelled to spend more time in college, not less.
27 Grand jury will not take action
Northern Iowan 64:26, p.1
12/15/1967 Black Hawk County grand jury does not return indictments.
28 President discusses security, instruction
Northern Iowan 64:26, p.1
12/15/1967 President Maucker reports to faculty on recent theft of examinations.
29 Confrontations to discuss cheating
Northern Iowan 64:25, p.4
30 Didn't want bank robbed
Eiklor--John Leonard (History Faculty)
Northern Iowan 64:25, p.2
12/11/1967 Corrects errors in recent news story about test security.
31 "Cheating witch hunt" good?
Northern Iowan 64:24, p.2
12/8/1967 Humorous observations.
32 Correction
Redfern--Richard K. (English Faculty)
Northern Iowan 64:24, p.2
12/8/1967 Corrects earlier statement about examinations.
33 Joint meeting to discuss results of test stealing
Northern Iowan 64:24, p.1
12/8/1967 Closed meeting will focus on what happened and what can be done to prevent similar occurrences.
34 President Maucker upholds suspensions
Northern Iowan 64:24, p.1
12/8/1967 Further recommendations may be forthcoming.
35 Grand jury to hear results of investigation
Northern Iowan 64:23, p.1
12/4/1967 Black Hawk County grand jury will hear evidence on cheating ring.
36 Untitled
Northern Iowan 64:23, p.2
12/4/1967 Senator's son is the ringleader of the term paper cheating ring that was discovered at UNI.
37 Will not alter testing much because of cheating ring
Northern Iowan 64:23, p.6
12/4/1967 Professors talk about their precautions with their tests.
38 Cheating ring squelched?
Northern Iowan 64:22, p.1
12/1/1967 Disciplinary action against eight students.
39 Investigation of cheating ring leads to suspensions
Northern Iowan 64:22, p.5
12/1/1967 Eight students suspended from UNI for terms ranging from six months to three years.
40 Cedar Falls policeman involved in cheating ring
Northern Iowan 64:21, p.1
11/21/1967 Officer dismissed from department.
41 Advisory committee to take action against cheating ring
Northern Iowan 64:20, p.1
11/17/1967 Extent of ring exposed; ten to fifteen students considered "substantially linked"; may face campus and civil discipline.
42 Decision to play athletes criticized, defended
Northern Iowan 64:20, p.10
11/17/1967 Coach Sheriff criticized and defended for playing athletes supposedly linked to cheating ring.
43 FS committee to deal with student cheating
Northern Iowan 64:20, p.1
11/17/1967 Will propose security measures.
44 Grade worship causes cheating
Northern Iowan 64:20, p.2
11/17/1967 Believes that making up tests is not best use of professors' time.
45 The Great Iowan Cultural Revolution
Naton--David (Student--1967)
Northern Iowan 64:20, p.2
11/17/1967 Anti-war elements are hung and called un-American.
46 Untitled
Northern Iowan 64:20, p.10
11/17/1967 Football dinner clouded by charges of cheating by some players.
47 A spoof on the merits of cheating
Pirages--Phillip J. (Classes of 1967 and 1969; English Faculty)
Northern Iowan 64:18, p.2
11/10/1967 "Discovers" letter.
48 Another kind of cheating
Chabert--Henri L. (Modern Language Faculty)
Northern Iowan 64:18, p.2
11/10/1967 Suggests that there may be cheating involved in modern language testing.
49 Cheating ring steals and sells UNI exams
Northern Iowan 64:17, p.1
11/7/1967 Dean Lang reacts to recent claims relating to theft of examinations; university will investigate.
50 'Campus Mafia'--organized cheating ring on campus
Northern Iowan 64:16, p.1
11/3/1967 Anonymous informer claims that a group of people, including a locksmith, has access to all campus offices; this group steals and sells tests.


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