Day: March 1, 2018

University Mental Health Day 2018

University Mental Health Day, March 1st 2018

University Mental Health Day is today (1st of March). This year’s theme is CommUNIty. There is a long and well established link between mental health and community. A sense of belonging, social support and your environment can directly affect your mental wellbeing. Thinking about this theme really resonates with many people’s experiences as a student…Continue Reading University Mental Health Day 2018

Turnitin Academic Integrity Conference

Screenshot from Similarity Report in Turnitin Feedback Studio

I attended Turnitin’s Academic Integrity Conference in Newcastle on 19th October 2017. The afternoon sessions focused on academic integrity and the new front in plagiarism – contract cheating. This was a very timely discussion with the release of the QAA’s report on Contracting to Cheat in Higher Education So while Turnitin may help in identify…Continue Reading Turnitin Academic Integrity Conference