Colby, Bates, and Bowdoin colleges are co-sponsoring a one-day conference on
plagiarism on 15 October 2003 at Colby.
Part of a Mellon grant to develop an instruction program to discourage the
occurrence of plagiarism among undergraduates, the conference, "Information
Ethics and Academic Honesty," provides a forum to discuss the global issues
of plagiarism for higher education. By bringing together faculty,
librarians, technologists, administrators, and students from a range of
schools, this event seeks to provide multiple perspectives on the ethical,