In What Ways College Students Preform Academic Dishonesty?

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Since you’re a small child you’re told never to steal from others. It’s one of the fundamental virtues that are drilled into your head your entire life. It seems as people age, they forget the lessons of their youth. A perfect example of this can be seen in the constant use of academic dishonesty. Elmira College defines academic dishonesty as “…any treatment of, or representation of work as if one were fully responsible for it, when it is in fact the work of another or work in which one has received unacknowledged assistance from others.” (46) One of the top ways college students preform academic dishonesty is through plagiarism. The Marian-Webster definition of plagiarizing and academic dishonesty is “to steal and pass off (the ideas or words
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