Academic Integrity Programming



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Academic Integrity Week Kick Off
Time:
October 27, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location:
Drill Field
Details:
The Academic Integrity Week Planning Committee will be hosting kick off tables on the drill field. They will be giving out promotional items, information about the upcoming week, and information about how to win prizes by attending events! The Writing Center will also be there providing information on how to avoid plagiarism and giving citation help.
Rain Plans:
In case of inclement weather, the Kick Off will be moved inside the Union.
URL:
http://www.honorcode.msstate.edu
Sponsored By:
Student Honor Code Office and the Writing Center

Integrity through Service
Time:
October 27, 2014 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Apostolic Assembly of Jesus Christ Church
Details:
Leaders display integrity when serving others. The Office of Student Leadership invites students to participate in Revolution Tutoring. Revolution Tutoring is an opportunity to tutor kids from grades 1-12 in all areas. Participants will help students with homework, studying, projects, and writing assignments while also encouraging students to reach higher in their academics. Click the link below to learn more!
Rain Plans:
Apostolic Assembly of Jesus Christ Church
URL:
https://orgsync.com/71515/opportunities/833187/occurrences/1770193
Sponsored By:
Maroon Volunteer Center, Day One Leadership Program, and the Montgomery Leadership Program

"Cheaters"
Time:
October 27, 2014 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:
Hull Hall Lobby
Details:
We will be playing an academic version of the card game "Mafia" called "Cheaters." We will also be talking about different fun facts about academic integrity that students may not know.
Rain Plans:
N/A

Student Support Services TRiO Lunch
Time:
October 28, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:
Montgomery Hall 15
Details:
Andrew Rendon will be speaking to Student Support Services students about Academic Integrity. Open for TRiO students only.
Rain Plans:
none
URL:
http://www.sss.msstate.edu/
Sponsored By:
Student Support Services

Integrity through Service
Time:
October 28, 2014 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:
3rd Floor Moseley Hall in Maroon Volunteer Center
Details:
Leaders display integrity when serving others. The Office of Student Leadership invites students to participate in Project Linus Blanket Making. Project Linus is a non-profit organization that hand makes blankets for critically ill children. Participants will make no-sew blankets in groups of two or more and be treated to drinks and snacks. Click the link below to learn more!
Rain Plans:
3rd Floor Moseley Hall in Maroon Volunteer Center
URL:
https://orgsync.com/56643/events/865750/occurrences/1864413
Sponsored By:
Maroon Volunteer Center, Day One Leadership Program, and Montgomery Leadership Program

Using Turnitin Effectively
Time:
October 28, 2014 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location:
Presentation Room 1405, Mitchell Memorial Library
Details:
This session is designed for faculty and will cover strategies that can be used to make the plagiarism detection software, Turnitin, more effective as an instructional tool
Rain Plans:
n/a
URL:
http://www.ctl.msstate.edu/
Sponsored By:
Center for Teaching and Learning and the Center for Distance Education

Sleep, Substances, and Studying Info Table
Time:
October 28, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:
Mitchell Memorial Library Lobby
Details:
Have you ever reached for a caffeinated drink when feeling tired but needing a few more hours of study time? Are you wondering how using other substances might affect your academics? Stop by Health Education and Wellness's information table on how sleep and the use of substances might interact with your academic performance. Play our game and win great prizes!
Rain Plans:
Mitchell Memorial Library Lobby
URL:
http://health.msstate.edu/health
Sponsored By:
Health Education & Wellness, University Health Services, Division of Student Affairs

Integrity through Service
Time:
October 29, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location:
Peter's Rock Food Pantry
Details:
Leaders display integrity when serving others. The office of Student Leadership invites students to serve at Peter's Rock Food Pantry. Click the link below to learn more!
Rain Plans:
Peter's Rock Food Pantry
URL:
https://orgsync.com/70818/opportunities/748275/occurrences/1660050
Sponsored By:
Maroon Volunteer Center, Day One Leadership Program, and Montgomery Leadership Program

Student Financial Aid Informational
Time:
October 29, 2014 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:
Student Union
Details:
We are going to be setting up an informational station in the Colvard Student Union, placing emphasis on topics such as smart borrowing strategies and Satisfactory Academic Progress. This informational booth will serve as a prevention tool to help spread awareness of these topics to students to further promote academic integrity.
Rain Plans:
NA
Sponsored By:
Department of Student Financial Aid

Integrity through Service
Time:
October 29, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:
84 Murdock Lane, Starkville, MS 39759
Details:
Leaders display integrity when serving others. The Office of Student Leadership invites students to participate in a Habitat for Humanity shift. Click the link below to learn more!
Rain Plans:
Event cancelled
URL:
https://orgsync.com/56759/opportunities/792380/occurrences/1650214
Sponsored By:
Maroon Volunteer Center, Day One Leadership Program, and Montgomery Leadership Program

Research Ethics & the Graduate Student (ONLINE WORKSHOP)
Time:
October 29, 2014 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:
Online
Details:
This online workshop is part of the Survival Skills for Graduate Students workshop series and discusses aspects of the responsible conduct of research and the MSU Honor Code. Prior registration is required.
Rain Plans:
Not applicable
URL:
http://msstate.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails.aspx?EventId=654&lib=
Sponsored By:
Mississippi State University Libraries

Manage your Time: Avoid the Pitfalls of Poor Academic Performance
Time:
October 29, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:
Allen Hall, Room 246, Lab A
Details:
This seminar will help you monitor and use time effectively to increase performance and achieve goals!
Rain Plans:
N/A
URL:
http://www.tlc.msstate.edu
Sponsored By:
The Learning Center

Job Search Ethics
Time:
October 29, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:
Montgomery Hall 331
Details:
Is it OK to round your GPA up 'just a little' on your resume? Can I accept a job offer yet continue to interview for 'something better'? Find out in this interactive and informative seminar. Great for all undergrads and grad students!
Rain Plans:
This event will happen rain or shine!
URL:
http://www.career.msstate.edu
Sponsored By:
MSU Career Center

"Defend the Code" Superhero Night
Time:
October 29, 2014 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
The YMCA
Details:
The Honor Code Office will host a superhero themed night with opportunities for students to take pictures in a superhero "photobooth", eat snacks, and play an integrity themed game.
Rain Plans:
No rain plans necessary.
URL:
http://www.honorcode.msstate.edu

Academic Trivia
Time:
October 29, 2014 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
McKee Hall Lobby
Details:
We will be playing "Jeopardy" which will be a fun way for students to learn about academic integrity and stuff that they might not know about the honor code and academic misconduct.
Rain Plans:
TBA

Keeping it Honest: Avoiding Plagiarism in Your Papers
Time:
October 30, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
ELI Computer Lab, Mitchell Memorial Library
Details:
Plagiarism is a violation of the MSU Honor Code. This one-hour workshop provides a working definition of plagiarism and offers practical steps to keep your papers plagiarism free!
Rain Plans:
Not applicable
URL:
http://msstate.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails.aspx?EventId=1673&lib=
Sponsored By:
Mississippi State University Libraries

Pizza, Popcorn & a Film
Time:
October 30, 2014 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location:
Holmes Cultural Diversity Center
Details:
Students are invited to stop by the Holmes Cultural Diversity Center's lounge area to watch the film, “The Cheating Crisis” from the 2007 ABC News Primetime report which highlighted the emerging cheating epidemic across American colleges and universities which took the educational community by storm and opened up the door for dialogue on academic integrity.
Rain Plans:
Holmes Cultural Diversity Center
Sponsored By:
Black Student Association (BSA)

Personal Integrity Development Throughout the Lifespan
Time:
October 30, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:
Lee Hall Room 100
Details:
An interactive presentation about ways we develop our individual values systems. Examples from developmental psychology theories of ethical/moral reasoning will be discussed.
Rain Plans:
n.a.

Movie Night at the Amphitheater
Time:
October 30, 2014 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:
The Amphitheater
Details:
Come watch "Ghostbusters" with the Student Honor Code Office and Student Activities and live tweet with us about how the movie relates to ethics and integrity.
Rain Plans:
Rogers Auditorium, McCool Hall
URL:
http://www.honorcode.msstate.edu
Sponsored By:
Student Honor Code Office and Student Activities

Integrity through Service
Time:
October 31, 2014 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
84 Murdock Lane, Starkville, MS 39759
Details:
Leaders display integrity when serving others. The Office of Student Leadership invites students to serve at Habitat for Humanity- help build a home for a local family in need. No experience required! Click the link below to sign up and get more information.
Rain Plans:
Event cancelled
URL:
https://orgsync.com/56759/opportunities/785072/occurrences/1625076
Sponsored By:
Maroon Volunteer Center, Day One Leadership Program, and Montgomery Leadership Program

Integrity through Service
Time:
October 31, 2014 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:
84 Murdock Lane, Starkville, MS 39759
Details:
Leaders display integrity when serving others. The Office of Student Leadership invites students to serve at Habitat for Humanity- help build a home for a local family in need. No experience required! Click the link below to sign up and get more information.
Rain Plans:
Event cancelled
URL:
https://orgsync.com/56759/opportunities/785073/occurrences/1625077
Sponsored By:
Maroon Volunteer Center, Day One Leadership Program, and Montgomery Leadership Program

Responsible Conduct of Research (Panel Discussion)
Time:
October 31, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:
Fowlkes Auditorium - The Union
Details:
Giles Distinguished Professors and Faculty experts will discuss the importance of responsible conduct of research. Graduate Students are especially encourage to attend.
Rain Plans:
N/A
Sponsored By:
The Graduate Office

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