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Student resources, Graduate Honor System

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Students have access to a wide range of resources to help them avoid Honor Code violations and to report suspected violations.

Graduate students can also volunteer to serve as panelists, associate chairs, facilitators, or the chair of the Honor System.

Many resources can help you avoid plagiarism in your writing:

The Graduate Honor System Constitution's Appendix also offers examples of plagiarism and suggestions for avoiding it.

Graduate students also can visit the Graduate Student Ombudsperson or seek advise from the Advisor to the GHS, Monika Gibson,

Students accused of Honor Code violations have several rights and responsibilities, which can be found here.