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- `NIP'ing: College cheating at its worst. Roche, George // Inside Tucson Business;10/9/95, Vol. 5 Issue 28, p5
Opinion. Comments on the uncovering of cheating incidents in American colleges and universities. Deliberate falsification of information used in ranking guides; Elimination of low-performing groups to raise overall scores.
- Academica cosa nostra? Wolff, Simon // New Scientist;4/17/93, Vol. 138 Issue 1869, p45
Comments on the promotion system at British universities in the light of the allegation that promotions at Italian universities were made on the basis of political connections rather than on scientific merit. Weak correlation between level of appointment and scientific standing and output;...
- University on trial for rigging prices. // New Scientist;7/4/92, Vol. 135 Issue 1828, p9
Reports that the US Justice Department is accusing some of America's most prestigious universities of operating a cartel and conspiring to raise the price of a college education. Some of the universities included; The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has contested the charges; Cost to...
- An Ivy League cartel. Leslie, C.; Hutchison, S. // Newsweek;8/21/1989, Vol. 114 Issue 8, p65
Reports that the US Department of Justice is seeking records from about 20 colleges and universities to determine if the schools violated federal antitrust laws by exchanging financial information before setting tuition fees and financial-aid packages. Ivy League schools have formed an informal...
- New Online Effort Seeks to End Corruption at Ugandan Universities. // Journal of Blacks in Higher Education (BruCon Publishing Co.);6/14/2012, p10
The article reports on the launch of NotInMyCountry.org, a web site developed by a group of Ugandan citizens to help in identifying and stopping corruption in universities in the country.
- Your cheatin' heart. // Psychology Today;Nov92, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p9
Reports that Kansas psychologist Stephen F. Davis found 40 to 60 percent of college students today would cheat on tests rather than fail. First study of academic dishonesty counted 23 percent of undergraduates as cheaters, 1941; Students' perceptions of college; Men versus women; Factors; More.
- Diplomas for sale. // PA Times;Dec99, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p10
Focuses on the practice among colleges in Russia to sell academic diplomas. Price range of the diplomas; Reasons for the wide occurrence of such diploma sales.
- Diplomas for Sale. Kauffman, Nils // Transitions Online;2/4/2008, p4
The article reports that graft is a widespread problem in the Moldovan education system. In 2007, The Center for Combating Economic Crime and Corruption in Chisinau, Moldova documented 315 cases of corruption. A recent survey by the Institute for Public Policy in Chisinau indicates that each...
- Arkansas colleges entangled in corruption probe. Lieb, David A. // Community College Week;04/06/98, Vol. 10 Issue 18, p2
Reports on the involvement of Black River Technical College in Little Rock, Arkansas on state corruption probe over gift certificates to a state lawmaker. Allegations against East Arkansas Community College and Black River Technical College; Records obtained from the community college student...