Facebookers, Beware

. Mar 19, 2008

Apparently a Canadian student, although eventually not expelled from his university, was considered a cheater for starting a Facebook group in which solutions to assignment problems were provided. The professor, requesting that the students work independently, noticed the Facebook group and relayed the information to the university's administrators. When news broke out about this situation, many debated whether such online networks, perhaps analogous to a group of tutors, were also a way for people to cheat. What do you think?

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