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Honor Code is not a constraint, but a privilege

Posted by on Jan 21, 2016 in Articles, Events, News and Events, Union News | Comments Off on Honor Code is not a constraint, but a privilege

Honor Code is not a constraint, but a privilege

  Published in the Concordiensis on January 21, 2016. “By Kim Bolduc While manning the table at the Honor Code Open House this past Thursday, I was questioned by a student as to what the event was all about. I explained that we hoped to raise awareness of academic integrity on campus and to encourage discussion of the Honor Code. My explanation caught the student off-guard; he looked at me rather puzzled and said, ‘I didn’t know the Honor Council did anything besides punish people.’ . . .” Read more at:...

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Honor Code Open House

Posted by on Jan 14, 2016 in Events, News and Events, Union News | Comments Off on Honor Code Open House

Honor Code Open House

Honor Code Open House: January 14, 2016 Honor Council Members welcomed fellow members of the Union community to an Honor Code Open House on January 14, 2016, to encourage discussion of the Honor Code. Activities involved writing one word on a banner titled “What does the Honor Code mean to You?” and having a photo taken to win a free Honor Code...

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2015 First Year Orientation Presentation

Posted by on Nov 11, 2015 in Events, Students, Union News | Comments Off on 2015 First Year Orientation Presentation

2015 First Year Orientation Presentation

  From left to right: Honor Council Chairs Stephanie DiGiorgio ’17, Frank Rocco ’17, and Kim Bolduc ’17 at the Honor Code Orientation Presentation. Credit: Matt Milless.   Honor Council Officers and Members gave a presentation to the Class of 2019 during first year orientation and also invited incoming students to sign the Union College Honor Code banner. This banner will be displayed around campus throughout the year. The presentation, which focused on the values of the Honor Code and potential violations, is accessible through the link below: 2015 Honor Code...

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Liberal Arts Colleges Gather to Discuss the Importance of Honor Code Policies: Concordiensis

Posted by on Nov 11, 2015 in Articles, Events, Union News | Comments Off on Liberal Arts Colleges Gather to Discuss the Importance of Honor Code Policies: Concordiensis

Liberal Arts Colleges Gather to Discuss the Importance of Honor Code Policies: Concordiensis

Conference attendees on the steps of Hamilton College’s Philip Spencer House. Mary Locke ’16, Stephanie DiGiorgio ’17, and Kim Bolduc ’17 attended the conference on Union’s behalf. Credit: Stephen Orvis.    Published in the Concordiensis on October 8, 2014. “By Kim Bolduc This past weekend, three members of the Honor Council accompanied Dean Wunderlich to an Honor Code conference at Hamilton College in Clinton, NY. Representatives from four other small liberal arts colleges from around the country joined them to discuss the differing Honor Code...

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Honor Code discussion among first year engineering students

Posted by on Oct 5, 2012 in Events, News and Events | 0 comments

Honor Council Chair Najiba Keshwani discusses the Honor Code with first year engineering students on October 2, 2012.  Professor Ron Bucinell arranged a joint meeting with several sections of Exploring...

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Campus Talk: 1 p.m. Thursday, 9/27/2012, Nott Memorial

Posted by on Sep 21, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

 Leading philosopher to discuss The Honor Code: How Moral Revolutions Happen (New York: Norton, 2010)   To help mark the return of an honor code at Union, Kwame Anthony Appiah, one of the country’s leading philosophers, will speak at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, in the Nott Memorial.   His talk, “The Honor Code: How Moral Revolutions Happen,” takes its title from his 2010 best-selling book. The talk is free and open to the public.   Named one of Foreign Policy’s Top 100 public intellectuals, Appiah is the Laurence S. Rockefeller University Professor of...

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