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  • Ask students to provide you with a writing sample early in the course.
  • Ask students to provide an introduction and describe their background and interests in the course.
  • Explain in the course syllabus that UT Dallas professors can use Turnitin, an Internet plagiarism resource for faculty.
  • Explain in detail what plagiarism is, what an "original" paper is and how to write a research paper.
  • Contact Dean of Students Office if you have any questions.

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