April 2: Integrity Day

By Robert Boos
Posted April 2, 2018

April 2: Integrity Day

Recognize Metropolitan State’s distinction as a Campus of Integrity. Enjoy a snack as we celebrate Integrity Day noon to 1 p.m. and 5 to 6 p.m., Monday, April 2 at the Student Center, Saint Paul Campus.

Do you know what plagiarism is and how to avoid it? When is it OK to use a picture you found on the Internet? Is it OK for a tutor to help you with your class assignments?

Easily avoid the pitfalls that could jeopardize your university experience. Ensure and protect your academic success by learning about resources to help support academic integrity. Speak with advisors and get a free copy of the “Student Guide to Academic Integrity” to familiarize yourself with the expectations of academic honesty at Metropolitan State University. Get to the Student Center to obtain your copy of the “Student Guide to Academic Integrity.”

The celebration recognizes Metropolitan State’s recent award as a Campus of Integrity.President Ginny Arthur signed an executive order last year establishing an Integrity Day to be observed each semester. Integrity Days are to remind the university community of the high honor, that integrity matters, and acknowledges that most students don’t cheat themselves out of their educations.