Lawyers Defending College Students Against Alcohol, Drug, Sexual Assault, Plagiarism and Other Violations in Colleges, Universities & Courts

April 2017

Hidden Dangers in Plagiarism

Coming from a sea town just north of Boston, it is fair to say we have an overwhelming amount of sailors, seamen and general oceanic folk. There’s a metaphor I was taught in grade school about how to navigate life vis a vis the parts of life that hurt you the most aren’t visible, unless you already know about them. It compares this idea to launching your vessel in the harbors, the water looks good and the sun might be shining, but there are in fact rocks that, should you hit, will sink you.