plagiarism

University of Amsterdam
Jun 4 '19 10:05

The University of Amsterdam asked an external committee to investigate former rector Dymph van den Boom for possible violations of the rules for scientific integrity. The former rector's work will be reviewed for any suspicious text that could be the result of plagiarism, NU.nl reports.

The investigation was prompted by an investigation by NRC. According to the newspaper, Van den Boom extensively used text that was not properly cited throughout her her academic work and her role as an administrator.

Transavia airplanes at Schiphol
Jan 5 '18 17:35

Transavia took down a video it uploaded to YouTube after the airline was accused of plagiarizing the work of a Dutch model. The videos are supposedly too similar to the videos of YouTuber Lize Korpershoek.

Tim Hofman, a BNNVARA host and Korpershoek friend, wrote several tweets late on Thursday where he accused Transavia of replicating his pal's work. "To copy each and every format of independent content makers is just odd, man" he wrote.

VU-campus-03
Jan 13 '16 13:55

Former economics professor at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Peter Nijkamp and his team did not commit plagiarism and did not tamper with research results, the Academic Integrity Committee of VU Amsterdam and the VU Medical Center concluded in their investigation into the matter

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Oct 29 '15 08:33

Philippe Remarqu, chief editor of Dutch newspaper the Volkskrant, has published a letter on the newspaper's website in which he apologizes for plagiarism committed by one of their young interns. "This is an unacceptable mistake. I offer our apologies to the readers, like the authors and media whose work was abused", he writes.

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