Request From a Former Student

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    A former undergraduate assistant who was never engaged in the project leaves, only to request the project report a few years later. The faculty mentor discovers that the former assistant has turned the report into his M.S. thesis with no acknowledgement of the former mentor’s role in the project.  Appended is commentary from five professionals on this scenario.