Press Releases

Turnitin—already using GDPR-approved practices—is dedicated to protecting privacy and data integrity for individuals and for educational institutions

Duncan joins Turnitin to support development of instructional writing tools and resources promoting academic integrity, critical thinking, and authentic writing in K-12 and higher education

Turnitin writing resources help K-12 teachers and faculty in higher education support student writing and originality of thought

With the help of academic integrity researchers, forensic linguists, and machine learning experts, Turnitin is developing a solution to counter the threat contract cheating poses to institutions’ values.

Turnitin’s popular solutions integrate easily with eThink’s Moodle solution, providing a seamless experience for eThink clients.

Turnitin honors 46 institutions and individuals worldwide for their resourceful commitment to enhancing student outcomes with tools to support academic integrity in writing

Turnitin will work with Kyorinsha to protect the integrity of their customers’ publications and will offer Japanese authors and editors access to Turnitin’s market- leading originality checking solution

Judges say Turnitin products support teachers in writing instruction and describe Revision Assistant and Feedback Studio as “student centered,” “impressive,” and providing “intelligent markup.”

Inclusion of Lexile® measures for Revision Assistant writing prompts aids teachers in assigning prompts that are appropriate to students’ reading level

Revision Assistant helps norm grading and essay feedback for teachers in creative application of education technology supporting writing instruction

Revision Assistant’s Spotlight feature gives teachers insight into student writing skills and progress over time; Expansion Pack offers additional high-quality content for engaging writing instruction

Turnitin will work to protect the intellectual property of JAC’s rightsholders and raise awareness of issues such as publication ethics and research integrity.

Event gathered ideas, showcased products that improve learning outcomes through smarter assessment and technology integration

New content partner, the global arXiv open-access scientific digital archive, to compare papers with Turnitin database.

Fifty-eight educators in twenty-one countries recognized for their dedication and innovation in academic integrity and student engagement

Archived Press Releases

24 November 2015
Global Study by Turnitin Shows 30 Percent Drop in Unoriginal Writing in Higher Education; Digital Feedback Tools Grow By Triple Digits

18 November 2015
Turnitin Appoints Jill Hedrick as Senior Vice President of North American Sales

29 October 2015
Turnitin Helps Wikipedia Protect Copyright and Support Student Research and Writing

20 October 2015
Turnitin Announces Global Innovation Awards Winners

22 September 2015
Turnitin Hosts 3rd Annual “Student Success Week” October 5-9

10 September 2015
Turnitin Back To School Series Promotes Writing With Integrity

1 June 2015
Turnitin Announces Global Innovation Awards Program

21 May 2015
Turnitin Makes Two Executive Appointments to Support Product Expansion and Global Growth

28 April 2015
Turnitin Announces Availability of Turnitin Scoring Engine for Automated Writing Assessment

22 April 2015
Turnitin Announces 2015 Winners of its National All-Stars Award Program

1 April 2015
Turnitin Hosts 3rd Annual Plagiarism Education Week April 20-24

3 March 2015
Former Pearson CEO William Ethridge Joins Turnitin Board of Directors

3 Feb 2015
Turnitin Opens Nominations for 2015 All-Stars Award Program

27 Jan 2015
Turnitin Spring Webcasts Focus on Strategies for Educators to Improve Student Outcomes

22 Jan 2015
Turnitin Appoints Bobby Wilson as Chief Financial Officer

7 Oct 2014
Turnitin Acquires LightSide Labs to Support Formative Feedback on Student Writing

3 Sep 2014
Turnitin Fall Webcasts Feature Online Grading, Feedback and Plagiarism Awareness Strategies

29 Aug 2014
iParadigms Acquires Ephorus to Support International Expansion

22 Jul 2014
Turnitin Usage by California State University Campuses Reaches Record Levels

3 Jun 2014
Turnitin Opens Call for Papers for 2014 "Student Success Week"

2 Jun 2014
Acquisition of iParadigms for $752 Million Led by Insight Venture Partners

8 Apr 2014
Turnitin Hosts 2nd Annual Plagiarism Education Week April 21-25

16 Mar 2014
Turnitin Announces Winners for All-Stars Award Program

12 Mar 2014
Turnitin Launches Free Online “Teaching Tools” Resource

5 Mar 2014
Turnitin Announces “Grade Anything” Features for Evaluating All Types of Student Work

3 Mar 2014
Turnitin Issues Call for Papers for 2014 Plagiarism Education Week

26 Feb 2014
Turnitin Announces Finalists for Award Program

20 Feb 2014
Phoenix Union High School District Expands Turnitin Use to Sixteen Schools

5 Feb 2014
Turnitin Study Shows Impact of Plagiarism Prevention and Online Grading at Higher Education Institutions

23 Jan 2014
Turnitin Opens Nominations for New Award Program for Educators

14 Jan 2014
Turnitin for iPad Surpasses 100,000 Downloads

7 Jan 2014
Turnitin Webcasts to Address Plagiarism Prevention and Improving Critical Thinking Skills

22 Oct 2013
Turnitin “Cloud Submit” Allows Student Paper Submissions from Google Drive and Dropbox

15 Oct 2013
Turnitin Hosts "Student Success Week" Oct. 28-Nov. 1

25 Sep 2013
Turnitin Study Shows Significant Reduction in Unoriginal Writing Among High School Students

18 Sep 2013
Turnitin and Announce 6th International Integrity and Plagiarism Conference

21 Aug 2013
Turnitin's Fall Webcasts Help Educators Improve Their Feedback

08 Aug 2013
Turnitin for iPad Allows Educators to Grade Anywhere

13 May 2013
Turnitin to Participate in Google I/O on May 16, 2013

22 Apr 2013
Turnitin Launches Interactive Website that Rates Student Research Sources

11 Apr 2013
Turnitin Named Finalist by Return on Education Innovation Awards

09 Apr 2013
Turnitin Hosts Plagiarism Education Week April 22-26

02 Apr 2013
Turnitin Selected as CODiE Award Finalist for Best Cross-Curricular Educational Solution

14 Feb 2013
Turnitin Releases Website Grading Rubric as Free Educational Resource