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Students at the University of Oregon are using an online service called Chegg Study for cheating and UO professors are finding out. In this episode, Meaghan talks with reporter Claire Warner about her investigative piece on Chegg and what the process of writing this story was like.

Original Chegg Article

Learn more about: Claire Warner


"How It's Reported" is a series from the Emerald Podcast Network designed to illuminate how journalists report on the latest news, build trust between news outlets and audiences and promote informed and engaged listeners, which are vital to a healthy democracy.

Multimedia Co-editor Meaghan FitzPatrick produced this podcast and it was edited by Jamie Diep. Graphic: Kelly Kondo/Emerald. Music is "A Fist Full of Organs" by Evan DuPell (@evan-dupell).

Multimedia Desk Co-Editor

Meaghan FitzPatrick is the co-editor for the Multimedia Desk at the Daily Emerald. She enjoys producing audio stories about politics, food and culture.