Melanie & Plagiarism

Source: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/onpolitics/2016/07/19/melania-trump-republican-convention-speech-plagiarism/87278088/

Fantastic teaching moment from this incident.

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Questions:

  • What is plagiarism?
  • Why shouldn’t students (or anyone else for the matter) plagiarise?
  • What kind of impression does it give to others?
  • What kind of impact will it have on the student’s report?