Plagiarism allegations jolt Illinois school

Illinois School District 203’s superintendent moved to reassign Naperville Central High School Principal Jim Caudill next school year, while student Steve Su is being asked to return his valedictorian’s medal, after each plagiarized portions of speeches they gave during commencement events last week, the Chicago Tribune reports. The news comes as memoir writers, university professors, and even a White House adviser have been engulfed in a growing wave of plagiarism allegations sweeping the nation. Many high schools and universities have responded by enacting tough standards against the practice, which is increasingly rampant in the internet age…

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