Here everyone knows about rampant plagiarism, even in the books and dissertations of very high-ranking government officials, but whose career did it ruin, or affect in even a slightly negative way? So why torture students with a ban on plagiarism, and why torture teachers by making them look out for it, not to mention making them read student inventions? It’s a hundred times easier to assign an individual task like “write a report,” and then collect piles of these “copy-pastes,” never read by anyone, and leave them to gather dust in the department office, so that in a few years they can be used as scrap paper. This is typical, age-old behavior in Ukrainian universities – there’s no denying it. And what can you expect from the students when plagiarism is extremely widespread?