Topic: Graduate School

News, University News

Corporation approves tuition hike in FY19

February 11, 2018 0 comments

On Saturday Feb. 11 the Corporation, the University’s uppermost governing body, voted to approve a $1.1 billion budget for the 2019 fiscal year, which is a 3.8 percent increase from last year’s and the largest in the University’s history.

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Graduate student unionization

February 4, 2018 0 comments

I write regarding the article of Feb. 2, 2018, “SUGSE fears University stalling talks on grad student unionization,” and to respond to and correct some of the points made in the article.

Grad school strives to recruit underrepresented students

News, University News

Grad school strives to recruit underrepresented students

November 7, 2017 0 comments

The University announced that the “largest-ever cohort of students” from historically underrepresented groups entered graduate programs this fall.

Lives of two Iranian students upturned by Trump immigration bans

News, University News

Lives of two Iranian students upturned by Trump immigration bans

March 24, 2017 0 comments

As President Trump signed his first executive order on immigration, Babak Hemmatian GS discovered his father’s colon cancer had spread to his other organs.

Graduate student unionization affiliation vote closes

Metro, News

Graduate student unionization affiliation vote closes

March 22, 2017 0 comments

Today, the debate over graduate student unionization at the University starts a new chapter.

Columns, Opinions

Miller ’19: Why not Brown?

March 6, 2017 0 comments

Brown should reinvigorate its long dormant effort to expand and create graduate professional schools.

DIAP prompts graduate school admissions to rethink recruitment

News, University News

DIAP prompts graduate school admissions to rethink recruitment

January 29, 2017 0 comments

As part of the University’s Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan, the Graduate School has begun to reshape its recruitment efforts.

New specializations offered for PhD students

University News

New specializations offered for PhD students

December 6, 2016 0 comments

The Graduate School now offers certificates to doctoral students that will formally recognize expertise developed outside of their disciplines.

International grad students adapt to campus, country

University News

International grad students adapt to campus, country

November 29, 2016 0 comments

Thirty-seven percent of the graduate student population is made up of international students, and that percentage will grow to 40 percent

University News

Grad students navigate imperfect advising system

October 25, 2016 0 comments

While the University has boosted its attention to the undergraduate advising system, advising is central to the academic experiences of PhD candidates.