Topic: Graduate School

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Grad students at private universities win right to unionize

August 23, 2016 0 comments

The NLRB ruled Tuesday that graduate students at Columbia qualify as employees of the institution and therefore have the right to unionize.

Tricia Rose captivated the audience at the first in a series of lectures that will explore how structural racism affects virtually all parts of society.

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Rose MA’87 PhD’93, Prasad MA’03 PhD’06 take on administrative roles

June 30, 2016 0 comments

With the fall semester a mere two months away, four individuals will begin their positions as University administrators July 1.

Campbell named next dean of grad school

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Campbell named next dean of grad school

April 5, 2016 0 comments

Andrew Campbell, associate professor of medical science, has been appointed as the next dean of the Graduate School, wrote Provost Richard Locke P’17.

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University’s new cybersecurity program to begin this fall

January 27, 2016 0 comments

The University announced the inauguration of its Executive Master in Cybersecurity program Jan. 20.

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Sohn remembered for physics passion, supportive character

April 6, 2015 0 comments

A few weeks before he died, Hyoun Ju Sohn GS emailed the students in his physics lab and told them not to be too hard on themselves.

Undergraduate and graduate students — including members of the organization Stand Up for Graduate Students — held a rally on the Main Green Tuesday. They braved the cold to voice demands for improving graduate students’  working and living conditions.

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Grad students rally for quality of life

February 4, 2015 2 comments

About 30 graduate and undergraduate students called for improvement in grad students’ working and living conditions at a rally Tuesday on the Main Green.

Though overall application numbers remain relatively constant so far, the proportion of international applicants has grown slightly.

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Grad School apps remain stable early in cycle

February 4, 2015 0 comments

The number of applicants to U. graduate programs has remained relatively consistent compared to this time last year, rising by less than 1 percent.

Columns, Opinions

Stand Up for Grad Students: Standing up for Brown’s grad students

January 29, 2015 0 comments

We live in a precarious in-between space here at Brown — not quite students and not quite workers — and this insecure position makes us vulnerable.

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Grad students, admins meet about funding

May 2, 2014 8 comments

Following days of protests, graduate students and administrators packed Barus and Holley 166 Tuesday to discuss sixth-year funding for grad students.

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New position increases support for grad students

March 11, 2014 0 comments

A new position in the Graduate School — the associate dean for master’s education, created last month­­ — hopes to improve master’s students’ experiences.