Graduate Students

Health Care Is a New Flash Point for Graduate Students

Nabil K. Mark for The Chronicle

Kevin Reuning, a Ph.D. student at Penn State, hands out fliers promoting unionization. "About half of us became involved with this because of the health-care issue," he says.
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After receiving basic health insurance while working for a small consulting company, Kevin J. Reuning, a would-be graduate student, was pleased to learn about Pennsylvania State University’s generous plan. During a recruitment event, a Penn State...

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