Graduate Students

When Do a Dean’s Messages About a Graduate Union Go Too Far?

Cameron Pollack, The Cornell Daily Sun

Cornell graduate students went to the polls in March to vote on forming a union. The election was too close to call.
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For administrators, talking about graduate-student unionization can be fraught. Take Cornell University, where graduate activists and their faculty allies are clashing with the administration over a pair of messages by a dean.

The dispute raises...

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