Graduate Students

Graduate Students at Cornell U. Push for Right to Workers’ Compensation

Rick Olivier for The Chronicle

Richard Pampuro bears a scar and lasting disability from an injury 
that happened in a laboratory at Cornell U. last year.
March 10, 2014

Richard Pampuro sliced his forearm on a shard of broken glass at a Cornell University protein-engineering lab in August.

The accident, which the Ph.D. student in chemical engineering says left him with several severed tendons and a destroyed ulnar…

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