What began as a struggle for better working conditions at the New School now has implications for private universities nationwide.
Doctoral students from CUNY will teach humanities classes at a local community college, a move meant to prepare them for the country’s changing student population.
The elite university has issued 15 dos and don’ts to help professors discuss unionization efforts with students.
In response to the Affordable Care Act, some campuses have cut back on insurance coverage, leading graduate assistants to cry foul.
The number of doctoral students in the arts and humanities fell from 2009 to 2014, says a new report. For some, the change is long overdue.
A growing protest movement on the Columbia campus shows how quickly and easily tensions can flare up over their issues.
An uproar over health-care cuts has turned into a widespread protest against the university’s treatment of graduate students.
The university said it would end subsidies for graduate students’ health care, citing a provision of Obamacare. Here’s a guide to the controversy.
Only 20 institutions account for nearly one-fifth of all graduate-student loans issued last year, according to a new analysis.
A new report shows progress in assisting minority students earn doctorates, but which strategies are most successful remain unclear.
Fourteen years after the National Academies sounded an alarm about researchers’ work conditions, a new report echoes many of the same themes.
Fewer new Ph.D.’s report having commitments for jobs or postdocs, with all disciplines showing dimmer prospects.