Collective bargaining rights could also help graduate assistants negotiate family leave, intellectual property rights and other issues.
Six Big Ten universities grant these rights to students.
For many, Columbus Day marks the start of centuries of violence against indigenous groups.
The graduate school hopes to have clear outlines for teaching assistants developed by the end of this academic year.
The current policy does not allow university students and faculty to conduct restricted research, with a few exceptions.
She also served for 11 years in the U.S. Army.
Discussion from the forum might affect who is selected as the new dean of the graduate school.
The fraternity failed to fulfill the national requirements to qualify for full chapter status.
Sigma Chi’s $500 Derby Darling budget will be donated to House of Ruth Maryland, a charity helping victims of domestic abuse.
Several other Big Ten schools, such as Ohio State and Michigan State, offer more flexible dual-degree graduate programs.