Graduate Students GPSC Survey Finds Grad Students Like the Academics but Not the Climate at SIU-C By Brad Palmer • Mar 20, 2019 Brad Palmer, WSIU Radio The Graduate and Professional Student Council at SIU-Carbondale is trying to improve the experience for those seeking advanced degrees. GPSC President Clay Awsumb Wednesday presented an overview of findings from a 2018 survey of graduate and professional students. Graduate Student Employees at UIC Go on Strike By Associated Press • Mar 19, 2019 Graduate student employees at the University of Illinois Chicago have gone on strike. Increased Graduate Enrollment, Retention Highlight SIUE Spring Semester By Brad Palmer • Feb 19, 2019 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has increased graduate student enrollment for the spring 2019 semester. Graduate enrollment grew ten percent to 177 students more than spring 2018 to reach its highest level in four years. Day 3 of GEO Strike at U of I By Illinois Public Radio • Feb 28, 2018 Wednesday marked day three of the graduate workers strike at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Gus Wood, co-president of the Graduate Employee Organization, or GEO, says the strike is gaining momentum and numbers. U of I Professor Says Tax Cut Bill Will Harm Students By Illinois Public Radio • Dec 6, 2017 A higher education professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign says the tax cut bill working through congress is a bad deal for students.