Graduate Students

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 the University of Illinois Chicago have gone on strike.

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.

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.

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.