University Of Michigan Asks Court To Halt Graduate Student Strike

By Leah Graham, Barbara Collins, Emma Stein and Liat Weinsten, Michigan Daily. -

A day after the Graduate Employees’ Organization voted to extend its strike, University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel is seeking an injunction to get graduate students off the picket lines [...]

Graduate Workers: ‘Reopening Endangers Students, Highlights Racial Inequalities’

By Northwestern University Graduate Workers, Daily Northwestern. -

It is less than a month before Fall Quarter begins, and despite daily warnings against doing so, Northwestern insists on proceeding with the harmful and dangerous plan of reopening campus. The [...]

NLRB Allows Graduate Students At Private Universities To Unionize

By Mark Joseph Stern, www.slate.com -

By Mark Joseph Stern for Slate - On Tuesday, the National Labor Relations Board ruled that graduate students employed by private universities are permitted to unionize under federal law. The 3–1 [...]

Students At The Barricades

By Christy Thornton, www.jacobinmag.com -

Last December, NYU graduate student employees won recognition for our union, GSOC-UAW, from the university administration. With an overwhelming 98.4% of votes cast in favor of the union, NYU [...]