By Mawa Iqbal and Stephi Smith | Aug. 24, 2017
The Missouri Coalition of Graduate Workers emphasized the importance of having a recognized union for graduate students.
By Claire Mitzel | Aug. 17, 2016
After an eventful 2015–16 school year, this fall brings the possibility of more newsworthy events regarding administration and campus life.
By Kyra Haas | June 8, 2016
The Department of Residential Life plans to assess the success of the new housing options midway through the 2016–17 year.
By Kyra Haas | May 6, 2016
An attorney for the UM System contacted the Coalition of Graduate Workers with the decision Friday, according to a news release.
By Taylor Blatchford | May 3, 2016
From a fired professor to a leaked confidential letter, MU ended up in some bizarre situations this year.
By Kyra Haas | May 3, 2016
The co-chairmen of the Coalition of Graduate Workers have led the campuswide drive to unionize graduate student workers.
By Thomas Oide | May 3, 2016
Butler’s hunger strike fueled protests that led to the resignation of UM System President Tim Wolfe.
By Kyra Haas | April 19, 2016
MU and UM System officials have said they will not recognize the election results.
By Taylor Blatchford | April 18, 2016
Graduate workers have been working to form a union since last August.
By Kyra Haas | April 17, 2016
In an interview with the Columbia Tribune on Friday, interim Chancellor Hank Foley said the university would not recognize the Coalition of Graduate Worker’s union authorization election being held this week.
By Sarah Lirley McCune | April 13, 2016
As a teaching assistant, Sarah McCune argues why she should be recognized as an employee.
By Kyra Haas | April 12, 2016
The UM System has retained outside counsel to help determine the employee status of graduate workers.
The UM System cannot selectively call graduate workers employees only when it is convenient.
By Claire Mitzel and Kyra Haas | Feb. 22, 2016
MU has taken few steps toward providing new graduate student housing and child care since a walkway in the University Village housing complex collapsed, and graduate students want the university to recognize their needs.
By Kyra Haas | Jan. 29, 2016
The Task Force on the Graduate Student Experience’s report, released in December, outlines three main recommendations to improve graduate students’ quality of life.
By Alyssa Bessasparis | Jan. 27, 2016
Foley: “I’m often asked if I would like to do this job and the answer is I would. I love Mizzou and I would love to do this job. But that said, that’s for you all to decide, not me.”
By George Roberson and Taylor Blatchford | Jan. 27, 2016
The interim chancellor talked about raising graduate student stipends, increasing the number of MU Police Department employees and improving campus climate.
By Kyra Haas | Jan. 19, 2016
“We will continue to ensure that our graduate students have health insurance options competitive with our peer institutions,” Foley said in an email to graduate students and faculty Tuesday morning.
By Bri Considine | Dec. 21, 2015
A statement from the Forum Graduate Rights said the proposed solutions “would leave graduate students materially worse off” than the current plan.
By Connor Lewis | Dec. 1, 2015
Journalism graduate students shouldn’t be afraid to unionize.
By Taylor Blatchford | Nov. 20, 2015
“Racism at the University of Missouri will not be a simple fix,” student Danielle Walker said.
By Alycia Washington and Lauren Wortman | Nov. 10, 2015
Eric Scott from Coalition of Graduate Workers: “A few personnel changes do not change the fundamental problems of this university.”
By Hannah Black | Nov. 8, 2015
The walkouts, planned for Monday and Tuesday, will protest what the Forum says is “business as usual” from the administration.
By Katherine Knott | Nov. 5, 2015
The English department took the vote Tuesday.
By Taylor Blatchford and Tessa Weinberg | Nov. 5, 2015
From race relations to graduate student rights to Planned Parenthood, MU has been through a lot so far this semester.
By Tessa Weinberg | Nov. 4, 2015
Despite granting health insurance to graduate students for a year, MU still has yet to respond to countless other demands by student groups.
By Elizabeth Loutfi | Nov. 3, 2015
Here's how campus responded to one student's hunger strike.
By Thomas Oide | Nov. 3, 2015
Wolfe responded to the hunger strike in a statement released Tuesday.
By Madison Conte | Oct. 14, 2015
Our graduate students are being exploited right under our noses, and too many undergraduates aren’t even aware of it.
By Michael Cali | Aug. 27, 2015
Nearly 1,000 graduate students attended the Aug. 26 walkout after their demands were not met by administrators.
By Quinn Malloy | Aug. 27, 2015
Hundreds marched from the Quad to Traditions Plaza during Wednesday’s rally.
It’s been a crazy week for our graduate students, but through all of the discord, we’re now seeing a united graduate student population.
By Emily Brehe | Aug. 26, 2015
Students had seven demands for administrators.
By Maneater Staff | Aug. 16, 2015
A subsidy that was once $3,051 has been replaced by a one-time payment of $1,240.