"GSG says taking leave can ruin budding academic careers. Graduate student leaders are calling for the creation of a fund that would offer benefits equivalent to maternity and paternity leave for graduate assistants, replacing a procedure students worry could endanger their academic careers." Read the full article at the DiamondbackMore about:Graduate assistants seek maternity leave help
"University President Dan Mote backs combination of life and physical sciences schools. A committee met for the first time Friday to discuss the possibility of combining the colleges of chemical and life sciences and computer, mathematical and physical sciences, which top administrators say will increase collaboration among departments." Read the full article at the DiamondbackMore about:Science colleges to study merger
"University officials are considering the possibility of third-party billing for the University Health Center that would allow students to finance their visits to the center through their private health insurance coverage, causing some to question how the proposal could impact insurance-less students." Read the full article over at the Diamondback.
More about:Students worry change in billing may hurt uninsured