"They teach our classes, grade our papers and support our professors. They're the worker bees behind major research projects that bring money and prestige to the university. Like the human spine, they're the backbone of this institution - often hidden behind the face of their departments, but essential to their very structure.
They're our graduate assistants, and they are a core component of the prestige amassed by this university. Sometimes, seemingly to the shock of university officials, they become parents."
Read the full article at the Diamondback.
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