GSAS

Central Administration

Undergrads Uncertain About Unionization

Harvard’s undergraduate teaching assistants have hardly considered unionizing, let alone considered the implications of the NLRB ruling.

Harvard Graduate Students Union Info Session
On Campus

Harvard Graduate Students Union Info Session

At an info session about Harvard’s graduate student unionization effort, Niharika N. Singh explains the benefits of having a union of graduate student workers.

Open Press Night
College

Photos of the Day 09.15.16

Central Administration

GSAS Council Creates New Position

​The Graduate Student Council voted to modify the council’s constitution to create a new at-large representative position for the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences in its first meeting of the year on Wednesday.

Social Sciences Division

GSAS Rolls Out Improvements to Funding Packages

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences administrators modified student benefits this semester by granting more flexibility for guaranteed teaching spots and increasing the rate of supplemental payments.

GSAS

Administrators Anticipate Meeting With Grad Student Union Effort

Members of Harvard's graduate student unionization effort will meet with University officials within the next 10 days, following the National Labor Relations Board's recent ruling.

Union Block Party
GSAS

If History is Guide, Grad Student Unionization Path May Be Rocky Despite Ruling

​Even after last week’s landmark National Labor Relations Board ruling on graduate student unionization, the legal path forward for universities is far from clear.

GSAS's Dudley House
GSAS

Harvard, Other Universities Must Recognize Grad Student Unions, Labor Board Rules

The 3-1 decision handed down Tuesday marks a significant milestone for the unionization effort at Harvard, which began in April 2015 and has since grown in size and sophistication despite opposition from the University administration.

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Commencement

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Jiang He Delivers the 2016 Graduate English Address
Commencement

Jiang He Delivers the 2016 Graduate English Address

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Class of 2016
College

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Class of 2016

GSAS Unionization Timeline
Commencement

GSAS Unionization Timeline

Union Block Party
GSAS

Student or Worker?

Over the past year, both the graduate student unionization movement and the opposition to it have become stronger and more sophisticated, with no clear signs of letting up.

GSAS

HSPH Set to Replace Doctor of Science with Ph.D. Program

After partnering with the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the five Doctor of Science programs at the School of Public Health will be replaced by a singular Ph.D. in Population Health Sciences.

Graduate Student Council Meeting
Central Administration

GSC Plans to Keep Council Open to Unionization Debate

Having concluded a year of lengthy discussion about graduate student unionization, leaders of the Graduate Student Council say they hope to keep dialogue open among graduate students as they look to the next academic year.