graduate students

Teaching goes both ways

These days, your undergraduate experience isn’t complete without Teaching Assistants.Continue...

PSAC 901 launches new bursary for Queen’s graduate students

Graduate students can apply to receive up to $1,000 per year to support their mental health thanks to PSAC 901’s—the union representing Queen’s graduate student-workers—new mental health and hardship bursary.Continue...

Graduate students struggling under strained budgets

Graduate and professional students voiced concerns with Queen’s at the SGPS town hall on Oct. 4. The town hall is part of a series of meetings the SGPS is holding in Kingston Hall to hear students’...Continue...

Graduate students seek affordable housing after Queen’s housing complexes fill up

Graduate students say the lack of affordable housing spaces at the An Clachan and John Orr Tower are pushing them towards further housing precarity.Continue...

Queen’s needs to pay graduate students livable wages to reflect increased living costs

With the rapid increase in the cost of living, it’s imperative Queen’s pays its graduate student workers livable wages.Continue...

Queen’s graduate workers vote to strike

PSAC 901 members—including teaching assistants, teaching fellows, research assistants, and post-doctoral students—voted to strike on Feb. 14.Continue...

PSAC 901 to hold strike mandate vote Feb. 14

PSAC 901 has announced they’re back at the bargaining table with Queen’s.Continue...

Queen’s must address the lack of mental health supports for graduate student workers

Graduate TAs and RAs at Queen’s perform work necessary for successful course delivery and research output in the university. We work as the fulcrum upon which course delivery is carried out, liaising between students and instructors, ensuring that the needs and expectations of either are communicated well to the other.Continue...

New podcast highlights graduate student research

A group of four Queen’s graduate students turned their school project into a podcast everyone can listen to.Continue...

SGPS offers virtual office hours to students

While SGPS President Justine Aman said the Society is focused on staying up to date with the needs of graduate and professional students, she acknowledged there’s more work to be done.Continue...

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