The Next Target (Graduate Students)

August 22, 2013; By Colleen Flaherty

As the new academic year begins, adjuncts at dozens of institutions across the country will be returning to campus with lighter course loads and smaller paychecks. That’s because some colleges and universities are trying to keep their hours below the threshold at which they become benefits-eligible employees under the Affordable Care Act.

And at least one university, graduate students, too, will be subject to lighter workloads for the same reasons.

Read on at Inside Higher Ed.

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