Publications and Interviews

My op-eds on higher education and graduate students have been featured in national and local media. I have also served as the media representative for the Graduate Employees’ Organization and Champaign-Urbana Indivisible.

National Op-Eds

Everyone Should Care About Graduate Student Tuition Waivers Inside Higher Ed (November 16, 2017) (note: if printed, the title will show up differently)

Grad Students Need Unions,” Slate (August 31, 2016)

The NLRB Got It Right,” Inside Higher Ed (August 30, 2016)

Local Op-Eds 

UIUC is Balancing a False Budget ‘Crisis’ on the Backs of Students and Faculty,” Public i (April 2016)

The Struggle for Tuition-Free Education,” Public i (March 2016)


Tentative Agreement at Illinois,” Inside Higher Ed (March 9, 2018)

Taxing a Coupon,” Inside Higher Ed (November 7, 2017)

Tax Reform Plan Could Have Negative Impact on Grad Students,” WCIA (November 5, 2017)

Rep. Davis Protested Over Lack of Open Meetings,” Daily Illini (September 17, 2018)

Graduate Employees’ Organization Celebrates Tuition Waiver Victory,” Daily Illini (January 27, 2016)