For 4 weeks before the woman's due date and for 6 weeks after birth:
- Research advisors should expect that the student will be
less productive than usual. Off-site work (reading, for
example) should be offered to the student during this
period to fulfill research goals.
- Alternately the student may request a temporary suspension
of her GSR-ship for this period.
Confirmation of Student Parent Policy
by Vice Chairman for Graduate
Matters, Andy Neureuther
"In the Grad Office we have assumed that the parent policy discussed at
faculty retreat is in effect and responded during the Fall 1994 semester
on this basis to at least one and possibly a second request by a