This letter, addressed to the UCONN community, represents the collective concern of graduate students from the Department of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages regarding the university's proposed financial cuts. The communication highlights the potential consequences, including a drastic reduction in graduate assistants, cancellation of vital programs, courses, and a negative impact on the university's diversity and inclusiveness. The letter raises critical questions about the future teaching and research standards, the recruitment of top professors, and the potential erosion of the university's core values. Urging the community to recognize the human impact of these decisions, the letter emphasizes the need for solidarity and engagement to address the challenges posed by the proposed financial cuts.
"Preserving the Future of UCONN."
The Quiet Corner Interdisciplinary Journal,
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lib.uconn.edu/tqc/vol4/iss1/1