Dale Moore, who was appointed the Graduate Student Ombudsman at USC in 2012, has published a summary of his first year in the position. Moore says that 143 graduate students. The three most common concerns were service/ administrative issues; evaluative relationships; and legal, regulatory, financial and compliance related issues. (USC Grad School Ombuds Report.)
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