|67 per cent of American university faculty are part-time employees on short-term contracts [AP]|
"I spent almost my entire salary to be here," she says.
My father, the first person in his family to go to college, tries to tell me my degree has value. "Our family came here with nothing," he says of my great-grandparents, who fled Poland a century ago. "Do you know how incredible it is that you did this, how proud they would be?"
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