For Immediate Release: September 30, 2016 Contact: Tiffany Ten Eyck, [email protected], 313-515-1807 Harvard dining hall workers will strike next Wednesday Workers will staff picket lines instead of breakfast Cambridge, MA—Harvard dining hall workers will launch an open-ended strike the morning of Wednesday, October 5 if a fair agreement is not reached university administrators by Tuesday, […]
Today Harvard University dining services bargaining committee members met with university administration with the aid of a federal mediator in hopes of coming to a resolution. We have asked for two simple things from this great university: to maintain our health care as is, and to be able to earn at least $35,000 a year […]
Nearly 600 workers voted in favor of going on strike should Harvard not comply with their demands.
Harvard dining hall workers authorize strike 97% vote to strike, to take place in 2 weeks if no resolution CAMBRIDGE, MA—Harvard dining hall workers voted 591 “yes” to 18 “no” with 609 ballots cast yesterday to authorize a strike. Their contract covers 750 workers across Harvard University campuses and will expire at midnight tonight. Workers’ have […]