Labor

Unionization Vote
GSAS

NLRB Calls for Re-Vote in Unionization Election

The National Labor Relations Board will conduct another election to determine whether eligible students at Harvard can form a union if a re-vote does not end in favor of the union.

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Labor

Union, University Resolve Portion of Remaining Challenged Ballots

252 ballots remain under challenge from an election that could determine the fate of Harvard’s student unionization effort.

Harvard Graduate Students Union Info Session
Labor

Harvard, Union Effort File Post-Hearing Briefs with NLRB

Both parties' briefs address two main issues: challenged ballots and allegations of an unfair election.

HUPD

After Negotiations, Police Union Ratifies New Contract

​After months of negotiations, Harvard and a union represent Harvard University Police Department officers have agreed on a new contract..

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Labor

Shifts in Trump's Budget

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Labor

Student Unionization Hearing Ends

​A hearing that could determine the fate of Harvard’s student unionization election ended Friday, though a final decision may not come until next month.

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Labor

Harvard, Union Prepare to Argue about Objections in Hearing

​An ongoing National Labor Relations Board hearing that could determine the fate of Harvard’s student unionization effort may soon turn to the formal objections filed by both union organizers and the University.

Unionization Vote
Labor

As Harvard Hearings Continue, Yale Departments Unionize

As Harvard's unionization effort faces an NLRB hearing, a parallel effort at Yale has progressed through a more piecemeal approach.

Unionization Vote
GSAS

University, Union Effort Argue Over Voter Eligibility in Hearing's Second Day

In the second day of hearings, lawyers from Harvard and the union effort continued to contest which ballots should be counted in the election.

HGSU Petition
Labor

HGSU Petition

Graduate student Laura Correa Ochoa reads a petition to be delivered on Tuesday afternoon to the office of Harvard’s President Drew Faust. Members of the Harvard Graduate Students’ Union wrote the petition asking for greater protections of international students, faculty, and employees, as well as undocumented students, affiliated with Harvard.

Infrastructure: Labor, Social, Political, and Economic Issues
Politics

Policy Experts and Union Leaders Scrutinize Infrastructure Decline

Experts spoke about the intersection of public infrastructure and labor at a Law School panel, emphasizing the need to invest more federal dollars in infrastructure projects.

HUSPMGU Vote
Labor

Guard Union Votes to Ratify New Contract

Harvard University Security, Parking and Museum Guards Union voted to ratify a new contract that offers higher pay, more personal days, and a health care fund.

Museums

Guard Union, Harvard Reach Contract Agreement, Negotiate Wage Increase

After negotiations on Monday that lasted over ten hours, Harvard and the the University’s smallest union reached a new contract agreement, ending negotiations that have lasted months.

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Labor

The Thomas P. O'Neill Jr. Federal Building

The National Labor Relations Board's Boston regional office is housed in the Thomas P. O'Neill Jr. Federal Building in Boston.

The Thomas P. O'Neill Jr. Federal Building
GSAS

Harvard Moves to Dismiss Objection to Unionization Election

Harvard disputed union organizers’ objection to a November student unionization vote, arguing that the University provided accurate lists of eligible voters in the election.