Unionization

Labor

Student Union Organizers Gear Up for Potential Re-Vote

Even before the National Labor Relations Board has finalized its decision, student union organizers at Harvard are preparing to launch another unionization campaign.

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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.

GSAS's Dudley House
GSAS

Under Financial Pressure, GSAS Plans Unusually Low Stipend Increase

GSAS will increase student stipends by 1.5 percent in the 2017-2018 academic year, an unusually small increase owing to poor returns on Harvard’s endowment.

Islamophobia
Religion

Grad Student Union Hosts Anti-Islamophobia Teach-In

A sub-group of Harvard’s Graduate Student Union-United Auto Workers, held a teach-in on Islamophobia Thursday evening that looked to educate members about “the history of Islamophobia in the U.S. and current issues facing Muslim communities."

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

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

Harvard Graduate Students Union Info Session
Central Administration

Union, University Present Arguments in NLRB Hearing

The NLRB began a hearing on Wednesday that could determine the fate of Harvard's student unionization effort.

HGSU Petition
GSAS

GSAS Students Petition Faust for Increased Immigration Support

Graduate students are calling on Faust to provide additional support for international and undocumented students amid uncertainties generated by Trump’s travel ban.

Unionization Vote
GSAS

Harvard Student Unionization: What’s at Stake

Harvard's student unionization effort is going to an NLRB hearing today. Here's a guide to who’s involved, what’s happened so far, and what’s at stake.

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.

GSAS

NLRB To Consider Election Objections In Feb. 22 Hearing

The National Labor Relations Board will consider objections to Harvard’s student unionization election at a hearing Feb. 22 and deliberate over whether or not to call for a re-vote on the issue.

HUSPMGU Vote
College

HUSPMGU Vote

Museum attendant Patricia A. Daly votes to ratify the agreement between Harvard University and Harvard University Security, Parking and Museum Guards Union Tuesday night in Lamont Library.

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.