15 student groups from Harvard Law School issued a statement on their website reproaching Harvard’s bargaining record with its dining service workers, characterizing the ongoing stalemate in HUDS’ most recent round of contract talks as a class and racial justice “struggle.”
Harvard spent about $540,000 lobbying for increased federal research funding, financial aid simplification, and immigration reform in 2015.
Faust emphasized the role that universities can have in combatting climate change and lobbied for increased federal funding for research.
Harvard Undergraduate Council President Ava Nasrollahzadeh '16 and Vice President Dhruv P. Goyal '16 speak with Kunho Kim '17 and Brad I. Riew '17 about accessibility at Harvard. Other topics discussed at the meeting include the Student Athlete Association's upcoming event HESPY, the launch of the Omni Beta app, and how to promote more inclusive social spaces in general.
University President G. Faust wrote a letter to the Massachusetts House delegation critiquing an amendment that would roll back a key Obama administration immigration initiative.