Even before the National Labor Relations Board has finalized its decision, student union organizers at Harvard are preparing to launch another unionization campaign.
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences will allow students to receive their stipend in one lump sum on June 1, as it has in past years.
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.
Cheered on by supportive fans and motivated by inspirational signs, more than a dozen Harvard students joined thousands of other runners to cross the finish line of the 121st annual Boston Marathon.
252 ballots remain under challenge from an election that could determine the fate of Harvard’s student unionization effort.
“Changing the name of a song does very little to impact my experience here,” Jonathan S. Roberts ’17 said.
Both parties' briefs address two main issues: challenged ballots and allegations of an unfair election.
After months of negotiations, Harvard and a union represent Harvard University Police Department officers have agreed on a new contract..
Kevin Tian, a graduate student in applied physics, and Aric Flemming, a graduate student at the Divinity School, were elected President and Vice-President of the Harvard Graduate Council on Monday.
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.
Some Harvard graduate students continue to criticize Harvard’s response to President Donald Trump’s immigration orders more than a month after they presented a petition demanding additional support for international students.
GSAS Dean Xiao-Li Meng will take a sabbatical next academic year, and Emma Dench, a History and Classics professor, will serve as interim dean.
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 premium processing freeze may prevent or delay the hiring of international faculty and researchers.
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.