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Northeastern faces student backlash over ICE contract

Northeastern faces student backlash over ICE contract

July 23, 2018


Filed under Campus

By Christian Triunfo, news staff Student activists are currently pressuring the NU administration to end a $7.8 million contract with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, a government agency that is facing significant criticism from the public after President Donald J. Trump’s immigration ...

New contract for dining hall workers avoids strike

New contract for dining hall workers avoids strike

October 11, 2017


Filed under Campus

By Ava Sasani and Guy Ovadia, news correspondents Northeastern University dining service workers averted a strike set to begin Wednesday by voting to ratify a new contract with Chartwells, the food vendor Northeastern contracts for dining services, Tuesday evening. The new contract raises pay to $35,00...

Letter: PSA gives President Aoun an ultimatum

Letter: PSA gives President Aoun an ultimatum

March 22, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Progressive Student ​Alliance March 20, 2017 Dear President Joseph E. Aoun, Your time is up. Last April, students demanded that Northeastern end its business relationship with Nike over the company’s blatant refusal to facilitate access for the Worker Rights Consortium (WRC) to its supp...

Janitors agree to new contract with wage increases, health care benefits

Janitors agree to new contract with wage increases, health care benefits

Paxtyn Merten

October 13, 2016


Filed under City

Janitors in the Greater Boston Area voted to approve a contract negotiated by their union that will raise wages, expand full-time employment opportunities and provide employer-paid family health care to workers and their families. The four-year contract was agreed upon by bargainers of the 32BJ Service...

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