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Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

@WTUTeacher | D.C. Public Schools and the Washington Teachers’ Union (WTU) agreed on a tentative contract which includes a pay raise over four years.

DC Public Schools, Teachers’ Union Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

By Brooke DeLucia December 2, 2022

D.C. Public Schools (DCPS) reached a tentative agreement with the Washington Teachers’ Union (WTU) that is expected to increase teacher wages over the next four years.  The Nov. 23 agreement comes...

GAGE Launches Bargaining Survey Before Second Contract Negotiations

GAGE Launches Bargaining Survey Before Second Contract Negotiations

By Samantha Sinutko January 20, 2022

The Georgetown Alliance of Graduate Employees (GAGE) launched a survey of its members to gather feedback about priorities for the union’s second contract, which they can begin negotiating with the administration...

Georgetown Graduate Students Ratify 1st Union Deal After Hard-Fought Negotiations

Georgetown Graduate Students Ratify 1st Union Deal After Hard-Fought Negotiations

By Samantha Sinutko and Jaime Moore-Carrillo May 11, 2020

Members of Georgetown University’s graduate student union ratified the union’s first contract with the university May 8 after months of negotiations, renewed strike efforts and an extensive online...

CHARLIE GOETZMAN FOR THE HOYA | Members of the Georgetown community rallied in honor of a tentative contract agreement between Aramark and campus food service workers.

Aramark, Food Service Workers Reach Tentative Contract

By Charlie Goetzman April 17, 2019

After months of negotiations, Georgetown University food service workers reached a tentative contract agreement with Aramark, the university’s food service provider, on April 15. Student activists...

ALLISON HERR FOR THE HOYA | Students said their advocacy is limited by the few opportunities to speak with university dining workers without their managers present.

Students Advocate for Workers Amid Contract Renegotiations

By Nishant Bhaumik February 22, 2019

Workers rights student activists expressed grievances of low wages on behalf of Georgetown food service workers at a Feb 14. open forum about ongoing labor contract negotiations. Georgetown food service...

GAGE/FACEBOOK | Graduate student workers are prioritizing worker compensation and health insurance coverage as the Georgetown Alliance of Graduate Employees prepares to start contract negotiations with the university.

Graduate Union Seeks to Raise Compensation, Insurance Coverage

By Afua Nyantakyi February 14, 2019

The Georgetown Alliance of Graduate Employees elected 14 members to the union’s bargaining committee Feb. 8 as it prepares to begin negotiating worker contracts with the university. The bargaining...

Adjunct professors were presented a tentative agreement reached by SEIU Local 500 and Georgetown University.

University Presents Adjuncts’ Union with Final Proposal

By Jesus Rodriguez November 3, 2017

Negotiations for a new collective bargaining contract between Georgetown and more than 1,000 adjunct professors concluded Oct. 31 with a final proposal to be voted on by union members, following five months...



By Bruce McKaig July 15, 2017

Home caregivers, fast food workers and adjunct faculty work all in multibillion-dollar industries yet struggle for livable wages and fair labor practices. Artists are no exception. The arts are affected...

Aramark, Employees Reach Contract Agreement

By Toby Hung April 21, 2015

Aramark workers on Georgetown’s campus negotiated a mutually satisfactory contract with Aramark management last Tuesday, implementing a fair process for worker unionization and improved work and...

After allegations of mismanagement on the part of Aramark, workers say that a deal on contract negotiations is imminent.

Aramark Deal Expected Tuesday

By Toby Hung April 10, 2015

Workers at O’Donovan Hall, Hoya Court and the Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center said that they have made progress in their contract renegotiations with Aramark, after their current...

Revisiting Mike Trout And His Record Contract

By Darius Majd April 4, 2014

Monday was Opening Day, and it didn’t take long for Mike Trout to reaffirm the trajectory of his meteoric rise from touted rookie to best player in the game of baseball. Although it is rare for even...

4 Years Later, Ruling Is Still Wrong

By Tom Hoff March 7, 2014

On Thursday, the NHL released a statement saying that it was changing the penalty that was assessed to the New Jersey Devils regarding a free agent signing that they made almost four years ago. They are...

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