Post Tagged with: "union"

Aramark Workers’ Union Certified

Georgetown’s dining workers officially unionized last night when employer Aramark Higher Education certified their union, according to David Schwartz (SFS ’12), a leader in the unionization efforts for several months. The union, which represents workers from O’Donovan Hall, the Jesuit Residence, Cosi, Starbucks and the Preclinical Building’s Dr. Mug, will[Read More…]

by March 31, 2011 0 comments City News, News

Student Leaders Transition

Two of Georgetown’s largest student-run organizations, The Corp and the Georgetown University Alumni & Student Federal Credit Union, announced their new leadership, effective March 1, last weekend. Alexander Pon (COL ’12) was elected chief executive officer and president of The Corp, succeeding Brad Glasser (COL ’11). Brooke Heinichen (SFS ’12)[Read More…]

by January 21, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

DPS Receives Raise Under New Contract

Department of Public Safety officers will receive a $2.50 per hour pay raise as a result of an agreement between the university and Allied International Union, which represents DPS. The new three-year contract also increases the starting salary for new officers and provides new promotional opportunities, according to Andy Pino,[Read More…]

by February 19, 2010 0 comments City News, News

Working for Labor Justice

Georgetown has been at the forefront of an historic campaign for worker justice, worker rights and the legal accountability of corporations in Latin America. One year ago, Georgetown students and Honduran workers held a press conference in Red Square to demand that the university cut its licensing contract with Russell[Read More…]

by February 9, 2010 0 comments Opinion, Uncategorized