Tag: labor unions

Research considers cemetery workers’ union efforts

Allyson Brantley, associate professor of history, spoke about her latest research “Justice for Cemetery Workers” Tuesday in the Quay Davis Boardroom, before a group of roughly 10 La Verne community members, with more attending on Zoom.

Dining workers strike for fair wages

University of La Verne campus dining workers staged a one-day strike against Bon Appétit on Tuesday outside The Spot dining hall.

Los Angeles Unified School District teacher strike pays off

Teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District joined bus drivers, cafeteria workers and paraprofessionals in a three-day “sympathy strike,” resulting in more than 65,000 personnel absences and bringing classes to a halt from March 21 to 23.

Bon Appétit workers push administrators to help in wage fight

Following the ongoing battle with an expired contract and a fight for higher wages, University of La Verne Bon Appétit workers joined together on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. to confront University administration and delegate their needs. 

ULV dining service workers vote in favor of strike

Bon Appétit employees at the University of La Verne continue to fight for pay raises in their long-overdue renewed contract, which expired in August 2019. Workers went on a strike vote on Tuesday where 100% of the votes made were in favor of authorizing a strike. 

Food service workers frustrated with stalled contract talks

Labor negotiations have stalled for workers employed by the Bon Appétit Management Company, which provides all on-campus dining including at The Spot and Barbara’s Place.

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