Employees hope to get higher wages and fairer seniority rules in upcoming negotiations with Aramark.
Members of SOUL remained skeptical of the University’s commitment to ensuring employment for Pierce dining workers after a meeting with UChicago Dining.
Short-term fixes clearly not sufficient as dining hall health concerns continue to resurface.
Online griping won’t do much to fix larger issues with campus dining.
A lack of publicity surrounding the RSO Catering Fund undermines its usefulness as a student resource.
RSOs can now apply for free catering for events through Aramark, in addition to existing SG funding options.
Aramark fulfills long-standing student request for late-night dining
Upcoming contract negotiations will allow much-needed competition in campus food service
Dining workers’ union thanks student groups for public show of support during wage negotiations
Over two dozen students protested Aramark’s wage increase for workers in Bartlett Dining Hall on Friday. After meeting on the first floor, they occupied Aramark’s office before being removed by UCPD.