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UAW wins Harvard worker election

Apr 21, 2018 - Detroit Free Press

After a high-profile battle at one of the nation's most prestigious universities, Harvard student workers have elected to join the UAW with 56% in favor of organizing.

The National Labor Relations Board tallied the ballots and declared Friday a vote of 1,931-1,523 in favor of joining the Harvard Graduate Students Union-United Auto Workers, ending a multi-year effort that included litigation.

Harvard officials were ordered in December 2017 to hold a new election after the labor board ...