Campus Voices

When I say Òunion,Ó you say?…

ÒI think of the recent driversÕ strike. I think theyÕre essential. Unions are part of democracy in the workplace.Ó

-First-year Charlie Parker


ÒThe first thing that comes to mind is the CCTA strike. I donÕt think about them too much though- I think itÕs an established fact that without them workers are very easily exploited.Ó

-Junior Samuel Grubinger


ÒI was part of a grocers union once. I paid $30 a month in dues for a 15 minute break every four hours. In my experience you have to work much harder than is feasible to reap the benefits of what youÕre paying for.Ó

-Senior Claire Longyear


ÒI know there have been recent conflicts between Sodexo and workers here. You need workplace policies that keep workers on board. Communication between workers and bosses is important.Ó

-Junior Sophie Earll