May 9, 2001
Agreement Ends Sit-In Over Employee Wages at Harvard U.
Students at Harvard University ended a 20-day sit-in Tuesday afternoon, declaring victory for the "living wage" campaign on campus.
Dozens of members of the Progressive Student Labor Movement took over an administration building on April 18 to demand a minimum wage of $10.25 per hour for all university workers. After hours of negotiations with the university's administrators Monday night, the remaining 23 protesters agreed on a settlement