News and Events

Happy 27th Birthday HUCTW, 5/18/2015


In order to mark our 27th birthday, celebrate our Union’s accomplishments, and build some positive momentum for the beginning of negotiations on a new Agreement, HUCTW leaders and Organizers will be all around the campus in the next few weeks to pass out Union buttons and posters……

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2015 Negotiations Survey, 4/22/2015


This short survey helps HUCTW negotiators determine what ideas and concerns should be priorities during these talks. It also provides us with crucial anonymous data about members’ work and life situations that we can use during negotiations to illustrate the key issues……

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New Student Debt Program, 2/17/2015


We are pleased to announce this week a new HUECU Student Loan Refinancing program for HUCTW members. The Credit Union’s newest product is aimed at helping members with student debt taken on for their own education or their children’s education……

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New Student Debt Program, 2/17/2015


We are pleased to announce this week a new HUECU Student Loan Refinancing program for HUCTW members. The Credit Union’s newest product is aimed at helping members with student debt taken on for their own education or their children’s education……

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Inclement Weather Update, 2/4/2015


We have heard from many community members about your experiences traveling to and from work recently in inclement weather conditions. It is clear that many Union members had to make challenging decisions balancing work and safety……

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Inclement Weather Update, 2/4/2015


We have heard from many community members about your experiences traveling to and from work recently in inclement weather conditions. It is clear that many Union members had to make challenging decisions balancing work and safety. We wanted to share with you new interpretative language HUCTW and Harvard agreed to last year……

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Happy Holidays from HUCTW, 12/18/2014


Happy Holidays and Happy Union Week! As many of you know, the upcoming winter recess from December 26th – 31st was a benefit originally negotiated by HUCTW. To our members who are working over the winter recess: thank you for your hard work……

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Invitation to HUCTW Health Care Event, 11/4/2014


Healthy Employees, Healthy Institutions: Reducing Health Care Costs for Everyone: This is a panel discussion on innovative strategies for reducing health care costs for all by improving employee health. Expert panelists include: Rushika Fernandopulle, Dolores Mitchell, and Meredith Rosenthal……

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HUCTW Health Care Event, 10/28/2014


Our Union is organizing an interesting and strategically important event for the afternoon of Monday, November 19, at 3:00 pm in the Science Center on the Cambridge campus. The event will be a panel discussion, open to the Harvard public, focusing on innovative strategies for reducing total health care costs by making employees healthier……

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Harvard Health Plan Changes Heading in Wrong Direction, 10/17/2014


The University has announced a set of changes in health plans for non-union employees, to take effect in 2015. As the new plan details continue to come to light, HUCTW leaders are concerned that the 2015 changes are taking our health care program in the wrong direction, for five reasons outlined below.…

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