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Chartwells workers to vote on unionization
1 day ago

Chartwells workers to vote on unionization

After a months-long organizing effort, some Chartwells workers will be able to participate in a May 2 election to determine whether they want to be represented in collective bargaining by …
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Cockroaches found in Student Union eatery
1 month ago

Cockroaches found in Student Union eatery

Richardson Health Department officials performed a surprise inspection at the Student Union’s Chick-fil-A after a receiving an anonymous complaint and video of cockroaches in the food pick-up area.

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Chartwells workers allege lack of food safety training
2 months ago

Chartwells workers allege lack of food safety training

Following student concerns about food safety, The Mercury obtained evidence that suggests many Chartwells workers did not receive state-mandated food safety training until earlier this month.

In Texas, the …
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To form a more perfect union
2 months ago

To form a more perfect union

By  • Opinion

As Americans, we often claim to love democracy while simultaneously not practicing it in one of the most important parts of our lives — our workplace. In some cases, bosses …
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Chartwells launches feedback platform
3 months ago

Chartwells launches feedback platform

In response to a rising number of student suggestions and complaints regarding dining on campus, UTD Dining Services created a messaging portal to allow students to anonymously provide feedback on …
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Chartwells officials deny worker allegations
3 months ago

Chartwells officials deny worker allegations

Chartwells officials denied allegations of workplace harassment and unfair labor practices at their UT Dallas operation. The allegations, published in the Dec. 3 issue of The Mercury, came from numerous …
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Students report raw, moldy food at on-campus eateries
3 months ago

Students report raw, moldy food at on-campus eateries

A series of posts on UTD’s subreddit featured pictures of moldy food and raw chicken allegedly found at various UTD dining establishments, beginning at the end of November.

Jamie Lee …
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Food service workers accuse Chartwells management of misconduct
3 months ago

Food service workers accuse Chartwells management of misconduct

Editor’s Note: The Mercury’s publication of a Dec. 3 report, in which former and current Chartwells workers alleged verbal abuse, unfair labor practices and sexual harassment, came amid efforts by …
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Chartwells workers move to unionize
5 months ago

Chartwells workers move to unionize

Food service workers across campus are seeking to unionize amid allegations of wage withholding, harassment and other unfair labor practices against Chartwells, the primary food service provider at UTD.

In …
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Letter To the Editor: UTD Dining Services misrepresented in previous issue of The Mercury
2 years ago

Letter To the Editor: UTD Dining Services misrepresented in previous issue of The Mercury

The Mercury’s reporter Mithra Kaushik reached out to us for a news story and requested to meet with UT Dallas Dining Services staff to conduct a “behind the scenes …
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