finance

Some students are protesting a change requiring peer workers to pay for meals eaten during a shift.
Foodservice operators in four states will be required to pay a higher minimum wage as a result of voters’ decision on Tuesday to enact a pay hike.
If the agreement passes, employees could be back in the dining halls as soon as Thursday.
Just over 100 employees will join a branch of the Service Employees International Union.
The extra money gives students more flexibility to eat outside of the dining halls.
The group will award grants to districts in 10 states to help start school breakfast programs.
University of Pennsylvania students can save on meal purchases when using dining dollars.
Social media word has spread of a cafeteria worker who says she quit over the school district’s unpaid-balance policy.
Half of the 30-cent increase was enacted to cover the district’s budget.
Meals will be prepped using the same menu offered to students.

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