Monthly Archives: April 2011

Seven Students Arrested for Supporting Emory Worker Rights

On Monday, April 25, seven students were arrested on Emory’s campus. They were staging a protest on behalf of some of the lowest paid workers at Emory, those employed Sodexo. The students describe what happened here. An open letter from … Continue reading

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Statement from Arrested Students

Dear Emory Community, The 7 of us students were handcuffed on Emory’s campus and spent the night in jail.  Our Monday night proved to be one of the most emotionally challenging and physically taxing experiences of not only our college … Continue reading

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Open Letter from 188 Emory Professors

Open Letter We the undersigned, faculty members of Emory University, are upset and dismayed by the arrest and jailing of seven students peacefully demonstrating on the campus quadrangle. Such punitive treatment is an affront to the University values of honest, … Continue reading

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