Students protest laundry closure

Students protest possible closure of UW Medical laundry; 100 jobs at risk

Originally published April 9, 2018 at 7:53 pm Updated April 10, 2018 at 8:00 am

Katherine Long Seattle Times higher-education reporter

More than a dozen University of Washington students occupied the office of UW Medicine’s CEO Monday afternoon to protest the possibility that the university might close a hospital laundry facility with more than 100 employees.