PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World Harvard has a $35 billion endowment. Its dining hall workers are on strike for a $35,000 minimum salary. Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/673855/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend It's the first workers strike at Harvard University in 33 years. Dining hall workers walked off the job in early October, looking for better wages and health insurance coverage.