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UALE CONFERENCE 2017
Rethink, Rebuild, Revitalize: Education, Labor, Community
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WHAT ARE WORKING GROUPS?
Working Groups are self-organized groups within UALE that
come together around a particular topic or area of interest.
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WOMEN'S SUMMER SCHOOLS
Four regional yearly "women's schools" teach women the skills and
knowledge needed to play leadership roles in their unions.
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UALE REGIONS
UALE has 4 regions Northeast, South, Midwest, and West.
Check the UALE News section about regional activities.
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LABOR STUDIES JOURNAL
Is a multi-disciplinary journal that seeks submissions about work, workers,
labor organizations, labor studies and worker education.
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News and Events

  • UMKC labor studies under attack; director Judy Ancel out of job

    The University of Missouri-Kansas City, faced with severe budget reductions from the state legislature, has cut the position of Director of the Worker Education & Labor Studies (WELS) Program. UALE member Judy Ancel , who held that position for almost 30 years, is the only staff member of WELS, so this

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  • UALE Conference 2018

    Save the date!

    The UALE conference next year will be held in Seattle, Washington, from April 4 - April 7, 2018 at the Hilton Seattle Airport and Conference Center.

    The Call for Proposals will be coming out soon, and when it does a new conference page will be created on this

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  • Elissa McBride is new Secretary Treasurer of AFSCME

    March, 2017

    Former UALE President Elissa McBride was elected by acclamation to be the new Secretary Treasurer of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) at their International Executive Board meeting this month. You can see AFSCME's press release here .

    Elissa joined AFSCME as the Director of

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  • Six Young Women Leading The Fight For Social Justice To Be Honored By The Berger-Marks Foundation

    WASHINGTON , DC– At a time when labor organizing, immigration, racial justice, prison reform, and the right for decent health care and working conditions are on the line, the Berger-Marks Foundation proudly announces the recipients of its 2017 awards. The Berger-Marks Foundation is an institutional member of UALE and a major supprter

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