The four regional UALE summer schools are accepting registrations.   These are wonderful opportunities for women activists, electeds, staff and community allies to grow their leadership in an empowering learning community.  Please share this information widely and know that there are scholarships available for women ages 35 and younger (see the websites for instructions and/or contact coordinators directly for information).   

  • August 9-13 at UCLA, Los Angeles.  SUMMER INSTITUTE ON UNION WOMEN:  Breaking Down Barriers and Borders
  • July 24-28 at Roosevelt University, Chicago and hosted jointly by the Illinois Labor History Society and the University of Illinois' Labor Education Program.  MIDWEST SCHOOL FOR WOMEN WORKERS:  The Women of Summer--Exploring the Past and Organizing for the Future. 
  • July 30-August 3 at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey.  NORTHEAST SUMMER SCHOOL FOR UNION WOMEN:  The Struggle is Real. 
  • July 27-30at Florida International University, Miami.  SOUTHERN SCHOOL FOR UNION WOMEN:  Know Your Rights--Working in a Globalized Environment.

For more information go to our Upcoming/Current Women's Schools page.

Buy labor books from Union Communication Services and Save


UALE has an longstanding relationship with Union Communication Services. Their book catalogue includes over 100
titles, many of them hard to find. 

UALE members are entitled to a 10% discount on books purchased here. To get the discount, click here before visiting the UCS catalogue.