2018 Summer Schools

Download this flyer for general information about all the 2018 Women's Summer schools: document 2018 Womens Schools flyer (213 KB)

Visit the new UALE Women's Summer schools Registration website here.

Western Midwest Northeastern Southern
Other (not UALE)

The 2018 Western Regional Summer Institute on Union Women will be held at Sonoma State University from July 10 - 14, 2018. It will be hosted by the UC Berkeley Labor Center.

Questions about the 2018 Institute should be directed to Karen Orlando, , 510-725-7041

The UC Berkeley Labor Center has also established a scholarship fund to help women attend. Please consider donating. Your contribution is an investment in the next geneation of women labor activists. For questions about donations, call 510-642-4072.

For a save-the-date flyer, and more information on the scholarship click here: pdf SIUW 2018 Western Region Save the date (7.10 MB)


The 2018 Midwest School for Women Workers will be held June 25-28, 2018 at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. The theme for the school is "Renewing our Movement, Restoring our Democracy". The Coordinator is it is Amy Livingston . For more information, or to register online, see their website.

Download a brochure here:

In English pdf 2018 Midwest brochure english (10.10 MB)

In Spanish pdf 2018 Midwest brochure spanish (9.84 MB)

The 2018 Northeast School for Women in Unions and Worker Organizations will be held at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY from Saturday, July 21st through Wednesday, July 25th, 2018. The school will be conducted bilingually in English and in Spanish.

Download the brochure and registration form pdf 2018 NE (316 KB) .

For more information about the 2018 Northeast School, please contact Legna J. Cabrera, .

La Escuela del Noreste para Mujeres en Sindicatos y Organizaciones Laborales del 2018 se llevará a cabo en la Universidad de Cornell, Ithaca, NY desde el sábado, 21 de julio hasta el miércoles, 25 de julio de 2018. La escuela será bilingüe, en español e inglés. Marque su calendario!

Haga clic aquí para descargar hoja volante pdf Reserva la fecha: NE Summer School 2018 (135 KB)

Para más información sobre la escuela del noreste, por favor comuníquese con Legna J. Cabrera, .

The 2018 Southern Women Worker Summer School will be August 2-5, 2018  at Highlander Center, New Market TN. Flyer coming our soon. Meanwhile, for more info, contact:  Susan Williams, Highlander Center, ; 865-360-7042

Registration: You can register for any of the Summer Schools here.

 More information about the 2018 UALE Women's Summer Schools will be posted on this page as it becomes available.


Other 2018 Women's Summer Schools

The schools listed below are not sponsored by UALE. However, they have similar goals and methods, and are include UALE members among their organizers and teachers. 

Regina V. Polk Women's Leadership Conference (No information available yet)

Women's Institute for Leadership Development (WILD) The 32nd WILD Summer Institute will be held June 22-24 at Hampshire College, Amherst MA. This is a tri-lingual program, with workshops in English, Spanish and Portuguese, and simultaneous interpretation for plenary sessions. Download brochure pdf here (1.68 MB) .

Register for WILD here

For reports on past schools, see the Past Schools tab. For photos from each of them, see Galleries 

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