Filmmaker Julia Reichert is a lifelong labor educator and feminist, as well as being a member of UALE. Her latest film American Factory , with Steve Bognar, tells the story of the workers in an American factory that was bought and re-purposed by a Chinese company. It won the Academy Award… Read More
Updated April 18
As the world is swept up in the Covid-19 pandemic, major disruptions are happening in all our lives. Like every other organization, UALE must figure out how to keep functioning: what activities must be cancelled or postponed, what can we continue to do by moving online, what… Read More
At this time (March 24) the Northeast regional event has been postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We hope to reschedule it later. Watch the 2020 Regional Meetings page for updates, or contact UALE NE Regional coordinator Sarah Hughes .
In anticipation of the important elections in Fall of 2020, United… Read More
Mark your calendars!
The 2021 UALE Conference will take place from May 18-21, 2021, at the University of Illinois at Chicago. The local hosts will be: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Labor Education program; DePaul University Labor Education Center, & the UIC School of Public Health.
Planning is getting underway… Read More