October 18, 2018

The Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO, the state’s largest labor organization which represents some 450,000 union members from more than 600 local unions, has an...Read more

October 12, 2018

The Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies is excited to welcome Trinh Nguyen , the Center’s new Student Assistant, to our community! Trinh Nguyen is a Junior at the University of Washington and an aspiring Human Centered Design and Engineering major and current double major in...Read more

September 21, 2018

A new video features Maria Blancas, a PhD student in Environmental Sciences and the Bridges Center's 2018-2019 Martha H. Duggan Fellow in Caring Labor, discussing...Read more

September 14, 2018

The Bridges Center is proud to announce a new endowed fund for undergraduate students established by the Pacific Northwest Labor History Association (PNLHA) in honor of the organization's 50th anniversary.Read more

September 11, 2018

The Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies is proud to present this report written by Allyson O'Connor, a PhD student in Health Sciences. Allyson is...Read more

September 07, 2018

On August 10th at an event held at ILWU Local 19 in Seattle, Coast Committeeman Cam Williams presented a $100,000 check to the Harry Bridges...Read more

August 23, 2018

Each year, the Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies awards thousands of dollars in scholarships and grants to University of Washington students. In 2018-2019, the Bridges Center will provide eighteen separate awards to undergraduates, graduates, and faculty totaling over $84,000 in grants and...Read more

August 23, 2018

As part of our continuing effort to promote labor studies among students at the University of Washington, the Bridges Center is adding a second permanent staff member to our office in 2018-2019. We are excited to welcome Yasmin Ahmed to the new position of Coordinator, where...Read more

August 10, 2018

A majority of the fellowship was contributed by ILWU Local 19. A ceremony honoring Jenkins and officially kicking off the fellowship was held Friday, Aug...Read more

July 06, 2018

In a new report, Bridges Center Faculty Associate Amy Hagopian (Associate Professor, UW Global Health) assesses the impacts of the recent United States Supreme Court Janus v. AFSCME decision on public health.Read more