December 11, 2019

Although this is coming several months late, the Bridges Center is excited to officially welcome and announce the addition of three incredible individuals to our staff and community!

​Emma Hinchliffe , History

Emma Hinchliffe is a Doctoral...Read more

December 10, 2019

More students, more classes, more resources. 2019 was a big year for Labor Studies at the University of Washington.Read more

November 15, 2019

Attention Huskies! 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,...Read more

October 28, 2019

By Nikita Minkin

Beginning as a car-ride conversation between/ two University of Washington students and taking shape over the course of a few weeks, the August 1st Rally Against ICE sought to bring out a diverse cast of people and organizations in the spirit of abolition and freedom...Read more

October 22, 2019

Researched, compiled and published by undergraduates, the publication overviews the rich history of activism and collective struggle at the University of Washington.Read more

October 11, 2019

Maria Blancas, the Harry Bridges Center's Duggan Fellow for 2019 and former recipient of the Domingo and Viernes Scholarship (2005) is awarded the Bullitt Environmental...Read more

October 04, 2019

UW faculty and graduate students presenting works-in-progress on topics related to labor, broadly conceived to include working people everywhere.Read more

September 30, 2019

Just published report explores the link between employment types and worker well-being. Featuring Bridges Center Associate Faculty, Noah S. Seixas (senior author) and Bridges Center...Read more

September 05, 2019

"Domestic workers, mostly immigrant women who work alone behind closed doors, suffer from a chronic lack of visibility," England tells the Washington Post. Read more

September 03, 2019

The Washington State Labor Education and Research Center has just released a report on the economic impact of unions on Washington workers: The Union Effect: Raising Standards for Workers Across Washington. This "first of its kind” document was co-authored by Lee Firori, a graduate student in...Read more