March 07, 2018

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February 26, 2018

Students United for Palestinian Equal Rights (SUPER) celebrates Palestine Awareness Week in which they hosted various events on campus to bring awareness to the Apartheid...Read more

February 21, 2018

Megan Ming Francis, Associate Professor of Political Science and a member of the Bridges Center's Standing Committee, was recently profiled by the UW's Whole U...Read more

February 13, 2018

The Bridges Center’s Labor Studies Student Association (LSSA) has gotten off to an active start in 2018. The interdepartmental graduate student organization meets regularly to brainstorm ideas for ongoing activism and research , hosts writing groups...Read more

February 12, 2018

Michael Honey is a history professor at the University of Washington, Tacoma and served as Harry Bridges Endowed Chair in Labor Studies from 2000 to 2004.Read more

February 07, 2018

On February 1st, multiple MEChA Chapters from the Alto Pacifco region took action on their campuses, discussing immigration reform.

"As MEChA de UW we want to complicate the narrative of immigrants and the undocumented movement. In order to work for everyone in the community we must...Read more

February 07, 2018

Riddhi Mehta-Neugebauer is a Ph.D. student in Political Science whose research focuses on labor unions and the management of public pension funds. As people across...Read more

January 10, 2018

In the latest video installment of UW TV's Labor Archives series, Bridges Center student Josué Estrada shares his journey towards a PhD degree in history.

Estrada shares his personal story that inspires his desire to help others and his research on the Latinx voting rights movement....Read more

November 29, 2017

This past April, Jinsook Kim, a female welder who spearheaded the struggle to democratize the Hanjin Shipyard Union in South Korea, met ILWU Local 19 members in Seattle. She visited both the University of Washington and ILWU to accompany a showing of the documentary Island of Shadows...Read more

October 24, 2017

In April 2017, MEChA de University of Washington hosted the 24th Annual MEChA National Conference at Seattle Central College. Over 600 students, youth, and community members gathered to learn, heal and organize. The theme of the conference this year was “Existence is Resistance: Our...Read more