On Wednesday, November 30th, the Bridges Center hosted a discussion with University of Washington and Juliette Aristides Atelier alumni and prominent local artist, Grace Athena Flott.
Flott is a figurative realist painter and arts educator. She is a former union organizer and...Read more
Marissa Baker, Bridges Center Faculty Associate, was profiled by the School of Public Health for her work in psychosocial exposure and collaboration with working peopleRead more
Anjum Hajat , Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Faculty Associate of the Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies, is one of three editors of a special issue of the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health : "Work, Health, and Equity." Along with being an...Read more
On October 12th, the Bridges Center was proud to host "Can Workforce Development Address Income Inequality?" - a panel facilitated by Dr. Ligaya Domingo featuring Washington-State workforce leaders.
As the ongoing pandemic continues to exasperate existing disparities,...Read more
The Bridges Center is excited to announce a new course for the 2023 winter quarter - LABOR 480 Labor Studies Research: Applied Research for the Labor Movement!
MyPlan link: https://myplan.uw.edu/course/# /courses...Read more
Each year the Harry Bridges Center awards thousands of dollars in scholarships and grants to support inspiring scholars and activists pursuing the study and practice of labor. This year we will award $70,000 in scholarships and fellowships to University of Washington graduate and undergraduate...Read more
UW Labor Studies alum Kasi Marita Perreira, Director of Racial and Gender Justice for the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO, shares her story of education...Read more
Jake Grumbach , Associate Professor of Political Science and Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies Standing Committee member will be presenting this Friday at the Future of our Labor Movement , a labor conference at Princeton University. Grumbach will be presenting in the “New Union Advantages...Read more
The Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies is proud to welcome Moon-Ho Jung , Professor of History, as the latest holder of the Harry Bridges Endowed Chair in Labor Studies at the University of Washington. Created in 1992 by members of the International Longshore and Warehouse...Read more
While always an urgent issue, the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has brought the impact of work on our physical and mental health into sharper focus. Inequities in workplaces and working conditions continue to be prevalent, with low-wage workers often needing more than one job to make ends...Read more