June 24, 2022

Earlier this month, the University of Washington wrapped up the first year of its new Building a Movement (BAM) internship program .Read more

June 24, 2022

A current student at the University of Washington, Brenna Nendel is also a Starbucks employee who has taken part in recent unionization efforts at the coffee giant . On May 27th, 2022, Brenna's store - Eastlake Starbucks in Seattle - became the 100th unionized Starbucks location in a unanimous...Read more

May 12, 2022

We are excited to welcome the latest addition to our staff, Labor Research Coordinator Rachel Erstad.Read more

May 10, 2022

Josh Davis is a University of Washington Labor Studies student and security worker at the Seattle Art Museum (SAM) that has been playing an active role in a union-drive at his workplace.Read more

April 16, 2022

Union Summer is the paid ($18/hour) summer internship program for people interested in getting involved in the labor movement.Read more

March 23, 2022

The Harry Bridges Center is thrilled to announce that Yasmin Ahmed, the Bridges Center's Assistant Director Student and Community Engagement, is a recipient of the University of Washington's Together We Will Award . The honor recognizes UW staff who have gone above and beyond in responding to...Read more

March 11, 2022

Each year, the Bridges Center awards over $50,000 in scholarships at the University of Washington. Applications are now open for the 2022-2023 academic year.Read more

January 14, 2022

The UW Custodian Project was begun in March 2020 by daughter of UW custodians and recent UW MPH and MSW graduate, Evalynn Fae Taganna Romano.Read more

January 11, 2022

On December 14, 2021, the Harry Bridges Center lost a longtime friend and Visiting Committee member, Ross Rieder.Read more

December 17, 2021

The Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies is hiring! We have an outstanding opportunity for a permanent, full-time (100%) Research Coordinator . Under the direction and supervision of the Center’s Director, and in partnership with the Bridges Center’s two full-time program...Read more