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

July 03, 2018

The Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies has an outstanding opportunity for a permanent, three-quarters-time (75%), Coordinator.Read more

June 21, 2018

Christine Leibbrand, a PhD student in the UW Department of Sociology, recently published a study in the June issue of the Journal of Family Issues...Read more

June 12, 2018

On May 18 and 19th MEChA held its 21st Annual Adelante Con Educacion (ACE) Conference at UW. At least 100 students from all over Washington State participated in this conference in...Read more

May 15, 2018

The Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies will close Tuesday, May 15 in honor of the day-long strike called by academic student employee union UAW 4121.Read more

May 08, 2018

The Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies is proud to present this recent historical essay written by Charles Bergquist, professor emeritus in History at the...Read more

May 02, 2018

On April 25, 2018, the long-time journalist Norman Solomon visited the University of Washington to discuss Autopsy: The Democratic Crisis , his recent report on the fractured state of US politics, what the 2016 election taught us, how to avoid repeating its failures, and what it means...Read more

April 16, 2018

Are you or anyone you know interested in working for social change? Union Summer is a paid ($15/hour) summer internship program, sponsored by the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO, for people interested in getting involved in the labor movement.

Union Summer participants will...Read more