Midwest School for Women Workers

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Midwest School for Women Workers

Renewing our Movement, Restoring our Democracy

June 25-28, 2018

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

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Online registration is available through Friday, June 1, 2018.

The 2018 Midwest School for Women Workers will bring together women, transfeminine, non-binary, intersex, and gender non-conforming workers from across the Midwest who want to renew our labor movement and restore our democracy. #msww2018

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Schedule:

Morning sessions will be organized into four tracks:

  • Beyond the Workplace: Strategies for Building Community Alliances and Creating a More Diverse Labor Movement
  • Your Rights in the Workplace
  • Leading with Strength and Solidarity
  • Internal Mobilization & Organizing

Afternoon workshops and plenary sessions will address a wide range of topics, including:

  • Effective Messaging for Unions and Worker Organizations
  • Labor History
  • Racial Justice at in the Union and at Work
  • Understanding the Worker Center Movement
  • Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence in the Union and at Work
  • Immigration and Globalization
  • Tradespeople and Blue Collar Workers
  • Building Coalitions Between Movements

Spanish/English interpretation will be available.

Scholarship Information:

  • Scholarship application can be found here.
  • Aplication para una beca se puede econontrar aquí.
  • Applications accepted until May 18, 2018.

Tuition:

COMMUTER: $500.00
  • Includes parking; and daily lunch, snacks, and two dinners (optional).
ROOM AND BOARD: $650.00
  • Includes housing; parking; and daily breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks

 

For questions, please call 612-624-5020 or or email us