Virtual Mini Session: Unions & COVID-19

What are unions doing to respond to COVID-19? We will discuss ideas and examples for bargaining pandemic effects with employers, and for restructuring union operations to adapt to the public health emergency.

What are unions doing to respond to COVID-19? We will discuss ideas and examples for bargaining pandemic effects with employers, and for restructuring union operations to adapt to the public health emergency.

Virtual Mini-Session: Agency Implementations of New Protections

Associate Professor Alexia Kulwiec explores statements and reactions of government agencies to the new federal laws passed intended to help workers. How effectively are agencies implementing new regulations during COVID-19?

Associate Professor Alexia Kulwiec explores statements and reactions of government agencies to the new federal laws passed intended to help workers. How effectively are agencies implementing new regulations during COVID-19?

Virtual Mini-Session: Civics 101

What are our rights as citizens? We will do a quick review of our system of government and representation, as well as discussing our civil liberties in a time of increased government action.

What are our rights as citizens? We will do a quick review of our system of government and representation, as well as discussing our civil liberties in a time of increased government action.

Virtual Mini-Session: Finding and Developing Workplace Leaders

An introduction to the methods you can use to build union capacity in the workplace in order to reduce apathy and achieve your short- and long-term goals.

An introduction to the methods you can use to build union capacity in the workplace in order to reduce apathy and achieve your short- and long-term goals.

Virtual Mini-Session: Legal Rights for Workers During Covid-19

What are the new laws protecting workers during COVID-19? We will briefly review the new paid sick leave, increased unemployment benefits, direct payments and continued compensation available to workers through new federal legislation.

What are the new laws protecting workers during COVID-19? We will briefly review the new paid sick leave, increased unemployment benefits, direct payments and continued compensation available to workers through new federal legislation.

Virtual Mini-Session: Past Practice Grievances

Many of us have head the term "past practice," but what does it really mean? We will review the three types of past practice and the five criteria for judging whether a past practice is enforceable through the grievance procedure.

Many of us have heard the term “past practice,” but what does it really mean? We will review the three types of past practice and the five criteria for judging whether a past practice is enforceable through the grievance procedure.