Mark your calendar now for the 2017 Union Women & Femmes Retreat, set for April 19 to 21 at Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge in the Brainerd Lakes area. The theme is “Using Our Experiences & Identities to Build Power.” The retreat is currently in the planning stages. If you would like to be part of the planning committee, please email us.
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Registration for 2016-17 is OPEN! Download the application.
These non-credit courses provide a foundation in "nuts & bolts" areas important to working people. Classes are open to all. Sessions are held on the West Bank of the University's Minneapolis campus. Room locations will be sent to you when we confirm registration. For more information call 612-624-5020 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Running from October 2016 through May 2017, this unique educational program helps unions and related organizations develop and strengthen leaders, equipping participants with the knowledge and skills to address the challenges facing the labor movement. Deadline to apply for the 2016-17 program ended June 20.
The Labor Education Service is unique among American labor education programs in offering an array of general and customized media services. They include video production, Internet services and the Workday Minnesota website.
The Labor Education Service provides an on-going series of opportunities for working women to enhance their leadership skills and network on issues important to them. To participate in planning women’s events, contact the LES office, 612-624-5020 or e-mail us.
LES offers customized education to union locals, councils and districts in a broad number of subject areas, all specifically tailored to your union's and members' needs. We are available to bring the education to you or offer training in an on-campus setting. Training is also available in any number of time formats: weekdays/evenings or weekends.