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Thursday, December 11, 2014   6:30-8:30pm, Elebash Recital Hall

WORKING FAMILIES AND A RISING AMERICA with MARY KAY HENRY

In 2010, MARY KAY HENRY became the first woman President of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), with over 2 million members in healthcare, public, and property services. SEIU has played a leading role in national campaigns to increase the minimum wage, improve conditions for fast food workers, protect the rights of undocumented workers, oppose police violence, expand healthcare rights, and a broad range of critical issues for working people.
 
This event is cosponsored with Political Science at the Graduate Center, CUNY,
Labor Studies at Queens College, CUNY, the Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies, CUNY, the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College, CUNY, and the Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at the City College Center for Worker Education.

Monday, December 1, 2014 6:00-8:00, Room 9204

SOLIDARITY: A WOMEN'S STUDIES QUARTERLY LAUNCH
with SAADIA TOOR and SHEFALI CHANDRA


This event is cosponsored with The Feminist Press at the Graduate Center, CUNY.