Center for Labor & Community Studies

Southeast Michigan has long been in the forefront of labor and education. The Center for Labor and Community Studies enhances the broad array of leadership and engagement programs currently taking place on campus -- connecting the University of Michigan to working people in Michigan and beyond. 

Testimonials from Conference Participants:

What is Labor’s Legislative Agenda for Michigan in 2023?

Free Virtual Symposium

Saturday, February 18th, 10am-noon


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Strategic Contract Bargaining

Thursdays 6pm-8pm

March 2nd – April 6, 2023


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Michigan School for Women Workers

April 27-29, 2023

Somerset Inn, Troy Michigan

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Black  Men in 

Unions Institute

was February 2-5, 2023


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