News & Updates

Proposals won't prevent cuts

Schools statewide could cut programs and staff under legislative funding proposals. Your legislators need to hear from you!

New Teacher of Year to be named

Don't miss your chance to attend the Teacher of the Year banquet May 3! Order your tickets by April 15.

Statewide show of unity for bargaining

Has your local union pledged to hold a unity event the week of May 4? Find out how you can participate (log-in required).

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Minnesota Union Women's Retreat

Date: April 22, 2015 10:30 AM

Contact: Labor Education Service, les@umn.edu

Location: Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge
25039 Tame Fish Lake Road, Deerwood

Description: This year’s retreat, sponsored by the U of M Labor Education Service, runs April 22-24. It is part of a series of events designed to foster greater participation by women in their workplaces, unions and communities.

Under the theme “Moving Forward Together,” the retreat will provide the opportunity to analyze the challenges facing women in the labor movement and help them build the confidence and skills to address them.

General session and workshop topics include paths to leadership, organizing, women’s issues across generations, labor history, building coalitions for bargaining, member engagement, addressing workplace bullying and bridging generation gaps.

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Minnesota Union Women's Retreat

Date: April 23, 2015 07:00 AM

Contact: Labor Education Service, les@umn.edu

Location: Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge
25039 Tame Fish Lake Road, Deerwood

Description: This year’s retreat, sponsored by the U of M Labor Education Service, runs April 22-24. It is part of a series of events designed to foster greater participation by women in their workplaces, unions and communities.

Under the theme “Moving Forward Together,” the retreat will provide the opportunity to analyze the challenges facing women in the labor movement and help them build the confidence and skills to address them.

General session and workshop topics include paths to leadership, organizing, women’s issues across generations, labor history, building coalitions for bargaining, member engagement, addressing workplace bullying and bridging generation gaps.

Read more.

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Great Southwest United Spring Seminar

Date: April 23, 2015 04:30 PM

Contact: Alicia Loosbrock, alicia.loosbrock@edmn.org, 800-862-1176, 507-831-5484

Location: Windom High School
1400 17th St., Windom

Description: For more details, email Alicia Loosbrock.

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Great Southwest United Outstanding Member banquet

Date: April 23, 2015 05:30 PM

Contact: Alicia Loosbrock, alicia.loosbrock@edmn.org, 800-862-1176, 507-831-5484

Location: Windom High School
1400 17th St., Windom

Description: For more details, email Alicia Loosbrock.