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Advanced Labor Education Workshops

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Representing Many: Collective Bargaining Immersion
Labor, Politics and Collective Strength
Creating Opportunities and Developing New Leaders
Intersection of FMLA, ADA and (MI) Workers Compensation
Run Orderly Meetings: Parliamentary Procedure
Mobilizing to Build Power
Discipline and Discharge Grievances

WISE Women Lead: Class Full


$600 (this includes $80 meal payment). UAW-Ford, UAW-Stellantis, UAW-GM and USW tuition assistance pays $520 and the student is responsible for the $80 meal payment fee. Food includes 2 breakfasts and two lunches.

Due to high demand and limited capacity, we expect this conference to sell out quickly and encourage you to pay your conference and meal fees ASAP. NO CASH will be accepted at the door.

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Payments may be submitted online using this form.

Payments in the form of check, money order or tuition assistance voucher should be received by the Labor Studies Center no later than Friday, March 31, 2023. Checks and money orders should be made payable to: Wayne State University.

Send payment to:
Wayne State University, Labor Studies Center
656 W. Kirby, 3247 FAB
Detroit, MI 48202
Email: laborstudies@wayne.edu


Scholarships are available to pay a portion of the tuition, based on need. Cost with scholarship is $180. Please contact the Labor Studies Center office to request an application (313) 577-2191 or laborstudies@wayne.edu. Or go to the following link to complete the application online: https://forms.wayne.edu/59e7834665a7c/

Lodging Information

Lodging Information: The Workers in Solidarity & Education (WISE) conference will be held at the Hollywood Casino Hotel at Greektown, a unionized property.  For lodging, a block of rooms has been reserved on a first come, first serve basis at the discounted rate of $169.99. Contact the hotel directly to make room reservations by 3/31/23. Contact the hotel directly at 877-424-5554. Group Code: WSULA23!