Labor Cafe Archive 2017-18

LABOR CAFÉ SESSIONS 2017–18

 

Friday | August 31, 2018 | 5–6 PM | Geddes Hall Coffeehouse
Topic: "Scratch your Labor Day itch by discussing what's on your mind about the world of work"​

Facilitator: Dan Graff, Director, Higgins Labor Program

 

Friday | April 20, 2018 | 5–6 PM | Geddes Hall Coffeehouse
Topic: "Teacher Strikes! Red States! What Gives?"​

Facilitator: Dan Graff, Director, Higgins Labor Program

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Friday | April 6, 2018 | 5–6 PM | Geddes Hall Coffeehouse
Topic: "Trade, Tariffs, and Tweets: Talking about Jobs and the Politics of Jobs"

Facilitator: Dan Graff, Director, Higgins Labor Program

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Friday | February 23, 2018 | 5–6 PM | Geddes Hall, McNeill Library (first floor, center of building)
Topic: Dreamers and the Labor Question

Facilitator: Juan Constantino​, Development Coordinator, La Casa de Amistad 

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Friday | February 9, 2018 | 5–6 PM | Snite Museum of Art
Topic: Money Worries (a temporary art exhibit)
Facilitator: Anna Scartz '20
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  • See details about the exhibit here!

 

Friday | January 19, 2018 | 5–6 PM | Geddes Hall, McNeill Library (first floor, center of building)
Topic: The #MeToo Movement at Work

Facilitator: Dan Graff, Director, Higgins Labor Program

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Friday | October 27, 2017 | 5–6 PM | Geddes Coffee House 
Topic: A Labor Question Grab Bag:
Taking a Knee in the NFL, Promoting Universal Home Care in Maine, Protecting Undocumented Construction Workers in Post-Hurricane Texas, Debating Parental Leave in California, Hosting National Manufacturing Day, and Speeding Up the Poultry Processing Line

Facilitator: Dan Graff, Director, Higgins Labor Program

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Friday | October 6, 2017 | 5–6 PM | Snite Museum of Art
Topic: ​"For All These Rights We've Just Begun to Fight": Ben Shahn and the Art of Resistance​

Facilitators: Bridget Hoyt (Curator of Education, Snite Museum of Art) & Dan Graff (Director, Higgins Labor Program)

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Friday | September 15, 2017 | 5–6 PM | Geddes Coffee House 
Topic: Working at Walmart: The Labor Question and the Behemoth from Bentonville

F​acilitators: Students from Notre Dame Students for Worker Justice

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Friday | August 25, 2017 | 5–6 PM | Geddes Coffee House 
Topic: What's Happening in the World of Work? Bring your questions, experiences, and ideas! 

Facilitator: Dan Graff, Director, Higgins Labor Program

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