2020 Annual Convention

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Metro’s Annual Convention will be held on
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 (via Zoom)

Advancing Antiracist Practices in Labor Communications
In light of recent events – the exposure of racist policing policies and actions and the COVID pandemic’s exposure of racist health outcomes – how do we as labor communicators advance antiracist practices both in our work and on our workplaces.

Panelists: TBA

Labor Communicators of the Year
This year we honor two academics in labor studies who have had real world impact on the lives of workers, women, immigrants and their communities.
Stephanie Luce and Ruth Milkman
Luce is a Professor of Labor studies at the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies (SLU) and a Professor of Sociology at the Graduate Center, CUNY.
Milkman is a sociologist of labor, Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the Graduate Center, CUNY and the director of research at CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies.

Professors Luce and Milkman will be introduced by Kafui Attoh, Assistant professor of Urban Studies at SLU/CUNY.

Registration information will be available soon.