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Research in Action Internship

The Kalmanovitz Initiative Research in Action Internship places students as researchers with top organizations advocating for working people.

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Organizing Internship

The Kalmanovitz Initiative Organizing Internship places undergraduate students as organizers with local community and labor groups advocating for working people.

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Practitioner Fellowship Program

The Practitioner Fellowship Program offers labor activists and strategists the opportunity to take a step back from their work and think creatively about challenges facing working people today.

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Fighting Inequality: Joint Conference of LAWCHA and WCSA

Fighting Inequality: Class, Race, and Power is a joint conference of the Labor and Working-Class History Association and the Working-Class Studies Association. The Kalmanovitz Initiative will host the conference from May 28-31, 2015, at Georgetown University.

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In Defense of the Public Square

The Kalmanovitz Initiative is pleased to host In Defense of the Public Square, a conference of elected officials, public intellectuals and union, business and civil rights leaders on May 1 and 2, 2015, in partnership with the Albert Shanker Institute.

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Conversation with Julia and Cruz of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers

The Kalmanovitz Initiative is excited to welcome Julia Perkins and Cruz Salucio of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers to Georgetown on April 23. Julia and Cruz will talk about their recent campaigns and how you can support them.

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Justice for Janitors DC: A Digital History Project

Justice for Janitors changed the lives of thousands of people. Since 2010, at Georgetown we’ve been collecting the stories of DC Justice for Janitors—union activists, politicians, employers, community leaders, and janitors themselves. We’ve dug up old newspaper clippings and video footage and collected photographs and flyers, and assembled all of it into a digital history website. Watch a trailer for the project (embedded left) and check out the website here!