LER Master Calendar


Saturday, March 23, 2019

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • The Rice Building, Suite #110, 815 W. VanBuren, Chicago, Illinois 60607

    This course will provide union and nonunion workers with the tools they need to assert and protect their rights under the National Labor Relations Act. The course will be taught by NLRB Region 13 Field Attorney, Lisa Friedheim-Weis who has worked at the Board for sixteen years and earned her undergraduate degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University and

Saturday, March 30, 2019

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Labor and Employment Relations Building, second floor conference room, 504 E. Armory Ave., Champaign, Illinois 61820

    This class introduces the student to the process and content of collective bargaining. It addresses among other items the legal obligations to bargain, mandatory and permissible subjects of bargaining, types of bargaining relationships, styles of bargaining and takes the student thorough multiple stages of labor negotiations. The class also examines the critical informatio

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Friday, April 12, 2019

Monday, April 15, 2019

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Saturday, May 11, 2019

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Labor and Employment Relations Building, Basement room 35, 504 E. Armory Ave., Champaign, Illinois 61820

    The country is embroiled in debates over economic issues, and this class gives you the information you need to effectively enter these debates. Some topics to be discussed include: What is the response to the argument that raising the minimum wage will hurt workers by increasing inflation? What arguments do unionists use to rebut the argument that so-called “right to work”

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Sunday, October 20, 2019