Cornell University

April 10 2012

Social Justice Career Fair

Record number of groups participating in Union Days event

Twenty-five organizations are part of the 15th Annual ILR Social Justice Career Fair from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday.

More than 15 ILR and Cornell alumni are among representatives from labor unions and non-profit organizations.

They will share information about careers in their fields, and about summer and full-time employment opportunities.

The career fair, part of ILR's annual Union Days, will be held in Smithers & Cleary Lobby and the AFL-CIO Lobby, both on the second floor of Ives Hall, and in the Catherwood Library lobby.

Participating organizations include:

  • 1199SEIU New England Healthcare Employees Union
  • 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East
  • 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East - New Organizing
  • AFL-CIO
  • American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
  • American Federation of Teachers
  • AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps
  • China Social Welfare Education Foundation
  • City Year New York
  • Committee of Interns and Residents/SEIU
  • Cornell Farmworker Program
  • Corporate Accountability International
  • CSEA, Inc.
  • Food Chain Workers Alliance
  • ILR Extension/High Road Fellowship
  • Laborers' International Union of North America
  • National Labor Relations Board
  • National Nurses United
  • New York Center for Law and Justice
  • New York State Nurses Association
  • Peace Corps
  • Rural Health Services Corps, AmeriCorps
  • Teach for America
  • The Worker Institute at Cornell
  • Urban Teacher Center

The Social Justice Career Fair is sponsored by the ILR Office of Career Services.