The Worker Institute Welcomes The Student Fellows of Fall 2018

The Student Fellows of the Worker Institute Begin Their Projects.
 Picture of Worker Institute Student Fellows
Thursday, September 6, 2018

On August 29th, 2018 the Worker Institute held a welcome gathering for their Research Fellows in the Doherty Lounge. Below is a list of the Worker Institute Fellows for this semester and their research projects.

  • Impacts of the Gig-economy and New Technologies on Workers and Local communities
    • Fellows – Yoorie Chang, Jaylexia Clark & Dillon Jones
    • Faculty – Maria Figueroa
  • Labor Leading on Climate: Climate Jobs Program for New York State
    • Fellows – Stacey Blansky & Celene Gayle
    • Faculty – Lara Skinner
  • Immigration Status and the Nature of Work
    • Fellows – Kevin Alvarenga & Valerie Parra
    • Faculty – Shannon Gleeson & Kate Griffith
  • Transnational Labor Advocacy & Latino Immigrant Rights
    • Fellows – Hannah Cho & Clady Corona
    • Faculty – Shannon Gleeson
  • Research to support the Tompkins County living wage
    • Fellows – Hayli Bazan, Ian Lam & Hannah Lorenc
    • Faculty – Ian Greer
  • “Men at Work” (and Family): Caregiving Responsibilities Among the Working Class
    • Fellows – Nidhi Dontula & Angela Uribe
    • Faculty – Ileen DeVault & KC Wagner
  • Staten Island Worker Center Research
    • Fellow – Tyler Rodriguez
    • Faculty – Maria Figueroa
  • Research on the treatment of Working Women in Literature
    • Fellows – Gavhriel Short & Lillian Kahris
    • Faculty – Jim Gross
  • Who Controls Working Conditions in Fast Food Franchising?
    • Fellows – Christopher Ioannou, Aida Shipley, Olivia St Amand
    • Faculty – Kate Griffith
  • Labor Roundtable
    • Fellows – Kyra Butler & Daniel Kirchner
    • Faculty – Ileen DeVault & Risa Lieberwitz
  • Immigrant Labor Under Trump
    • Fellow – Michael Snyder
    • Faculty – Shannon Gleeson
  • Raising the Profile of Workers’ Rights
    • Fellow – Delaney Ho
    • Faculty – Stephanie Olszewski