Cornell University

NY State AFL-CIO/Cornell Union Leadership Institute

16 E. 34th Street, NYC 212.340.2827

Seminars


Curriculum and Dates:


Class of 2015

Class of 2014

The Institute core curriculum is a series of six topical seminars covering leadership and managerial skills and tackling critical economic, political and social questions. Seminars are coordinated by Cornell ILR faculty and are held either on Cornell's Ithaca campus or at other locations around New York State and New York City. Presenters include union and community leaders as well as noted scholars and educators. Participants are required to attend all sessions.

Participants receive a Cornell certificate in recognition of their completion of the Institute program upon graduation. They also may choose to earn 12 undergraduate college credits by completing additional assignments. If desired, these credits can be applied to their pursuit of a bachelor's degree at a number of state and NYC institutions, or at the National Labor College in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Class of 2014

July 2013 - July 2014

Critical Challenges in Union Leadership July
21-26,
2013
Ithaca (at Cornell)
Critical Capacity I:  Internal Organizing October 
3-5,
2013
Rye, NY
Critical Capacity II: Focusing on Growth January
23-25,
2014
New York City
Critical Capacity III: Building Solidarity Across Difference
March
13-15,
2014
Albany, NY
Critical Capacity IV: Understanding the New Global Economy  May
15-17, 2014
New York City
Advanced Leadership in Unions: Power, Politics and Organizational Change July
20-25, 2014
Ithaca, (at Cornell)

Class of 2015

July 2014 - July 2015

Critical Challenges in Union Leadership July
20-25,
2014
Ithaca (at Cornell)
Critical Capacity I:  Internal Organizing October 
9-11,
2014
Saratoga Springs, NY
Critical Capacity II: Focusing on Growth January
22-24,
2015
New York City
Critical Capacity III: Building Solidarity Across Difference
March
12-14,
2015
Albany, NY
Critical Capacity IV: Understanding the New Global Economy  May
14-16, 2015
New York City
Advanced Leadership in Unions: Power, Politics and Organizational Change July
26-31, 2015
Ithaca, (at Cornell)

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