New Brookwood in the Media

Steeped in History, New Brookwood Labor College Launches this Spring at East Side Freedom Library


St. Paul Union Advocate, March 2019–After months of planning, a small group of labor leaders, activists and scholars will open a new college this spring in St. Paul, inspired by the belief that working people can build the labor movement of the future, in part, by looking to the past...

After successful launch, New Brookwood Labor College plans summer seminars


St. Paul Union Advocate, June 2019–In April, New Brookwood Labor College launched its first cohort at St. Paul’s East Side Freedom Library. Cohort students include staff and rank and file members fromAFSCME, IBEW, the Minneapolis Regional Labor Federation, the St. Paul Federation of Educators, SEIU Healthcare Minnesota and SEIU Local 284.