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  • Work For Workplace Justice

    Thursday, February 6th, 2014

    The second of ten 2014 regional workshops is scheduled for Monday, February 10 at Rutgers School of Law in Newark, NJ. Work for Workplace Justice provides law students with the opportunity to learn about PBF Summer Fellowships and what it's like practicing law for a union, worker center, union-side law firm or government agency.

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  • Work For Workplace Justice

    Friday, January 17th, 2014

    With a week to go before the deadline for completing the PBF Fellowship Application, the first of 10 regional workshops slated for 2014 was held on January 9 in Los Angeles.

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  • Los Angeles Regional Workshop

    Thursday, December 19th, 2013

    The next Peggy Browning Regional Workshop is scheduled for Thursday, January 9 at the UCLA School of Law, Room 1420. Work for Workplace Justice is FREE and open to law school students.

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  • Work For Workplace Justice

    Friday, December 13th, 2013

    Work For Workplace Justice

    Three Regional Workshops were conducted this fall, following a successful pilot program last year. Each workshop was well-attended with Peggy Browning Fellowship Alumni on the panel.

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  • Fall Regional Workshops - Boston Area

    Thursday, November 14th, 2013

    The Peggy Browning Fund has expanded its pilot regional workshop program, Work for Workplace Justice, launched last year in Pittsburgh. The next workshop is scheduled for the Boston Area on Wednesday, November 20.

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  • Fall Regional Workshops - Austin, TX

    Monday, September 9th, 2013

    The Peggy Browning Fund has expanded its pilot regional workshop program, Work for Workplace Justice, launched last year in Pittsburgh. The next workshop is scheduled for Austin, Texas on Monday, Oct. 21.

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  • IUE-CWA Summer Fellowship Experience

    Monday, July 29th, 2013

    IUE-CWA Summer Fellowship Experience

    Peggy Browning Fellows Ian Seruelo and McLean Johnson at the IUE-CWA in Dayton, Ohio attended a training sponsored by the UFCW on OUR Walmart (Organizing United for Respect at Walmart) and the Summer for Respect Campaigns.

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  • Final Six PB Fellows Added!

    Monday, July 15th, 2013

    Six law students have been added to the Peggy Browning Fellowship roster since the 2013 Summer Fellowship brochure was printed. See the listing below with their significant accomplishments!

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  • Washington DC Reception in June - a very genuine evening!

    Monday, July 15th, 2013

    On June 24, the Peggy Browning Fund recognized James Boland, President of the Bricklayers Union, and Nancy Schiffer, retired Associate General Counsel of the AFL-CIO for their achievements on behalf of workers and their families. Guests from across the country came to pay homage to both awardees for differing reasons.

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  • Berger-Marks Foundation Provides Grant For Women

    Thursday, May 16th, 2013

    The Peggy Browning Fund has received a grant from the Berger-Marks Foundation to fund a new PBF Summer Fellowship this year!

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Latest News

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    August 09, 2021
    A champion is gone. The day of his death was sad and dark. The passing of President Trumka is a loss for the entire labor movement and for workers and their families throughout this country. It was also a very personal loss for all of us here at the Peggy Browning Fund and for so many workers’...
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  • PBF Remembers Duane Beeson

    July 07, 2021
    Peggy Browning Fund is saddened to share the news of the passing of our good friend Duane Beeson on Saturday, July 3 at the age of 98. Most recently Of Counsel with the firm, Beeson, Tayer & Bodine, in Oakland and Sacramento, CA, Duane was a longtime supporter and former awardee of PBF’s...
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  • Advocating for Workplace Justice - Virtually

    November 19, 2020
    During the pandemic, PBF transitioned our Regional Workshop Programs to a virtual platform which provided us with an opportunity to offer these programs to a wider variety of panelists and student attendees than normal when the program is in-person. We worked closely with our law school contacts,...
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