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Listen to CWA podcast episode four


The latest episode of the Communication, Writing and the Arts (CWA) department’s podcast is now available online. This episode features a reading from Alison McGhee. 51 more words


The Sponge Cake that is part of history

It had been an industrious morning for Ellie. A few hours earlier she had donned her faithful apron to bake. It was the monthly CWA meeting tomorrow and she was taking morning tea to share. 723 more words

Country Story

A Cup Of Tea

A cup of tea was something which frequently punctuated the day growing up on the farm

Mum and Dad began the day with a cuppa.  They had set cups and saucers: blue for Dad and pink for Mum.  324 more words


Labor Unions Petition Supreme Court Over Pensions

The Communication Workers of America (CWA) has teamed with other labor unions to petition the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a case on pension funding. 106 more words

Verizon workers are still working but the fight for a fair contract continues

Two weeks after their collective bargaining agreement expired, 39,000 unionized Verizon workers the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states continue to work without a contract as bargaining between the workers’ unions and Verizon continue. 723 more words

CWA Rally (With Bonus Track)

The Communications Workers Of America (CWA) is embroiled in a contract dispute with Verizon, primarily regarding benefits and job security. Today, they held a rally at Verizon’s Silver Spring facility off Route 29. 206 more words


Michigan AFL-CIO President Bieber meets with west Michigan union members

COOPERSVILLE August 4, 2015– About 30 west Michigan union members met with newly-elected Michigan AFL-CIO President Ron Bieber over lunch today at the Plumbers & Fitters hall in Coopersville. 356 more words