Uncovering the Labor Center budget cuts

 

The former director of the Labor Center Eve Weinbaum wrote a letter last month in September that sparked outcry by faculty and alumni of the program; inspiring the organization of Save the Labor Center, which has a petition with nearly 5000 signatures.

The term that grabbed everyone’s attention was “revenue generator,” which has apparently been an expectation of the center for years now.

This podcast was made in collaboration with WMUA News and The Daily Collegian. Check out the written story here: http://dailycollegian.com/2016/10/13/former-labor-center-director-describes-gradual-cuts-over-the-past-decade-to-esteemed-program/

Music: chillhop.bandcamp.com/track/hinterlands

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