Speaker Series - Oil and Community: Struggles over labour and learning

Thursdays, May 8—June 5, 2008, 7:00 ­ 8:30 pm
ETLC 1-017, Maier Learning Centre, University of Alberta

Sponsored by: Parkland Institute, Community Service-Learning, and the Work and Learning Network

May 8 Social Partnerships & Organized Labour

Tom Fuller — Alberta Federation of Labour
Donna Coombs-Montrose — Political Science, University of Alberta; Alberta Labour History Institute

May 15 Migrant Labour
Yessy Byl — Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre
Zdravka Brnada — Catholic Social Services

May 22 Aboriginal Youth and Work
John Carpenter, Alberta Apprenticeship Branch

May 29 Parkland’s Latest Research in Oil and Gas Sector and Labour in Alberta
David Thompson, Public Policy Research, Parkland Institute, University of Alberta

June 5 Royalty Regime and Sustainability
Ricardo Acuña — Parkland Institute, University of Alberta
Petr Cizek — Oil Sands Truth; Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia


For more information contact:

Community Service-Learning
Zane Hamm, [email protected], or

Parkland Institute
[email protected], (780) 492-8558