University of Iowa

Workers’ Dream for an America that “Yet Must Be”

Saturday, March 30, 2019, 9:00am to 4:00pm

A one-day public conference that will bring together statewide leaders from grassroots labor, faith, civil rights organizations, as well as members of the campus community, to examine workers’ struggles to define and achieve an American Dream for themselves and their families in history and today. The conference is sponsored by the UI Labor Center and the Iowa Labor History Society. Invited keynote speaker: Pablo Alvarado (Executive Director, National Day Laborer Organizing Network; co-founder, Institute of Popular Education of Southern California; named one of TIME magazine’s 25 most influential Hispanics in the U.S. in 2005.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Collin Crowder in advance at 8475320866 or