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Third-generation iron worker sisters boast careers where the sky is the...

Katie and Melanie Johnson are following in their father’s footsteps By SHERI GASSAWAY Correspondent For third-generation iron worker sisters Katie and Melanie Johnson, there are no glass ceilings. In...

Pioneer for Labor, women receives LERA Lifetime Achievement Award

By SHERI GASSAWAY Correspondent Gladys Gruenberg has spent her life providing unwavering support for Labor and employment relations and ensuring women in business succeed. That tenacity and...

Beth Barton: Never give up

Persistence, female mentors keys to women succeeding in the trades By SHERI GASSAWAY Correspondent The road to becoming a carpenter wasn’t an easy one for Beth Barton....

Female bricklayer apprentice building rock solid career

  Julie Koch is taking a hands-on approach to learning the family business By SHERI GASSAWAY Correspondent Julie Koch, an apprentice with Bricklayers and Allied Craftsworkers (BAC) Local...

October 2016: Superstars in the Sisterhood

Here is our October edition of “Superstars in the Sisterhood,” a monthly tribute to the outstanding, hard-working group of ladies who are finding success...

September 2016: Superstars in the Sisterhood

Welcome to the launch of our new monthly feature "Superstars in the Sisterhood," a tribute to the outstanding, hard-working group of ladies who are...

Labor seeds sown in childhood bloom into union representation career

Jen Stuhlman serves as IAFF Local 2665 political director, rep for IAFF District 2 By SHERI GASSAWAY Correspondent Growing up in a strong union family, Jen Stulman...

Remoria Miller: ‘Union world’ brings a better life

By MARY ANN HOLLEY Correspondent When legislators in Jefferson City were sparring over the issue of paycheck deception and right-to-work, Remoria Miller was there for the...

CLUW urges chapters, local unions to create mentoring circles

By Carolyn Jacobson Secretary-Treasurer, Berger-Marks Foundation; Co-founding member, Coalition of Labor Union Women Mentoring is a widely recognized tool for job, career and union development, particularly...