2017 AFT Higher Education Organizing Conference

Join us for a weekend of movement-building featuring:

  • Keynote addresses by Tressie McMillan Cottom, Jane McAlevey, Frances Fox Piven and Randi Weingarten;
  • Workshops to ignite action on your campus;
  • Friday evening adjunct and contingent faculty reception;
  • Nonviolent bystander intervention training by Swamp Revolt;
  • Closing plenary of allied campaigns moderated by Erik Loomis; and
  • Our first-ever Dr. Henry “Indiana” Jones Jr. Awards for Outstanding In-Conference Achievements!

Please save the dates and join us in Detroit:
MotorCity Casino Hotel
April 28-30, 2017

REGISTER here for the conference. Please note: Your eyes do not deceive you; the registration fee is ZERO.

We look forward to seeing you in Detroit. For additional details about the conference, see:

If you have any questions, contact the AFT Higher Education Department at 800-238-1133, ext. 4426, or highered@aft.org.