The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Lucius Couloute awarded LRAN New Scholars Grant

Lucius Couloute

The Labor Resource and Action Network has announced that Lucius Couloute, PhD candidate in Sociology, will be a recipient of the 2016 LRAN New Scholars Grant. His will present his research, “Working on the Margins: An Examination of Former Prisoners’ Precarious Work Experiences,” at the LRAN National Conference on June 24th and 25th at DePaul University in Chicago.

The Labor Research and Action Network (LRAN) brings together workers’ rights advocates, academics, and students with the shared goal of building workplace and economic power for workers in the United States. One of the organization’s key objectives is to help develop the next generation of labor scholars while also linking these scholars to labor activists.

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