On Labor Day 2018, it’s hard to maintain hope. Many will labor on Labor Day (which isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Growing up in a blue-collar union household, working on holidays was considered a boon). Many labor in worse conditions than our parents and grandparents. The Gig Economy The gig economy leaves millions on their […]
About Miranda Cunningham
Raised in a blue-collar union household, Miranda Cunningham is an assistant professor of practice in Child, Youth, and Family Studies at Portland State University. She enjoys working with students, especially returning students and/or first-generation college students who share her nontraditional educational path. Her research and publications include a focus on the experiences of first-generation students in social work and child and family studies.