Standing with GEO

February 26, 2018

Three Spinners stands in solidarity with the Graduate Employees’ Organization (GEO) in their fight to secure a fair contract for their members and protect their union. We strongly believe that everyone has the right to work with dignity and safety, and to be compensated fairly for their labor. In the past, the GEO’s Solidarity Committee… Read the full article »

Reframing Refugees: Looking Beyond Borders in Champaign-Urbana

March 30, 2016

Check out Alex’s article in the April edition of Public i, now available on newsstands or online. The St. Louis Perhaps you have heard of the Voyage of the St. Louis. On May 13th, 1939, a ship with 937 passengers aboard, predominantly Jewish, set sail from Hamburg en route to Havana. Among the 937 men, women, and… Read the full article »

MAPH Interview with Alexandra Van Doren

March 10, 2016

This last month, the University of Chicago Master of the Arts Program in Humanities interviewed alumna and Three Spinners Inc. Co-founder/CEO Alexandra van Doren about our first month up and running as Champaign’s newest non-profit organization.  To read more about how the University of Chicago helped shape the foundation of our organization and what our… Read the full article »