We work with businesses, departments, institutions, labor organizations, and municipalities to create customized worksite education programs to meet their needs. Our mission is to inspire and support innovative workplace learning within our University community, the Commonwealth, and beyond.
Workplace Education Partnership
LMWEP is a workplace education partnership based at UMass Amherst offering quality, innovative education and training to frontline workers -clerks, secretaries, trades workers, maintainers, professional, technical, grounds. administration and support staff.
UMass Catering Chef and LMWEP graduate Kenny Taitt chats with Joe Connolly, LMWEP Program Director at our anniversary celebration.
Building Bridges Closing Reception Group Photo
Left to right: Jacob Carter (BB coordinator), Kevin Bourbeau, Karen Hakala, Jeffery Brooks, Matthew Mattingly, Michelle St. Martin, Sonya Fernandes, Sandra Haynes, Lillian Coleman, Liz Bartlett, Joe Connolly (LMWE director), Kenneth Lee, Cathy Collins, Lisa Korpiewski, Jennifer Masztal, Cathy Russell, Paul Ribiero, and Mara Martins
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Our small computer classes provide hands-on time to practice and help you gain practical skills for work, home or in the community. Learn new computer skills or add to those you already have, even with little previous computer experience.
Our English language classes help you develop your English language skills by learning and practicing speaking, reading, writing, and listening. Classes are small, enabling lessons to be individually designed to meet learners’ needs.
"Building Bridges” is a campus-wide public art and engagement initiative that draws on the power of solidarity and creative expression to bring people together and create bridges across difference. This initiative is funded by the Office of the Associate Chancellor for Equity and Inclusion.