Pre-apprentice

Tori Vazquez, Clinical Services & Alumni Coordinator On Safety Nets and the Lumity Network "We build relationships with STEMWorks participants and we don’t put an end date on relationships. They can come back to us for guidance…" As a social worker, Tori Vazquez (they/them) knows the importance...

Caleb Neal, Relationship Manager on Building Relationships As Lumity’s relationship manager, Caleb Neal deserves a ton of credit for Lumity’s success. He helped launch our STEM Career Prep program with our partner schools and grew our pilot pre-apprenticeship program to what is now STEMWorks. For Caleb, Lumity’s work...

Remote Learning—AGAIN?  Unprecedented. Challenging. Perfect storm. Whatever we call it, today’s education environment is here for a bit longer. So, how can we, as educators, make remote learning as engaging as possible? Over the past six months, Lumity led a virtual summer program for our STEM Prep...

We are excited to share more good news from our 2019 Pre-Apprenticeship cohort! Graduate Cortorian Causey will be starting a new position as a full-time Case Manager at Bank of America this fall.  Cortorian’s position is a perfect blend of his computer and his customer service skills—and...

“I think companies benefit from hiring Lumity Pre-Apprenticeship graduates. The program has taught us a lot about becoming independent and overcoming challenges. We’re mature, focused, and ready to work!” – Jaquisha Carr, Pactiv   Only six months into her job at Pactiv and Lumity graduate Jaquisha Carr already...

Lumity Pre-Apprenticeship Program: Graduate Luis Duarte on learning the skills to turn his love for technology into a job Luis Duarte admits he wasn’t the best student in high school. He was shy and hesitant to ask for help when he needed it. Luis calls his reticence...