University of Missouri - Kansas City
Worker Education and Labor Studies (WELS)
UMKC-211 Haag Hall
5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110

Phone: 816-235-1470
Fax: 816-235-2834
Website: http://cas.umkc.edu/labor-ed

Worker Education and Labor Studies offers credit and non-credit classes on a wide range of labor issues including bargaining, grievance handling, member mobilization, leadership, labor in the global economy, immigration and labor history. It offers custom training for unions and a Labor Studies Credit Certificate Program in cooperation with other Missouri labor education programs. WELS also sponsors and coordinates The Heartland Labor Forum, a one-hour weekly radio show on community radio in Kansas City. The show is archived at www.heartlandlaborforum.org and live streamed Thursdays at 6pm central time at www.kkfi.org.

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