Kittrell Healthcare Students Assist Salvation Army

ki_holidaysaTwo of the Kittrell Job Corps Center’s Medical Administrative Assistant students joined The Salvation Army at one of its Red Kettle Bell Ringing stations in Henderson, NC.

Franderly Rivas Lopez and Jasmine Salomon stood at the doors of the Henderson Walgreens with Captain Rick Langey, ringing the […]

Kittrell SGA Visits Senator Tillis’ District Office

ki_sentillisraleighStudent Government Association (SGA) representatives from the Kittrell Job Corps Center paid a holiday visit to U.S. Senator Thom Tillis’s District Office in Raleigh, NC on Dec. 13.

Marniecia Best, SGA President, and Terry Quick, SGA Sergeant Arms, met with Tillis’ district staff to provide information about the […]

New Hampshire Hosts Inaugural Graduation

nh_grad3Eighty-six graduates of the New Hampshire Job Corps Center celebrated the Center’s inaugural graduate walk on Dec. 8.

The event brought out all the local stars, including New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan, Manchester Mayor Ted Gatsas, Manchester Chief of Police Nick Willard and a special video message from […]

Joliet Wraps Up Holiday Activities

jo_carolsThe 12 Training Days of the Holiday Season continued to spread cheer throughout the Joliet Job Corps Center during the final training week of the year.

A select group of staff and students walked the classrooms on Dec. 12, judging the Center’s annual door-decorating contest. The door […]

Joliet Students Assist Community Relations Council

jo_crccicPharmacy Tech students from the Joliet Job Corps Center discussed their Job Corps experience during the joint Community Relations Council and Center Industry Council.

The meeting was the last council gathering of the year and included several new faces, such as Sharon Leigh of the Salvation Army, Jerome […]

Grafton’s Serenity Dorm Soars

gr_serenitydormThe Grafton Job Corps Center named its Serenity Dorm as the Dorm of the Month for November.

Grafton likes to keep a healthy ongoing competition between its four dorm groups.  Each month, staff evaluate dorm groups based on how well they kept their dorms clean, Center spirit, extra […]

Atterbury Volunteers at Big Ten Championship Event

at_big10Fifteen students from the Atterbury Job Corps Center’s Office Administration trade flocked to Indianapolis, IN to assist with pre-game fan events for the Big Ten Football Championship Fan Fest.

The students volunteered their time at the Indiana Convention Center to manage booths that allowed sports fans to test […]

IndyPendence Enrolls First Male Student

in_xaviermontaieThe IndyPendence Job Corps Center enrolled its first male student, Xavier Montaie, on Dec. 6.

IndyPendence has traditionally only accepted female students but has recently started recruiting among males.

Xavier enrolled at IndyPendence  in hopes of finding an education that is at his own pace, features a smaller […]

Joliet Helps Feed Children Around the World

jo_mannamealsA group of Grad-90 students at the Joliet Job Corps Center volunteered at the Feed My Starving Children organization on Dec. 2.

Based in Aurora, Ill., Feed My Starving Children is a non-profit organization that’s committed to providing food for children in nearly 70 countries. The approach […]

Glenmont Sends Holiday Greetings to Troops


gl_holidaycardsGlenmont Job Corps Center students participated in an event on Dec. 6 to draft holiday cards for military troops that are far away form their families this season.

Glenmont Outreach & Admissions/Career Transition Services Driector Scot Straight and his wife, Michelle, initiated the event in honor of […]