Glenmont Participates in Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

GL_breastcancerGlenmont Job Corps Center students joined the walk “Strides Against Breast Cancer” at Washington Park in Albany, NY on Oct. 15.

Prior to the walk Medical Administrative Assistant students sold pink ribbons, bracelets and fried dough to raise money. They also created and sold pink tie die […]

Kittrell Participates in Juvenile Diabetes Fundraiser Walk

KI_juvenilediabetesKittrell Job Corps Center students participated in a walk to raise money for juvenile diabetes.

The My Team Over Everything Foundation, which organized the walk, was sponsored by 19-year-old Jamario Williams. Williams also suffers from juvenile diabetes. He led the march, which included the Kittrell students, along with […]

Woodland SGA Designs Vision Boards

WL_visionboardsWoodland Job Corps Center’s Student Government Association’s Executive Members Dionel Johnson and Kadijah Drayon helped host the Center’s Advanced Interpersonal Skills group. They had some words to share about their experience.

“We, along with counselors, conducted the last two Advanced Interpersonal Skills groups, with the focus […]

Grafton Student Secures Electric Apprenticeship

GR_alexisgonzalezGrafton Job Corps Center graduate Alexis Gonzalez is not afraid of hard work. Born and raised in Boston, MA, this 24-year-old completed the Electrical Wiring trade and entered into an apprenticeship with Wayne J. Griffin Electric Inc. at their national headquarters in Holliston, MA.

Alexis didn’t waste […]

Grafton Aids Disaster Relief Efforts for Puerto Rico

GR_puertoricoTwenty students from Grafton Job Corps Center’s Medical Assistant and Security trades joined with the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) to prepare donations for Puerto Rico.

The students worked out of a warehouse donated by Worcester Polytechnic Institute to sort the donation pallets from the state National Guard. […]

Keystone Participates in Taste of Hazleton

KS_keystoneshootersFor the first time ever Keystone  Job Corps Center Culinary Arts students participated in the Chamber of Commerce Taste of Greater Hazleton.

The event, which is in its 1oth year, showcased the best food the Greater Hazleton Area has to offer. The Culinary students’ entry was […]

Keystone Security Student Enlists in Army

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Derrick enlisted in the Delayed Entry Program in a ceremony in Harrisburg, PA. He is the second Security student who enlisted, joining Fhakir Daughtry in service to his country. Both will be departing in mid-January to Fort Benning, GA, to complete basic training, and both will […]

New Hampshire Swears in New SGA with Executive Councilor

NH_sgaNew Hampshire Executive Councilor Chris Pappas lead the Swearing-In Ceremony for New Hampshire Job Corps’ new Student Government Association.

Councilor Pappas represents 12 cities and towns, including Manchester, where the Center is located. The students were excited to have Councilor Pappas participate in their special day, especially […]

Glenmont Partners with Mavis Tire and Durham School Services

GL_mavisGL_durhamGlenmont Job Corps Center has partnered with Mavis Tire and Durham School Services to provide more training opportunities to its Auto Technology students.

Mavis Tire Regional Director Daniel Krauss and Regional Training Manager Mr. Bill Stevens came […]

Woodland Students Interview with Queen Anne’s County Housing Authority

WL_qahousiingQueen Anne’s County Housing Authority’s Executive Director Jeremy White and Nichole Adams visited the Woodland Job Corps Center on Oct. 11 to interview students for a potential maintenance position.

The Center selected Carlos Pomerat and Lonell Gee to participate in the hiring interviews. Deputy Center Director […]