St. Louis Carpentry Student Attends Construction Forum Awards

SL_constructionforumSt. Louis Job Corps Carpentry student Vincent Luckett attended the Construction Forum’s 2017 Building Tomorrow Awards to help celebrate the increase in diversity in the construction industry.

Vincent’s presence was requested by Dr. John Gaul and Henry Johnson from the St. Louis and Kansas City Carpenters […]

Treasure Island Students Serve Up Spook Service

TI_halloweensecurityTreasure Island Job Corps Center Security and Culinary students were on hand to keep the ghouls and monsters at bay for the island’s Halloween festivities.

Security students joined Admiral Security to keep watch at the local YMCA, while Culinary Arts students prepared 15 pizzas to keep […]

Glenmont Culinary Students Compete in a Cook-Off

GL_cookoffGlenmont Job Corps Center’s Culinary students participated in a Cook-Off Competition last month.

Culinary Instructor Chef Shaun Skaarup wanted to both inspire his class and teach them the importance of team work. He divided the culinary students into two teams and tasked them with creating a three-course […]

Kittrell Invites NCWorks to Host Career Development Workshop

KI_NCWorks NCWorks Career Center staff Patrick Buford Operations Manager, Darrell Williams Program Coordinator, Kelsey McAnelly Youth Advocate provide information on NCWorks Career Center offerings to Kittrell Job Corps Center students.

NCWorks Career Center Staff Patrick Buford, Kelsey McAnelly, and Darrell Williams provided a career development workshop for […]

Kittrell Advanced Human Service Worker Internships Lead to Employment

KI_devannahodges KI_kiarabynumTwo Kittrell Job Corps Center graduates have been hired on at Job Corps programs after completing their Advanced Human Service Worker internships, while another looks to follow their path.

Devanna Hodges and Kiara Bynum began their […]

St. Louis Students Bring Youth 2 Youth to Hispanic Fest

SL_hispanicfestSt. Louis Job Corps students worked the Youth 2 Youth Partners for Peace booth at the St. Louis Hispanic Fest.

Christopher Poole, Aaron Satz and Ashley Wright encouraged hundreds of people to sign cards in support of peace, while also talking to them about the Job […]

St. Louis Students Spend Trivia Night with Alderman Jeffrey Boyd

SL_aldermanboydThree St. Louis Job Corps Center students participated in the Hamilton Heights Neighborhood Association Trivia night, where they had a chance to chat with St. Louis City Alderman Jeffrey Boyd.

Alderman Boyd sponsored the event. He came over to the Job Corps table and enjoyed talking […]

St. Louis Grads Land Jobs Across Industries

SL_brandonwhisler Graduate Brandon Whisler with Center Director Timothy Chambers.

Six St. Louis Job Corps Center Construction graduates have recently secured employment.

Welding graduates Alija Smajic and Demetrius Polk Jr. both snagged employment with Titan Tube, making $12 an hour and $11 an hour respectively. Titan Tube manufactures tubular aluminium […]

Grafton Security Grad Lands Job with Foxwoods Resort

GR_anthonydelrossoGrafton Job Corps Center Security graduate Anthony Delrosso separated from the program just a month ago but is already having big adventures in his position at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Connecticut.

Looking for the right Job Trade Match close to his home and for a desirable […]