Grafton Student Interns at Edison Job Corps

GR_matthewpellegrinoIn advance of his trip to Edison Job Corps Center, where he will intern as a Recreation Specialist, Grafton Job Corps Center student Matthew Pellegrino had some words to say about his Job Corps experience.

“What I enjoy most about the Advanced Human Service Worker (HSW) program […]

Kittrell Graduate Heads for Advanced IT

KI_camronclayKittrell Job Corps Center graduate Camron Clay transferred on Jan. 29 to the Advanced A+ MCSA Windows 10 Training Program at the Edison Job Corps Academy.

He enrolled at Kittrell in March, entering with a High School Diploma, and completed the Office Assistant Trade with a […]

Keystone Embraces Martin Luther King Jr. Service Week

KS_mlk1The Keystone Job Corps Center Youth to Youth (Y2Y) Committee sponsored many events and activities to honor and pay tribute to the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Each of the events provided a chance for students and staff to experience the meaning of Dr. King’s […]

Keystone and Harpers Ferry Team Up for Joint Lesson

KS_jointsessionCement students from Keystone Job Corps Center and the Harper’s Ferry Civilian Conservation were trained in the techniques of polishing concrete during a joint instructional session held at Keystone.

The students learned how to use various types of machinery to remove layers of concrete to create a […]

Exeter Goes All Out for Martin Luther King Jr. Service Week

EX_mlk3Exeter Job Corps Center engaged in a variety of service activities in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Service Week.

On January 18, B Wing students spent the day at the North Kingstown Food Pantry. The NK Food Pantry provides emergency food assistance and services to individuals […]

Woodstock Participates in Martin Luther King Jr. Service Week

WS_extendedfam1In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Service Week, Woodstock Job Corps Center Student Government Association (SGA) representatives visited the Extended Family Adult Day Care Center in Baltimore, MD.

Elderly men and women are often underrepresented and/or forgotten in society and Woodstock’s SGA saw this as […]

Grafton Pitches in at University of Massachusetts Medical School

GR_umassGrafton Job Corps Center chose University of Massachusetts (UMass) Medical School in Worcester, MA, for its Martin Luther King Jr. Week community service project due to the long-term partnership between the two.

The project was conducted in the recycling section of the Medical School. Students Fartun Ahmed, […]

Keystone Students Start at Luzerne County Community College

KS_lcccSeveral Keystone Job Corps Center students recently went through the rigorous process of applying for enrollment at Luzerne County Community College (LCCC).

The students who started LCCC this week for the Spring Semester are Culinary graduate Ernest Drake II who arrived in August, Carpentry graduate Malik Spence […]

Grafton Students Bridge Language Barrier During Service Project

GR_seapaintThree Construction students from Grafton Job Corps Center absolutely charmed the Southeast Asian Coalition of Central Massachusetts with their fluency of five different languages.

Students Abdi Rashid Ahmed from Building Construction Technologies, Rafael Escalante from Carpentry, and An Tran from Electrical Wiring encompassed five languages among them: English, Vietnamese, Chinese, Spanish, and […]

Treasure Island Caters to Microsoft, JP Morgan

TI_microsoftTwenty-five Advanced Culinary students from Treasure Island Job Corps Center catered for an event where Microsoft Founder Bill Gates was among the keynote speakers.

The event was held by JP Morgan at the Westin St. Francis Hotel, a valuable T.I. partner. Students plated 3,900 artistic lunches […]