Glenmont Students Attend Hudson Valley College Manufacturing Bootcamp

GL_bootcampGlenmont Job Corps Center students drafted new career opportunities thanks to their participation in the Hudson Valley Community College’s Manufacturing Bootcamp.

Students spent 2 weeks learning about basic manufacturing, computer-aided drafting and 3D printers. They each received college certifications and had the chance to network with employers during […]

Grafton Student Follows Journey from Uganda to UMass

GR_fredkakemboGrafton Job Corps Center student Fred Kakembo’s healthy drive and ambition helped him realize his career goals.

Fred came to the U.S. from Entebbe, Uganda when he was 12. He enrolled in Grafton in 2017, with the dream of entering the medical field. Fred completed the CMA […]

Treasure Island Visits Tesla

TI_teslaTreasure Island Job Corps Center Electrical students super-charged their training with a visit to the Tesla production plant in Fremont.

Students watched cars go from sheet metal to the finished Model S, Model X and Model 3. They witnessed machines punch out auto body panels and spot […]

Joliet Graduate Raps Positivity with Students

joliet2010 Joliet Job Corps Center graduate Milton Calvin brought some sweet beats on life back to the Center.

Milton (pictured center with fellow artist Cordell Paige and Tech Support David Jordan) is a prominent gospel rap artist. He obtained his high school diploma and Cement Trade completion […]

Cascades Hooks Up City of Lake Stevens

CA_lakestevensCascades Job Corps Career & College Academy Information Technology students took their skills on the road, volunteering at the City of Lake Stevens.

Students sanitized hard drives for donation and conducted complete data wipes. IT Manager Troy Stevens even demonstrated network storage, factory resets and Voice […]

Treasure Island Helps Pastry International – San Francisco Conquer the Christmas Cookie Crunch

TI_cookiesTreasure Island Job Corps Center Advanced Culinary students April Hidalgo, Dustin Rocha and Alina Haywood experienced the true meaning of the Christmas crunch, whipping up 3,400 holiday treats for their Pastry International – San Francisco internship.

They worked on orders that included 800 gingerbread houses and 400 […]

Grafton Student is 2019 Corpsmember of the Year

GR_leviwhiteGrafton Job Corps Center Advanced Human Services Worker student Levi White showcased his service as a 2019 Corpsmember of the Year.

Levi joins 5 other youth throughout the country in claiming this award, which demonstrates outstanding leadership skills and an earnest commitment to service and […]

Kittrell Joins Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

KI_mlkKittrell Job Corps Center students joined civic groups, elected officials, community leaders, and residents to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr through service on Jan. 21.

They attended a Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast at the Spring Street Baptist Church. After that, they joined the community […]

Kittrell Shops with Henderson Police Department

KI_shop2Kittrell Job Corps Center students participated in “Shop with a Cop” community event held at the Walmart in Henderson, NC over the holidays.

They worked alongside the Henderson Police Department, and Vance County Sheriff Department to assist and mentor children in purchasing Christmas presents. Events like this help […]

Keystone Creates Tribute to Old Glory

KS_flag2Over the past few months the Keystone Job Corps Painting Trade, mentored by International Union of Painters and Allied Trades Instructor Barry Williams, created a portrayal of the U.S. flag on a wall in the Cafeteria.

It has become the eye catching center piece of the dining room […]