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Woodstock Grad Showcases Amtrak Career

WS_carloslogginsWoodstock Job Corps Center graduate Carlos Loggins rolled into the spotlight during the Youth Career Expo held at Charles Herbert Flowers High School.

Carlos (pictured 2nd from the left with Business & Community Liaison Rashein Gibbs, Maryland CTS Director Jennifer Beil, Panelist Tory Grifin and President of the Prince […]

Exeter Meets with Senator Jack Reed and Governor Gina Raimondo

EX_govNot only did Exeter Job Corps Center Student Government Association (SGA) students meet with longtime Job Corps advocate, U.S. Senator Jack Reed, Advanced Culinary students got some face time with Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo.

Exeter delivered its traditional gingerbread house to the Rhode Island State House. […]

Treasure Island Visits Lake Tahoe Hyatt Hotel

TI_tahoeTreasure Island Job Corps Center has whipped up a strong partnership with Lake Tahoe Hyatt Hotel.

Treasure Island graduates make up 20 percent of the hotel’s full-time culinary staff, said Chef Alan Kubler, who has been conducting job fair interviews with the Center for eight years. This […]

Joliet Visits Chicago Women in Trades.

JO_cwitJoliet Job Corps Center ladies took center stage during a visit to Chicago Women in Trades.

Joliet students learned about how Chicago Women in Trades assist women seeking a career in hard trades with skills assessments, preparation training, job search assistance and mentorship programs. The program […]

Woodstock Cleans Up Patapsco Watershed

WS_watershedWoodstock Job Corps Center Landscaping students joined the Greater Patapsco Community Association for a community clean-up.

Students Lynwood Simmons, Marc Coble, Blaine Stacey and Dominique Mullen helped the Association gather more than 3,000 pounds of trash from the Patapsco Watershed. The area residents were very pleased with […]

Treasure Island Grad Brings Word from San Francisco Airport

TI_vincentdejesusTreasure Island Job Corps Center graduate Vincent De Jesus brought back word of his work with San Francisco Airport to his former Culinary class.

Vincent  started at the airport’s Taste on the Fly in June and was promoted to from prep-cook to line-cook within a month. He […]

Delaware Valley Culinary Student Interns with LaGuardia Airport

DV_airportDelaware Valley Job Corps Center graduate Micah Crank-Sims is seeing high-flying success at LaGuardia Airport.

Micah is making $13 as a prep-cook for the airport’s Kingside Restaurant, modeled after the renowned New York City restaurant. The airport hopes to extend Micah’s success to other D.V. graduates and […]

Keystone Student Interns with CareerLink

KS_berthakasungaKeystone Job Corps Center Office Administration student Bertha Kasunga linked up with the local workforce to practice her skills.

Bertha conducted her WBL assignment with the Hazleton Office of PA CareerLink, where she immersed herself in a fast-paced office environment that emphasizes customer service. Bertha arrived in […]

Miami Grad Finds Success in United Brotherhood of Carpentry Union

MI_johnestinfill2014 Miami Job Corps Center graduate John Estinfil continues to build new success stories as a journeyman for Disney.

John arrived at Miami without his high school diploma and with limited English-speaking skills. While at the Center, he completed the Carpentry trade, earned his high school diploma […]

Exeter Caters for Rhode Island Hospitality Association Golf Classic

EX_hospitalityassocExeter Job Corps Center Advanced Culinary students scored a hole-in-one with their masterful menu for the Rhode Island Hospitality Association Golf Classic.

Students impressed guests at the Quidnessett Country Club with their spicy Asian noodles with shrimp and pork belly sliders; scallops, risotto rice and barbecue chicken […]