Kittrell Supports American Cancer Society

KI_acsThe Vance County Relay for Life team was delighted to have Kittrell Job Corps Center students to assist with its fundraiser held on April 9.

The fundraiser took place at the 220 Seafood Restaurant. Students Jessica Covington, Davisa King, Britanie Walker, Carrina Moore and Sabina Young prepared […]

Exeter Excels in Reading to Lead

EX_readtoleadSeven students from Exeter Job Corps visited Wawaloam Elementary to read to a first-grade classroom.

Both Job Corps and Wawaloam students enjoyed the visit and some of the first-graders were even excited to read their favorite stories aloud to the group. The students were also visited by the Exeter […]

New Hampshire Construction and Culinary Grads Move onto Employment

NH_bennettdavisTwo New Hampshire Job Corps Center graduates have recently found employment in their trades.

Bennett Davis came to New Hampshire in January 2017. In less than one year, Bennett completed his HiSET high school equivalency and a trade in Facility Maintenance.  Bennett graduated with a full time […]

St. Louis Office Grads Find Employment

SL_chanellechurchill Two St. Louis Job Corps Center Office Administration graduates have secured job-training matches.

Chanelle Churchill has secured a position at Allied Global Services as an Administrative Assistant earning $ 12. After her probationary period of 90 days her hourly pay will increase to $14.

“I really […]

Miami Partners with TopGolf

MI_topgolf Pictured left to right are Miami graduates Rihyme Thomas, Hulton Joseph and Stephon Paul.

Miami Job Corps Center has teed off a partnership with Topgolf.

Miami graduates helped set up Topgolf’s newest location in Miami Gardens, rolling out turf and installing various equipment. Topgolf is a golf […]

Glenmont Security Student Emphasizes Discipline

GL_cortezhunter“I like the discipline, structure and routine here.” said Glenmont Job Corps Center Security student Corporal Cortez Hunter. “I was lacking that and I was wanting it.”

Cpl. Hunter was chosen as Student of the Week by Security Instructor Eric Garvansites. He commented, “Cpl. Hunter has shown […]

Kittrell Graduate Heads for Edison

KI_aliihsanAli-Ihsan Salim Abdul-Haqq Lymus enrolled at Kittrell Job Corps Center on November 8, 2016 and met all requirements to become a graduate on June 12. His next step is Advanced Electrician Training at Edison Job Corps Center.

While enrolled, Ali-Ihsan obtained several certifications in Facility Maintenance, including […]

Grafton Designs for the Arts Scene

GR_technocopia Zacharias Massa and Mark Acevedo prepare some finishing.

Several Construction students from the Grafton Job Corps Center spent a week and a half preparing the digital fabrication room for Technocopia, a collaborative artisan work space in Worcester, MA.

Mark Acevedo, Austin Bernier, Erick Lopez, Zacharias Massa, and Ashley Wright from repaired drywall and […]

Glenmont Students Take Tourniquet Training

GL_cprsecurityThirteen Glenmont Job Corps Center students learns all about tourniquet care during a presentation by the Security Instructor on April 12.

Students learned about various scenarios that required the use of tourniquets and had to demonstrate their knowledge on how to address each situation.

They also had the […]

Gadsden Culinary Students Cater Darden Rehabilitation Awards Luncheon

ga_dardenluncheonThe Gadsden Job Corps Center Culinary Arts Department had the privilege of hosting and serving the Darden Rehabilitation Foundation’s Annual Awards Luncheon.

Eighteen Culinary Arts students served more than 175 guests at the event, including Darden Rehabilitation staff, the Foundation’s Board of Directors and distinguished guests. Lynn Curry, […]