Atterbury Office Administration Students Support Other Trades

AT_officeadminAtterbury Job Corps Center Office Administration students practiced their skills in real-time during a project for the Center.

The students made 10 binders, consisting of 26 paint manuals each for a grand total of 260 materials. They printed and assembled all the binders, which will support the […]

Atterbury Hosts Indiana Workforce Development Commissioner for Graduation

AT_paynegradAtterbury Job Corps Center’s recent graduation swept Indiana’s social media thanks to a keynote presentation by State Department of Workforce Development Commissioner Fred Payne and Bob Birge, Chief Communications Office for the Department.

This is Mr. Payne’s second visit to the Center after taking over his […]

Atterbury Tile Titans Are Back on the Job

AT_bathroomprojectAtterbury Job Corps Center’s HBI Tile Titans are hard at work again, refurbishing the Center’s RFK Dorm bathroom.

Students will replace and re-tile the old ceramic flooring and shows. This takes a lot of skill and patience since it requires students to measure and cut, then […]

Atterbury Recognizes Invisible Disability Week

AT_disabilitymonthAtterbury Job Corps Center raised awareness on disability during the “Invisible Disability Week” of the National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

Academic Instructions talked to their students about the importance of recognizing the existence of those disabilities someone can’t see. Disabilities like depression and anxiety are valid and challenging for those […]

Adams Job Corps Centers Share Youth 2 Youth With Community

AT_y2y GL_y2yMultiple Adams’ Job Corps Centers made this year’s Youth 2 Youth Week a community event.

Glenmont visited the Berne Knox Middle School (pictured right) to discuss bullying and create Compliment Cards, so each student could share […]

Atterbury HEO Students Install New Eagle Statues

AT_eaglesThe eagle has landed at Atterbury Job Corps Center or maybe that should be eagles.

Heavy Equipment Operation students installed a large bald eagle statue in front of the Center’s main campus sign as part of a beautification project. The statue was so heavy that it had […]

Atterbury Learns to Hose with New Whiteland and Marietta Fire Departments

AT_hoseAtterbury Job Corps Center students experienced the true weight of firefighting during a demonstration by the New Whiteland and Marietta Fire Departments.

The fire departments offered students hands-on opportunities to pick up the heavy firefighting equipment. But the highlight for most students was holding the hoses as […]

Atterbury Grad Gets IndyStar Treatment

AT_mohamedosman2011 Atterbury Job Corps Center graduate Mohamed Osman Mohamed made headlines in the IndyStar.

Mohamed escaped a refugee camp in Somalia in 2010 and came to Indianapolis legally with help from Exodus Refugee Immigration. He achieved his U.S. citizenship and Office Administration certification at Atterbury […]

Atterbury Resurfaces Culinary Building Floor

AT_culinarybuildingAtterbury Job Corps Center Construction students have been cooking up a new look for the Culinary Building.

Cement students have resurfaced the entire kitchen floor, which included removing the old vinyl floor so they could polish the concrete slab beneath. Heavy Equipment Operator students are grading […]

Atterbury Culinary Student Sees Success at Homeview Health

AT_demarcojacksonAtterbury Job Corps Center student Demarco Jackson is a current Culinary Intern at Homeview Health, an Atterbury Work-Based Learning employer partner.

His WBL Supervisor had this to say about Demarco; “Ok, so the little red pin you see on his pocket is a heart, which we call the […]