Glenmont Facilities Maintenance Grads Land Jobs with Lewis Lawn Care and Masonry and Rochester Gears

GL_alexriveraorlandomonteroGlenmont Job Corps Center graduates Alexander Matias-Rivera and Orlando Montero have started their new professional careers with Lewis Lawn Care and Masonry and Rochester Gears, respectively.

Alexander came to Glenmont in July 2017 as a 17 -year-old with the hopes of obtaining his high school diploma, driver’s license, and […]

Glenmont Embraces Its Heritage

GL_heritageday3The Glenmont Job Corps Center Academics Department was honored to host Glenmont Heritage Day this year!

Staff from all departments came together to celebrate. The HSD Instructor did an amazing job planning such a wonderful event, and the Academic Team was so appreciative of the large […]

Glenmont Drives Up Excitement at HL Gage Navistar IH

GL_navistarGlemont Job Corps Center Auto students visited the local HL Gage Navistar IH truck dealership to learn about the industry.

Students Ulysses Sanchez, Edwin Silbre Alvarez, Zaquan Younger, Anthony Rodriguez, Prima Nakornthab, Kyair Sylvester and Penelope Kline were led on a tour by Service Manager Ron Smith. […]

Glenmont Grad Finds Her Way to the Teresian House

GL_amberurbanNearly a year ago, it would have been hard for Glenmont Job Corps Center graduate Amber Urban to see herself as a Certified Nursing Assistant for Teresian House.

Amber struggled a great deal when she first arrived at Job Corps, to the point where she was on […]

Glenmont Arms Students with Watervliet Arsenal Opportunities

GL_arsenalRepresentatives from the Watervliet Arsenal visited the Glenmont Job Corps Center to discuss employment opportunities.

Isaac Gibbs, Jen Pusatiere, and Ray Anderson met with Facility Maintenance students to update them on the Arsenal positions. The Arsenal was recently green-lit to hire thousands of workers over the next decade […]

Glenmont Trip to Riverside Maple Farms Rewards Students for Sticking With It

GL_mapleSeveral Glenmont Job Corps Center Academic students were rewarded for their hard work with a trip to Riverside Maple Farms.

Students received a tour of the facility and learned all about maple farms. They observed more than 1,000 tapped maple trees being sapped of their syrupy goodness. They […]

Glenmont Celebrates Safety Day with Selkirk Fire Department

GL_safetydayGlenmont Job Corps Center held its annual Safety Day event with the Selkirk Fire Department as its special guests.

The Selkirk Fire Department brought a firetruck and did a water demonstration for students. The volunteer members showed the students how to operate a fire hose and […]

Glenmont Students Smooth Over Training with Sidewalk Replacement Project

GL_sidewalkGlenmont Job Corps Center Facilities Maintenance students are currently removing the sidewalk between the Career Technical Training and Career Transition Services Building as part of their concrete unit.

The existing sidewalk had become worn down and broken over the years and was in need of replacement. Students are […]

Glenmont Shows Super Service to Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity

GL_frat3The Glenmont Job Corps Center Medical Administrative Assistant students provided customer service for the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity 87th Anniversary Eastern Region Convention.

Students volunteered for three days at the Hilton Hotel downtown Albany from 7:45am to 5pm, assisting with registering and processing 1,600 guests while marketing Job Corps […]

Glenmont Takes a Walk on the Wild Side with Hannacroix Creek Preserve

GL_preserveFor the last several weeks, Glenmont Job Corps Center’s Facility Maintenance students have been working with the local Hannacroix Creek Preserve & Dr. Barbara.

Dr. Barbara’s Team is focused on conservation efforts and preserving the local ecology to ultimately rejuvenate earth. One of the main focuses […]