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 […]

Glenmont Meets Mayor Kathy Sheehan

GL_mayorsheehanGlenmont Job Corps Center’s recent volunteerism brought them face-to-face with someone who has a special appreciation for community service, Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan.

Students Destiny Maddox and Kayla Heslop met the mayor while participating in Albany’s Stop the Violence Rally. Along with other Glenmont students, Destiny and […]

Glenmont Grad Joins Rivers Casino

GL_anthonyzGlenmont Job Corps Center Culinary Arts graduate, Anthony Zeigler, left Glenmont on January 26 with a Full-Time Job Trade Match at Rivers Casino in Schenectady.

Anthony started at the restaurant, Flipt, the following week. He is making $13.00 an hour and continues to advance in his role towards […]

Glenmont Visits DePaul Chevrolet

GL_depaulachev2Glenmont Job Corps Center students visited DePaul Chevrolet, a large, local Chevrolet dealership in Albany, NY on April 17.

De Paula is well known in the Capital District and has partnered with Glenmont in the past, offering Work-Based Learning opportunities to our students. DePaula provided students a glimpse into […]

Glenmont Celebrates Spring Graduation

GL_graduation418Approximately 42 Glenmont Job Corps Center graduates walked the stage to receive their diplomas on April 20.

Students received encouraging words from guest speaker, Rodney Smith of Albany County Affirmative Action. Graduate Jessica Santos also spoke to her classmates about making a difference […]

Glenmont Builds Up Literary Appetite

GL_booktastingGlenmont Job Corps Center’s Reading I students “sampled” some wordy treats in the literal sense.

As part of Glenmont’s first Book-Tasting event, the Reading 1 class was set up to resemble a fancy cafe that included placements, doilies, plates, silverware and flower centerpieces. Four books were distributed […]

Glenmont Students Takes Dance From Street to Studio

GL_danceGlenmont Job Corps Center’s Student Government Association Sargent at Arms Courtney McCullough has started a Dance Club!

The Dance Club will meet three times a week and is open to all students on Fridays, Saturdays, and Tuesdays at 6:30 PM in the Recreation Center.

Courtney learned to street dance […]

Glenmont Welcomes New Advanced Solar Training Students

GL_atescapeIn welcoming the new Advanced Training Solar PV students to Glenmont Job Corps, staff members led a student tour throughout the Capital Region to acquaint everyone with their new surroundings.

Students started the day with a trip to their new study grounds, Hudson Valley Community College. While there, […]

SUNY, Glenmont Continue Think Tank Partnership

GL_thinktankTwenty Glenmont Job Corps Center students began their 6-week Think Tank program with State University of New York Albany on March 26.

The students will attend class once a week from 5:15-7:17 pm for the duration of the program. Classes will be held in the university’s Multimedia Room. […]

Glenmont Grads Shine in ProStart

GL_prostartGlenmont Job Corps Center Culinary graduates Javier Rolon, Desiree Aiello, and Marshall Barnes recently placed in the 2018 RI ProStart High School Culinary & Management Competition

The students are currently enrolled in the Exeter Job Corps Center’s Advanced Culinary Arts program. Exter regularly competes in the state competition, which allows […]