New Hampshire Hosts Electrifying Job Corps Enterpreneur

NH_entrepNew Hampshire Job Corps Center hosted a former Job Corps graduate seeking workers for his new business.

Roger Adams, from Adams Energy in Canterbury, NH, spoke with the Electrical students about renewable energy systems – most notably, solar panels. Roger graduated from the Carpentry trade at Trapper […]

New Hampshire Grad Powers Up His Own Business

NH_colinpowersNew Hampshire Job Corps Center graduate Colin Powers has started his own Carpentry business.

Colin arrived at the Center in May 2018, determined to get his life and future in order. First on his list was a high school diploma and pursuing a career in Facilities Maintenance. […]

New Hampshire Dresses Up Mental Health Support

NH_sgamhNew Hampshire Job Corps Center’s Student Government Association hosted a t-shirt decorating event where students joined together to emphasize mental health support.

Students shared how they or someone they know has been able to overcome mental health challenges. They decorated the shirts with different colored arrows to represent […]

New Hampshire Intern Gets Government Attention from Senator Hassan’s Office

NH_jadenshattlerNew Hampshire Job Corps Center met with Carmyn Chapman, Military Issues Staff Representative for U.S. Senator Maggie Hasan, at Granite State Manufacturing.

The meeting was held in Manchester, NH, so Ms. Chapman could see how student Jaden Shattler was doing in her internship. Ms. Chapman wanted […]

New Hampshire LNA Grad Came From Homeless Shelter

NH_phillipcyrNew Hampshire Job Corps Center graduate Phillip Cyr recently completed his Licensed Nursing Assistant program and wanted to share some thoughts on his experience.

“Job Corps has done a lot for me since May of last year. It has taught me a lot of things about myself […]

New Hampshire Goes Solar

NH_solarNew Hampshire Job Corps Center Construction trades teamed up to go spring green.

The Electrical, Facilities Maintenance and Advanced Manufacturing trades installed solar lighting next to the Center walkways.  Electrical students showed Facility Maintenance students where to dig holes in the ground to build a strong […]

New Hampshire Grooms Back in Saddle Equine Therapy Center for Service

NH_horsesFour New Hampshire Job Corps Center students turned their Friday into “Saddle-day” when they volunteered their time and love for animals at Back in the Saddle Equine Therapy Center in Henniker, NH.

April is the month when hoses start shedding their winter coats so the facility […]

New Hampshire Student Shines through NHTI, Concord’s Community College Enrollment

NH_sapphirebarrowsNew Hampshire Job Corps Center student Sapphire Barrows has completed the Homeland Security trade and enrolled into NHTI, Concord’s Community College. Her enrollment is part of the Center’s Advanced Training program.

She was so excited that she wanted to share her journey thus far.

“Here it is! I am […]

New Hampshire Community Relations Council Plants Seed for Future Success

NH_crcmarch19New Hampshire Job Corps Center hosted its Spring Community Relations Council in its White Birch Cafe.

The theme of the event was centered upon planting seed to grow and harvest success initiatives and community partnerships. Each table was decorated with small floral planters filled with potting soil, […]

New Hampshire and Manchester Police Department Empower Women

NH_selfdefenseNew Hampshire Job Corps Center female students visited the Manchester Police Department for a self-defense class.

The class was delivered in two parts. The first part was 45 minutes and involved the participants learned how to protect themselves if attacked. They were even able to practice several […]