Treasure Island Office Administration Graduate Finds Her Future

TI_shamikagrahamTreasure Island Job Corps Center graduate Shamika Graham came to the Center from nearby Berkeley, searching for a bit of structure and advice, and has since found employment with Canon Camera.

Shamika was one of the older students and hoped to use Job Corps as a way […]

Treasure Island Graduate Continues to Soar at Tastes on the Fly

TI_vincentjesusTreasure Island Job Corps Center graduate Vincent De Jesus has continued to excel at Tastes on the Fly, now being promoted to sous chef!

Vincent graduated from the Center’s Culinary program in June and joined Tastes on the Fly as a prep cook. Within just a few […]

Treasure Island Learns about Gensler Opportunities

TI_genslerSix Treasure Island Job Corps Center Office Administration students visited one of the nation’s premier architectural and design firms to learn about jobs in their fields.

Gensler is located in downtown San Francisco and recently hosted an “Inspiration Day” for youth. Students attended presentations about architecture […]

Treasure Island Student Interns with U.S. Representative Barbara Lee

TI_mauriceTreasure Island Job Corps Center Office Administration student, Maurice, is having a great year and it is only March.

Maurice is very close to completing his trade, is on track to be accepted into our college program and, last week, completed his first week as an intern […]

Treasure Island Visits Tesla

TI_teslaTreasure Island Job Corps Center Electrical students super-charged their training with a visit to the Tesla production plant in Fremont.

Students watched cars go from sheet metal to the finished Model S, Model X and Model 3. They witnessed machines punch out auto body panels and spot […]

Treasure Island Helps Pastry International – San Francisco Conquer the Christmas Cookie Crunch

TI_cookiesTreasure Island Job Corps Center Advanced Culinary students April Hidalgo, Dustin Rocha and Alina Haywood experienced the true meaning of the Christmas crunch, whipping up 3,400 holiday treats for their Pastry International – San Francisco internship.

They worked on orders that included 800 gingerbread houses and 400 […]

Treasure Island Visits Lake Tahoe Hyatt Hotel

TI_tahoeTreasure Island Job Corps Center has whipped up a strong partnership with Lake Tahoe Hyatt Hotel.

Treasure Island graduates make up 20 percent of the hotel’s full-time culinary staff, said Chef Alan Kubler, who has been conducting job fair interviews with the Center for eight years. This […]

Treasure Island Grad Brings Word from San Francisco Airport

TI_vincentdejesusTreasure Island Job Corps Center graduate Vincent De Jesus brought back word of his work with San Francisco Airport to his former Culinary class.

Vincent  started at the airport’s Taste on the Fly in June and was promoted to from prep-cook to line-cook within a month. He […]

Treasure Island SGA Meets with San Francisco Police

TI_sgasfpdCaptain Fong from San Francisco Police Department Southern Station invited a Treasure Island Job Corps Center Student Government Association student to attend a community meeting for the island at historic Building 1.

Captain Fong gave Student Government Association (SGA) President, Matthew Cawley time to speak to the island residents […]

Treasure Island Grad Praised by EZ Care Clinic

TI_shavonwoodruffIn between emails about externship vacancies, EZ Care Clinic sent a heartwarming response that they will always have room for students from Treasure Island Job Corps Center.

EZ Care Clinic commented, “Your institution and its instructors should be very proud of most, if not all, of their […]