Congratulations to North Texas Job Corps student Tattianna Gotlewski, who made the Dean’s List this past spring semester at Collin College.  She entered her first semester of college in the spring with a course load of 15 credit hours and earned a 3.8 GPA while doing her class work entirely online.  Gotlewski is enrolled in [...]

Kaycee Chapman Age: 27 Hometown: Ashland, VA Region: Philadelphia Center: Blue Ridge Dates enrolled: 1/24/2013-6/5/2015 Training: Medical Office Support, Licensed Practical Nursing Kaycee Chapman grew up in the small town of Ashland, VA just outside of Richmond. I was a local volunteer firefighter/EMT until graduating from Patrick Henry High School. She’d always goal a goal [...]

23 year old Beaufort, SC resident Tiffany Middleton, graduated the Carl D. Perkins Job Corps Advanced Security and Protective Services program in July of 2017. During her security training at Perkins Job Corps, Middleton served as Student Government Association President, Dorm President, and earned herself 13 nationally recognized certifications. She began her career in corrections [...]

By: Barrington Tolliver Potomac Job Corps Center is always excited to highlight alumni/graduates who continue to make their mark on the world. Potomac continues to practice social distancing and distance learning with all students. While practicing social distancing our proud alumni always seem to open up their schedule to talk about their experience(s) at Potomac [...]

Here’s some important information about Muhlenberg Job Corps Given the current circumstances of the global pandemic, we at Muhlenberg Job Corps want to remind our community members about the value of Job Corps. Job Corps is the nation’s largest residential training program. The program focuses not only on getting our students industry-recognized credentials, but also [...]

By Barrington Tolliver Potomac Job Corps Center Student Government Association (SGA) works hard to keep communication open between all students and staff to prepare for the reopening of Potomac in the future. The goal for the student government association members currently, is to keep building positive relationships between the community and everyone on center despite [...]

Khyna Wallace, a former Shriver student and graduate of the Oct. ’19  class recently informed a staff member of her progress since graduating. In her own words . . . . . . . I  finished Job Corps in October 2019 and started AmeriCorps NCCC the following week.  I had no clue what I was [...]

Qua’Darius Alex-Harris smiles broadly as he says “Bon Appetit” to each of the residents at the Samaritan Inn located in McKinney, TX.  They come to the dining hall for their three meals that are prepared daily by the chef staff.  Qua’Darius, affectionately known by many as “Q” is one of the chef staffers at the [...]

Students from all the TCU/IAM locations participated in an essay contest on how COVID-19 virus has impacted the transportation industry and also to do a media presentation to illustrate the topic of the essay.   Chance Openshaw from Shriver Job Corp in Devens, MA wrote his essay with a Google Slides presentation focusing on how the [...]

Giovanni Perez, an office administration trainee at Carl D. Perkins Job Corps center recently received commendations from his employer while working a summer internship at St. Vincent Mission. Erin Bottomlee, Director of St. Vincent mission relayed the commendations to Perkins job corps career counselor Annie Collins, stating “The children in the neighborhood love him, when [...]