The Leadership students enjoyed dinner Thursday night, February 4th, with Center Director Angela Rackley and Social Development Director Willie Funches at Golden Corral. The students had expressed to Ms. Rackley that they wanted to spend some time with her off-Center outside of the normal weekly meetings that they have with her. Dinner at Golden Corral [...]

Little Rock Job Corps students toured Philander Smith College on February 4th, with Career Preparation Period Instructors Brittany Dockery and Tailyn Funches. The students visited the newest edition to the library, The Melissa and Kevin Katz Collection Art exhibit. The art represents and depicts traditional clothing and customs from 9 countries in West and Central [...]

Little Rock Job Corps students toured the Arkansas Workforce Center on February 3rd. While at the Workforce Center, students went through an orientation of the WIOA program and several other programs offered by the Workforce Center. Louise Harvey, Youth Counselor, held a “Kickback” presentation for our Job Corps students on the topic of “Time Management.” [...]

Students from Guthrie Job Corp Center participated in Groundhog Job Shadow Day on February 2, 2016.  Several local businesses participated as well as Oklahoma Senator AJ Griffin’s office and the Guthrie Chamber of Commerce.  Students wrote about their experiences and many hoped they would be able to participate again.  It was a very enjoyable day [...]

groundhog shadow gsa 2016groundhog shadow sga 2016 On February 2 and February 4, 2016 student leaders from Glenmont Job Corps Center had an opportunity to shadow two elected officials in Albany, NY.  On Tuesday. February 2, 2016 students Nelson Rodriguez, Dajah Charles, and Donatella Crespin shadowed New York State Senator George Amedore. The students had an [...]

Glenmont CTS Bio: Jarhya Daniels

February 12th, 2016

Jarhya Daniels enrolled into Glenmont Job Corps on August 18, 2015 and completed the Certified Nurse’s Assistant vocation. Since her enrollment, she demonstrated exceptional professionalism and commitment and was a positive member of the Glenmont Job Corps community. Originally from Poughkeepsie, Jarhya will be returning home to pursue employment and with her work ethic, we [...]

groundho shadow auto 2016 GJCC’s Automotive Technology Instructors Mr. Van der Wouden and Mr. DeSalvatore arranged for their students to participate in Groundhog Shadow Day 2016. They took their students to Lia Toyota on Central Avenue in Schenectady. There, students first met in a classroom setting with Mr. Fran Bain, Assistant Service Manager, who spoke [...]

AJCC was very grateful in sharing their Albuquerque Job Corps story with our New Mexico State Representatives during their 2016 Ground Hog Job Shadowing with our New Mexico State Representative Georgene Louis. Our dear friends and supporters NM State Representatives Yvette Herrell, D. Wonda Johnson, Javier Martinez were so happy to meet our students and [...]

Last week, the Little Rock Job Corps celebrated Counselor Appreciation Week by thanking its wonderful Career Counselors for all of their hard work and dedication. The Center continues to cultivate a strong Counseling team to help meet the needs of students. The Counseling team is an integral part of the on- and off-Center campus environment. [...]

Facilities Maintenance student Alexander Davidson graduated on February 4th, but first he made sure to leave the Center with something to remember him by. Alex likes to stay busy and made sure he did so in trade. He has built several items that are on display around the Center. His bird house sits in front [...]