Keylin Pierce-Dunnican Age: 17 Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio Center: Cleveland Job Corps Region: Chicago Trade: Carpentry Job Corps Dates: 9/26/16 – 11/10/17 College: Cuyahoga Community College (TRI-C) Major: Program Digital Design & Manufacturing Keylin Pierce-Dunnicca attended high school at Horizons Science Academy, but was not eligible for school district transportation so Keylin walked to and from [...]

Tevin Pierson Age: 25 Hometown: Cleveland, OH Center: Cleveland Region: Chicago Trade: Carpentry Job Corps Date: 10/26/2015 – 3/24/17 Employer: Hose Masters Position: Prepper In 2015, under the advice of his aunt, Cleveland native Tevin Pierson enrolled in the Cleveland Job Corps Center. His Aunt explained to him that Job Corps offered the skilled training [...]

Student leaders from the Cleveland Job Corps Center joined Student Government Association (SGA) delegates from 10 other Centers for the Fall 2017 Horizons SGA Leadership Conference from October 24 -27, 2017, in Shenandoah Valley, VA. The conference, held twice a year at Camp Horizons, combines low and high ropes challenge initiatives, classroom sessions, and team [...]

Newly Elected SGA Officers The Cleveland Job Corps Student Government Associationelections are completed with new officers for the 2017-2018 academic year. SGA officers serve as a channel of communication between the Center and the student body. Please join us in congratulating the new officers: JaVaughn Mallet, President – I plan to uphold the honor and [...]

(L-R) Marketa Carter, Rashad Black and Mariah Banks On November 4, 2017, Cleveland Job Corps Center (CJCC) Medical Office Support Instructor and 1999 CSU Alumni, Nicole Jackson-Lewis; CJCC Career Preparation Period Instructor, Marketa Carter; CJCC Career Counselor, Talicia Cooper and CJCC Security Officer, Anthony Cook accompanied 22 CJCC students on the 3 ½ hour drive [...]

Cleveland Job Corps Receives Civic Award On October 26, 2017, the Cleveland Job Corps Center was presented with the CIVIC AWARD from the Fifth District Police Community Relations Board. Likewise, Cleveland Job Corps Center Security Officer, Belinda Bray received the COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD. Cleveland Mayor – Frank Jackson, Cleveland Chief of Police – Calvin D. [...]

Veterans Day is a time to acknowledge soldiers who have, or are serving in the military. From November 7-10, 2017, the Cleveland Job Corps Center hosted a series of special events to honor veterans and active soldiers that included a luncheon, Military Fair, Wall of Pride and a Moment of Silence in recognition of fallen [...]

It’s Beginning to look a lot like Christmas! The staff and students of CJCC celebrated the season with a Christmas Sing-A-long in the center gymnasium Thursday, December 7, 2017. The welcome was given by finance and administration director (F&A), William “Billy” Kincaid. Staff and students started the program with a sing-a-long to Deck the Halls, [...]

Kaitlan Starcher is a student at the Charleston Job Corps Center from Loudendale, WV. Starcher completed her High School Diploma through the center’s Penn Foster program and career technical trade Facilities Maintenance. In addition, she received her WV Driver’s License while enrolled. Kaitlan is excited about her next chapter in life. She will enroll in [...]

The WV Career Transition Office held its Winter Incentive Drawing. To qualify you must be a WV student in a full time position from September –November 2017. Every WV applicant received a $25.00 gift card (approximately 20 students) and were entered into the grand prize drawing for $100 Visa gift card. The winner was announced [...]