On June 15, 2016, our Culinary Arts students, with Chef Crystal Dent, Culinary Arts Instructor, served as hostesses for the Council on Aging of Etowah County. Executive Director, Jennifer Garner, asked Chef Dent and our Culinary Arts students to help serve the 11th Annual Elder Abuse Awareness Day at the Gadsden Senior Activity Center. Eleven [...]

On June 17, 2016, Ms. Sharika Pruitt, Human Service Worker (HSW) Instructor, and eight (8) HSW students volunteered to work with Ms. Jessica Brown, Resource Development and Marketing Director for United Way of Etowah County. Ms. Pruitt and the HSW students participated in the Volunteer Day called “Day of Action”. This event is when volunteers [...]

Health Occupations had a heart. Protective Services made a crime scene. Springdale’s managers went for Harry Potter. What all these things have in common is the use of junk to create a mini golf course around the center. Students and staff alike dressed up, put their creativity to the test, and made holes that challenged [...]

The Alaska Job Corps Culinary Arts Class and Chef Williams prepared and served the luncheon at the June 27th Economic Development Workshop, hosted by Mat Su Borough Manager John Moosey. In addition to the State Economist, there were movers and shakers from all cities, borough, and government affiliations, large organizations, economic development groups, along with [...]

Gregory Stephens II enrolled at Glenmont Job Corps on August 11, 2015 and completed the Culinary Arts trade. Gregory, throughout his enrollment had been an exceptional and positive student who was always willing to assist in any capacity across the center. He also participated in the center’s Work Based Learning program and performed very well [...]

It’s finally summer and there was much fun to be had at the GJCC Recreation Center the past two weekends. Mr. Pailley, Recreation Supervisor,  worked closely with Ms. Watts, Peer Leadership Coordinator and GJCC Student Government Association to plan outdoor events for the students to stay cool and have fun. Those who were on center for the [...]

Kittrell Lends a Hand

June 27th, 2016

On June 22, 2016, Kittrell Job Corps Center students joined community volunteers to serve lunch to the homeless and needy at ACTS Soup Kitchen in Henderson, NC.

Kittrell rolls out the red carpet to welcome new enrollees to the program on June 22, 2016.

My name is Ashley Nichole Resto & I’m 18 years old. I came to Kittrell Job Corps Center to become a better person, employee, and daughter. I chose Culinary Arts as my trade, because I have pretty much grown up in my aunt’s kitchen  cooking and baking all kinds of food. While I can cook [...]

On June 17, 2016, Kittrell Job Corps Center recognized students who have completed Career Preparation Period (CPP). Students shared their Personal Career Development Plan by presenting a PowerPoint presentation that  identified their 30- 60- 90-day goals and accomplishments.  The celebration provided an opportunity for Kittrell staff and other fellow students to listen and provide encouragement [...]