Springdale Job Corps Center welcomed Hand2Mouth Theater Group on center to do a presentation of their play, Pep Talk.
July 22nd, 2014
Friday July 18th , 2014 Staff and students from the Carl D. Perkins Job Corps Center with the help of Horizons Youth Services co-sponsored the annual “KY State Police Trooper Island Golf Tournament”. Horizons Youth Services sponsored the lunch for the golfers, and Perkins Culinary class prepared it in 5 star fashion as usual. This [...]
Students and staff of Human Resource Development Foundation (HRDF) toured the Charleston Job Corps Center today with host Tia Welch, Business Community Liaison and Region 2 Youth Chair. A presentation was provided to the nine students and five staff on career technical trades and academic requirement by Tony Westbrook, Training Director. Students and staff visited [...]
July 14th, 2014
Jaime Marquez 20 year old carpentry student from Orlando Fl, was just hired by Jenny Wiley State Park, in Prestonsburg, KY. He will be working after hours and weekends in the dining room. Jaime stated ” this is a great opportunity for me to be able to save for my future”. Students that work at [...]
July 10th, 2014
Cassadaga NY- The most recent class from the Erie 2 BOCES School of Practical Nursing at the Cassadaga Job Corps celebrated the conclusion of their year long training program on Tuesday afternoon. The graduates began their journey last July as they gathered at the Cassadaga Job Corps from as close by as Fredonia and as [...]
Cassadaga, NY- The National Office of Job Corps has recently announced that the Cassadaga Job Corps Academy will be among the Job Corps campuses chosen across the country to increase its student population; known in Job Corps as on board strength or OBS. The increase will result in the enrollment of 30 additional students at [...]
July 7th, 2014
Have you ever had a horrible day at work so horrible to the point that you don’t want to again answer your office phone? Well, that’s how Jon McCay, Academic Instructor felt at the end of one long day at the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center. Hesitantly, he answered his phone to find former student, Micka [...]
July 3rd, 2014
Not only did Springdale achieve 110% of its goal, the efforts by staff and students garnered recognition in the form of a $1000 innovation award.
Tia Welch, Business Community Liaison was invited to join WV U.S. Senate Candidate Shelley Moore Capito for a “Women with Shelley” lunch on Monday, June 30, 2014, from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. at the Marriott Town Center. Congresswoman Capito spoke to the many women gathered regarding her work in the House and her plans to [...]
June 27th, 2014
During the week of June 23, as perkins students prepared to go on summer break, they also go to relive a special era, and kick off the year long celebration of “Job Corps upcoming fiftieth aniversary”. The staff worked hard to make this a week of learning while also having fun. Students celebrated with staff, with [...]