Atterbury Job Corps Center

This week the Wellness Dept. held a Health Fair in conjunction with the SGA Quarterly Blood Drive. During the Health Fair speakers from the community came and spoke to students about various topics from healthy eating choices, to smoking cessation. Then in the afternoon, the student body engaged in outdoor activities to get them moving; [...]

A native of Hammond, Indiana, AJCCs Leo Clark has been accepted into the elite Advanced Training program for Culinary Arts at the Treasure Island Job Corps Center in San Francisco, CA. While enrolled at AJCC, Leo successfully completed his culinary trade under the hands-on supervision of Chef Sophia McCrary. Prior to his Advanced Training acceptance, [...]

Wednesday July 27, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Indypendence had their first annual job fair. The job fair was hosted and organized by Office Administration Instructor Mrs. Reynolds. The Fair offers HHA, CNA, and OA students a variety of local employers to speak to regarding employment opportunities. Companies in attendance included; ABC, CoWork [...]

In response to a request at a recent Student Government Association assembly meeting made by the student body who wanted to create an event that showed the centers unity, the SGA, Social Development, Recreation, and SD Staff, all rallied together quickly to make that request a reality. The students wanted to show that despite a [...]

Who: Indiana Tech University – Fort Wayne, Indiana When: June/July What: College Basketball Try-Outs and Scholarship tour Residential Advisor Mr. Haymon, (submitted 3 articles this week), and took 6 students up to Fort Wayne Indiana to try out for the Indiana Tech University basketball team. The students went through rigorous drills and exercises. Students were [...]

This week Mr. Flowers and his Brick masons began prep work to install a brick decking and walk way under a shelter house that sits between the male dorms in Watkins Plaza. As you can see there is quite a bit of planning and detail work that goes into these projects. Cement curbing had to [...]

This week the HBI Facility Maintenance Trade took on the task of transforming a worn out dingy carpeted TV Lounge, into a treasure trove of tile. The two tone tile combination that they expertly laid down gives the lounge a refreshed and clean look. Unlike the old carpet that eventually is overcome with stains, this [...]

Who: WRTV 6 Meteorologist, Ashley Brown When: July 6 2016 Why: Ladies Night Residential Advisor, Mr. Haymon, asked a connection, meteorologist from WRTV channel 6 News, Ashley Brown, to come and speak to the Atterbury female population on the centers “Ladies Night”. Ashley attended Ball State and Vincennes University for college. After obtaining her degree [...]

He shares a Racing name, but our Jeffrey Gordon serves as a stellar model of how hard work, dedication, and focus can create achievement. Mr. Gordon is a native of Benton Harbor, Michigan. Upon AJCC enrollment, Jeffrey clearly knew that the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) trade was best suited for his professional aspirations.           After [...]

Proud instructor and IUPAT Local 47 President, Kelly West, initiated Domonique Parker this month at the Local 47 Union meeting. He is working for a Union contractor, called Gibson Lewis, as a Drywall finisher. He starts his Apprenticeship schooling on August 8th. Congratulations to Domonique on his Success and we will Provide you updates on [...]