Glenmont Job Corps Center

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 [...]

pizza challenge Mr. Van der Wouden designed a challenge to motivate his Auto students to complete trade certifications. He offered a free pizza to the student who could complete 22 AC Delco certifications in 20 days. Kulanni Edwards stepped up to the plate, working hard to complete the task and really enjoyed that free pizza

painting hr office This week, students on Work-Based Learning for Facilities Maintenance began the project of repainting the old Human Resources offices in the Business Wing under the instruction of Maintenance Technician, Mr. O’Hara. This process involves clearing out the offices, putting primer over the old paint, and repainting the walls in a new color. After [...]

This week, CNA students Ruica White, Joseph Paige, and Jarhya Daniels (not pictured) took the NYS Certified Nurse’s Assistant exam and successfully earned their credentials to work as a CNA in New York! All of these students plan to return to their respective hometowns to pursue employment in their field. Their CNA trade Instructor, Ms. [...]

Brandi- Denise Belle and Ms. Ubiera, CPP InstructoractiveBrandi-Denise Belle enrolled into Glenmont Job Corps Center on May 18, 2015 and during her enrollment, she completed the Security/MilCap program. Brandi also participated in the center’s Work Based-Learning program while working with the Safety and Security Department . She was also in the center’s Student Government activities. [...]

On Monday January 25, 2016 Glenmont Job Corps Center recognized National Soup Day. Both students and staff made soups from all around the world. The Student Government Association and the Culinary trade program worked together-to make Chicken Noodle Soup and a White Bean and Ham Soup. Ms. Ferguson shared her hearty Baked Potato Soup, Ms. [...]

Reading 1 students are learning vocabulary through rap. Each week the students listen to a rap CD while reading along on paper. Each rap highlights key vocabulary words that are used throughout the lesson. After the students hear the rap on CD, one student volunteers to show us their rapping abilities by re-rapping what we [...]

pict with DC 9 union membersOn January 22, 2016 Glenmont Job Corps Center held its quarterly Facilities Maintenance Industry Breakfast in the Red Brick Café. Our Culinary Arts students, under the direction of Culinary Arts Instructor Chef Beth Koster, provided guests with a delicious meal. Mr. Brent Meredith from the Town of Bethlehem Highway Department [...]