Glenmont Job Corps Center

During the week of 11 July 2016, the Security MilCaP class and other trade students had the opportunity to get presentations from multiple branches of service including New York Army National Guard with Sergeant first Class Scott Leslie, the US Air Force with Staff Sergeant Cameron Spencer, and the US Army with SGT Tyler Heyenga [...]

Destiny Victory enrolled at Glenmont Job Corps on September 8, 2015 and completed the Nurse’s Assistant trade. Additionally, Destiny obtained her High School Diploma during her enrollment. Upon separation, she will be returning home to pursue employment at Daughters of Sarah Nursing Home in Albany . Michel Michelot arrived at GJCC in Sept. 2015. During [...]

The past few weeks GJCC Students have been busy attending different activities on and off center. The center held a DJ/dance and BBQ where students enjoyed the music of DJ Ketchup while they danced and ate. We also had a couple of frozen treat days that included Ice cream and snow cones. The students also [...]

On Monday, June 27th, 2016, Dr. Jim Riggs visited Glenmont Job Corps Center to speak our Grad-90 students about their futures and attending college. Dr. Riggs has an extensive background in community college leadership and instruction. He currently serves as Professor of Community College Education at California State University, Stanislaus, CA. There he teaches in [...]

Glenmont Job Corps Center Automotive Technology Garage is happy to report that they have just received two new pieces of equipment. Job Corps provided the funds to purchase a Hunter Tire Machine and a Road Force Bal-ancer. These two machines will enable our Automotive Technology Instructors, Mr. Vanderwouden and Mr. DeSalvatore to teach our students [...]

On Thursday June 29, 2016 student leaders Jerome Blackwell, Robert Kenne-dy, Destin Fitzgerald, and Aktasia Thomp-son visited Senator Breslin at the State Capitol in Albany, New York. “I enjoyed his presence and he gave me a lot of insight on how he became a sena-tor. I’ve always been interested in politics but he gave me a [...]

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 [...]

Ms. Morin, Business Community Liaison, received a letter of thanks from Ms. Joan Gavrilik of Friends of Bethlehem Parks and Recreation. In the letter Ms. Gavrilik thanks Glenmont Job Corps culinary students and Chef Beth Koster for baking muffins for “I Love My Park Day” which was held on May 7th, 2016. In the letter [...]

“I am so excited to continue on my education. Thank you Glenmont.” -Larisa Larisa Bryan is a single mother from St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, she en-tered Glenmont Job Corps May 28, 2015, since her enrollment had been a positive mentor to her peers. Larisa chose the Medical Administrative Assistant trade because she said she loves [...]