David Soares grad 8-2015 On August 21, 2015 Glenmont Job Corps Center held its Quarterly Graduation Ceremony. The auditorium was decorated beautifully with yellow and blue balloons and streamers, setting a festive atmosphere for the celebration. Our graduates looked stunning in their caps and gowns and their smiles and excitement reflected their pride in their accomplishments. [...]
Albany native Aviance graduated from Glenmont Job Corps after earning her High School diploma and gaining her Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Certification. She was recently offered a position as a CNA at Good Samaritan Nursing Home upon her graduation from Job Corps.
Daniel, a Security/MILCAP graduate of the Glenmont Job Corps Academy was recently hired by USA Associates. While at Job Corps, Daniel completed his 8 and 16 hour Security licenses and earned his High School Diploma.
Glenmont Job Corps Academy’s Make A Difference Day activities were covered in The Spotlight newspaper. A photo caption and story highlighted the activities of the Center inlcuding a photo of the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk completed by the Medical Office Support (MOS) students and staff at Albany’s Washington Park.
Taisha Richards enrolled at Glenmont Job Corps in May, 2011. During her time at Glenmont, Taisha obtained her General Equivalency Diploma (GED) and completed a vocation in Medical Office Support (MOS). Taisha participated in the Center’s Work Based Learning Program at E-BizDocs, a local data conversion/management company. She successfully interned there and was offered full [...]
A photo and caption of the Glenmont Job Corps Graduation ceremony was highlighted in the Delmar Spotlight. The photo included Albany County Sheriff and Keynote Speaker Craig Apple and graduate Serraya Phillips.
On Friday, August 31, 2012, Glenmont Job Corps Academy in conjunction with the American Red Cross hosted a successful blood drive. Led by Medical Office Support Instructor Patricia Stewart and the MOS classes, the blood drive collected 29 units of blood, surpassing their goal of 20 units. “Thanks to the enthusiasm of the students and [...]
On Friday, August 17, Culinary Instructor Richard Toth and a team of 4 Glenmont Culinary students went to the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York to volunteer at their annual BBQ. The BBQ is presented to community members who run food pantries and other services who get food and supplies from the Food Bank [...]
Students from Edward Mosso’s Security/MILCAP (Military Capability) class needed more than just good luck to navigate an exercise with the U.S. Army on Good Luck Mountain in Johnstown, New York. They received land navigation and map reading skills at the Glenmont Job Corps Academy to accomplish their mission. In a coordinated effort between the U.S. [...]
Glenmont Job Corps Academy Auto Instructor George van der Wouden and a group of Job Corps students recently volunteered at Habitat for Humanity. The team from Job Corps assisted with organization of supplies and materials, examined the devastated areas of town damaged by Hurricane Irene and assisted in the movement of some tools back to [...]