Glenmont Job Corps Center

“ Taylor Suddard, originally from Hague NY, graduated from Glenmont Job Corps Center last summer and is now enlisted in the US Army.”, said CTS Ms.Caulkin.  Taylor studied in the Security/Milcap program under Instructor Mr. Mosso. Ms. Suddard is now home on leave from training and is proud to represent the Alpha 35th Engineer Brigade as a Combat [...]

Career Transition Specialist Ms. Calkin reports an update from Jamaule Harewood. Jamaule graduated from Glenmont Job Corps Center in January 2016 with certifications in Culinary Arts.  He landed a job in his field and  is now working at Frontier Field, which is home to the Rochester Red Wings. Jamaule is employed as a concessions cook [...]

Recreation staff  Mr. Bowen and some of the students who participated in Global Youth Service Day celebrated at Lawson Lake in Albany,NY.   Glenmont students had previously done community service painting and spring clean-up at a couple local organization sites.  The celebration was a “Thank You!” to all who participated.  The students really enjoyed the activities, the food and getting to know [...]

Thanks to  Math Instructor Ms. Bosjolie, students in Math I are planting mini gardens to practice some of the concepts learned in the class.  Students are learning about mean, median and mode as well as doing graphs and charts by studying the growth of plants they planted as seeds. Throughout this project, students are caring for the [...]

 Friday, May 6, 2015, Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor Ms. Halliwell escorted her students Angelica Aponte, Paul Cooper, Jamesha Brown, Jessica Miguel-Santos, Monica Scott, and William French to Ellis Hospital in Schenectady, NY. A tour was given by Dan Rivers, a senior PCT at Ellis. He showed the students around the A-5 Cardiac Unit. Student, Jamesha Brown [...]

On Saturday April 29, 2016, Glenmont Job Corps Center students Brandon Krenzer, Janiah Brunson and Kiron Nelson volunteered at Albany’s Capital City Rescue Mission where they served lunch to homeless men and women in the capital district. “Our partnership with CCRM provides an ongoing opportunity for our students to tour the shelter and serve lunch,” says [...]

Throughout the month of May, Culinary Instructor Beth Koster and her Culinary students are putting out extraordinary effort to support the Albany Police Athletic League’s Bike Rodeos. The first of three Bike Rodeos was held on Saturday, May 7th, 2016 at Thomas O’Brien Academy of Technology and Science. Chef Beth and her students were driven [...]

Four students are  currently taking part in  Glenmont’s  Leadership Peer Mediation class. Peer mediators are students who provide support to their peers throughout any interpersonal conflicts that may occur. These mediators are trained by Glenmont’s Peer Leadership Coordinator, Ms. Watts, and are qualified to mediate situations that occur on dorm or around center. Glenmont Job Corps Center currently [...]

This month Gelnmont Job Corps student,  Kaseem Lewis, walked the stage at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy, N.Y.  to recieve his Associates Degree!  Kaseem was able to acheive this goal through Job Corps A.C.T. program which allows students to remain as a resident  on the Glenmont Job Corps Center while attending H.V.C.C. or Schenectady Community College.  Kaseem [...]

On Saturday, April 23rd, Auto Technology Instructor, Mr. Van der Wouden escorted Auto Tech students to a special event held at Keeler Motor Car in Latham, NY.  Members of the Mercedes-Benz Club greeted our students and introduced themselves. They then took our students on a tour of the showrooms, garages and the new car wash [...]