Glenmont Job Corps Center

 Glenmont Job Corps Center was honored to have Congressman Paul Tonko speak at the graduation ceremony which was held on August  19,2016.  Congressman Tonko spoke encouraging words to our graduates, sharing a story of how his own election defeat led him to his current success. He said, “Each of us is a vessel with talents [...]

On Tuesday August, 2, 2016, Ms. Snape and Mr. Mauro arranged for Mr. Ding-A-Ling, the local ice cream truck, to come on center to give unlimited free ice cream to selected students. Ms. Snape chose students who had significant improved performance as well as good CSSR scores, they each received a golden ticket from Mr. [...]

On Thursday, July 28th 2016, Officer George Brice and Officer Johnson from Albany Police Department were guest speak-ers in Reading 1 class. Many students from other classrooms in the academic wing joined for the presentation. The officers described their day-to-day routine, employment requirements, employability skills required, how to apply for the job, ways in which reading [...]

On Tuesday August 2, 2016  Glenmont’s Security MilCaP team attended the National Night Out event in Bethlehem. This event is organized to rally for anti-crime in the community, it included local police, fire, and EMS. The students were able to communicate with members of the community and provide information about Glenmont Job Corps Program. The students [...]

Alberto Rivera enrolled at Glenmont Job Corps on June 16, 2015 and completed the Culinary Arts trade. Alberto also participated in the center’s Work Based Learning program both on center and at the Albany Pump Station in downtown Albany. Always seeking to maximize his opportunities, Alberto submit-ted his application for consideration into the advanced training [...]

pict 7-27-16 snape morin  student speaker 7-27-18Wednesday, July 27th, BCL, Ms. Morin reports that the combined Community Relations Council and Security Industry Council breakfast meeting drew 46 guests to the Red Brick Café at Glenmont Job Corps Center. SFC Scott Leslie of the U.S. National Guard, gave an out-standing speech about leadership and how important [...]

Congratulations go to GJCC’s  Aimable Ndihano who recently was the winner of Achieve3000’s worldwide weekly contest!  Only three winners were chosen from millions of participating students across the world! Aimable’s gift will arrive shortly in recognition of this achievement. Great job Aimable!

David Jones graduated in March after completing his HSD and Auto. David continued his LTE job with Walmart upon graduating but recently advanced his career by taking a position this month with Boomer Mcloud car essentials in Queensbury. Boomer Mcloud specializes in car stereo, navigation, car security, and remote starters. David was hired as an [...]

Security students Raliek Calvin from Rochester and Robert Herse from Albany left on Tuesday to transfer to the Hubert H. Humphrey Job Corps Center, in St. Paul, Minnesota. Both students are enrolled in the TCU/IAM Advanced Training Program which specializes in the transportation industry. Raliek and Calvin decided to study Rail Mechanical where they will [...]

Glenmont Job Corps Center is pleased to announce a newly formed partnership with Albany County Residential Health Care Facility. This partnership began with communication between Mary Rosak of County Executive Dan McCoy’s office and Ann Marie Morin, GJCC Business Community Liaison. Ms. Rosak was instrumental in providing contact information. A meeting between Albany County Residential [...]