Northlands Job Corps Academy

Northlands Graduation Ceremony

September 2nd, 2015

                                Northlands Job Corps 2015 Graduation Commencement On Friday August 21st Northlands Job Corps held its 2015 graduation commencement ceremony.  Many of this year’s graduates were not in attendance since they have already returned to their hometowns and most have already started their careers after completing the Job Corps program.  Those in attendance had family [...]

What It’s All About

February 5th, 2014

What it’s All About For many young adults finding their place in the world is an ongoing quest. Perhaps college is just not the best path at this time. Job Corps is a great option for some providing training to help find a career that fits them well. One Northlands student, Kyle Freeman has worked [...]

Share Our Skills Night

February 5th, 2014

      Sharing Our Skills Night   On Thursday evening January 23rd members of the Green and White Mountain section of the American Welding Society joined Northland students for an Industry Council meeting. The theme of the gathering was “Sharing Our Skills Night”, and there was certainly a lot of that. Every student in [...]

                                                                Tops in Trees Northlands students show their mettle with wood. Four Urban Forestry students make a clean sweep of the top honors at this year’s competition. The annual conference and trade show was held in Charlotte North Carolina put on by the Tree Care Industry Association, formerly known as the National Arborist Association. The [...]

“It’s a terrific symbol for the Job Corps program,” spokesman Ian McGaughey said. “The turbine is a very visible representation of our commitment to reducing CO2 emissions in Vermont and elsewhere.”

“Push yourself to prove yourself.” Those words have guided Northlands student Tearron Dinkins to great heights as he completes his training in Urban Forestry…

Archaeologists from the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum spent nearly two weeks digging and evaluating a site on Otter Creek adjacent to Northlands’ campus in Vergennes, Vermont that they believe may be the site of a historic naval shipyard…

“I’m a social person and enjoy meeting new people,” Jayvon said. “Helping out and making a difference in the community is much more beneficial than sitting in my dorm room playing video games…”

The holiday season in Vergennes, Vermont brings with it a long tradition of special celebrations. And for just as long, students from Northlands have been an active part of ensuring the festivities are successful full of fun…

Northlands Job Corps Facilities Maintenance students lent their skills scraping, priming and painting the St. Peter’s Church Thrift Shop building in Vergennes, Vermont…