Quentin N. Burdick Job Corps Center

February 17th, 2017

The local Minot news stations broadcasted Quentin N. Burdick Job Corps Center students participating in Groundhog Job Shadow Day at different professional locations in their potential line of work. These students observed what a day of work would consist of, and some tools and techniques companies use on a daily basis. Both students and employers [...]

The Quentin N. Burdick Job Corps officially kicked off their “Read to Lead” program last week. A group of students went to the local Barnes and Noble Bookstore in Minot, North Dakota, and participated in a reading event. The students read to a group of young toddlers and preschoolers. During the event, the students read [...]

On Monday, December 3rd, Quentin Burdick Job Corps Center’s Center Director, Rae Schobinger; Student Leadership Coordinator, Renee Escherich; and Burdick’s SGA Executives, attended the Minot City Council meeting.  The student executives and staff were recognized guests of Mayor Zimbleman and the City Council Members.  Monday’s City Council meeting consisted of 25 listed subjects on the [...]

On November 28th, 2012, Quentin Burdick Job Corps Center held the November Leadership Banquet at the Holiday Inn Riverside. The theme was “Fall into Leadership” with a message to encourage volunteering in the community. Robyn Gust, Sports Medicine Coordinator, was the night’s honored speaker. Ms. Gust’s community involvement is extensive. She is an avid fundraiser [...]

Quentin N. Burdick Job Corps Center participated in Minot, North Dakota Rodeo Week. The Rodeo Queens visiting from several states took time out of their busy schedules to serve as judges for the Job Corps Center’s delicious Western Dip Contest, an annually on-center event designed as part of the festivities. The winner of the Western [...]

The Safety/Security Cadet Program at Burdick Job Corps was established to enhance the Occupational Safety and Health Program on Center by granting cadets the opportunity to assist the Safety Security & Fire Prevention Department in carrying out certain official duties.  The cadets assist with Safety Security & Fire Prevention Department functions including Environmental Health & [...]

Burdick Creates Own Pumpkin Patch

December 17th, 2012

What a delightful patch of pumpkins. Several Quentin N. Burdick Job Corps Center students and staff enjoyed an afternoon together as they prepared the festive Halloween décor. Forty (40) pumpkins were painted and arranged in a colorful display on the front lawn of the Quentin N. Burdick Job Corps Center. Students and staff thoroughly enjoyed [...]

 After a number of years, it has become tradition that Burdick Job Corps Culinary Arts students participate in the multi state region’s largest Scandinavian celebration well known as the Norsk Hostfest.  The event brings thousands of visitors each year.  This year Joshua Owens was among fifteen students who participated. He was fortunate enough to work with [...]

Burdick Job Corps Center students and staff held a Veteran’s Day Celebration.  Veteran staff members and guests were honored for their courageous service to our country with a Certificate of Appreciation.  Minot Air Force Base provided the Honor Guard, and performed the Prisoner of War and Missing in Action ceremony.  A brief Veterans Day history [...]

BURDICK TEAM HOLDS SEVERAL BAKE SALES TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE “OUT OF DARKNESS” WALK — Burdick launched a series of fundraisers in conjunction with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.  Burdick Job Corps will be participating on September 8th in an “Out of Darkness” Walk for Suicide Prevention and Awareness.  50% of the money [...]