Roswell Job Corps Center

Shantel Begay was selected as the Roswell Job Corps Character Counts recipient. Shantel displays the six pillars of Character-Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Citizenship Shantel Begay is 21 years old, she is the oldest of three siblings, she was raised by a single Mother (Rochelle Burbank).  At Ten years old Shantel began to babysit her [...]

Isaac Chaparro is 20 years old, born and raised in Las Cruces, NM. My family includes my parents, Eunice Delgado and Gonzalo Chaparro, 3 brothers and 2 sisters. I attended Alameda Elementary School, Picacho Middle School. During middle school I began playing football and was “STAR” player every year. During high school, my sophomore year, [...]

Promoting Solar

September 22nd, 2011

In June, Representative Steve Pearce was at the Roswell Job Corps Center for a tour and to meet with the students.  He was very impressed with the integration the center has taken for energy savings through solar lighting and photo voltaic generation, and solar water heating.  His district representative was instructed to get Roswell Job [...]

A perfect employer fit

September 7th, 2011

With an auto pool, a small city, a small ranch, self contained housing, and a need for confidentiality MISTIC has been a great fit to the Roswell Job Corps Center’s career transition and work based learning goals for several years.  They have recently hired  full time, one of our students who is getting near completion and [...]

For years, Roswell has had great pride in have the Roswell Job Corps Center as part of its fabric.  The talents of the students and commitment from local business and organizations have created a positive image, if Job Corps is involved it is going to be a good event.  This was highlighted by local radio [...]

A Mentor for Every Class

August 19th, 2011

Roswell Job Corps Center students invaded the gym of Sunset Elementary during their opening assembly.  Teachers and students were excited, with memories from last year’s successful running of the mentor and tutoring program.  The Job Corps students always have a good time.  They are hand selected by the academic staff, and they are allowed to [...]

65 employers, one Job Corps Center and Congressman Pearce, were all at the civic center showing the community of Roswell that we are all wanting to improve the unemployment rate in Roswell.  Congressman Pearce commented during his town hall style speech to kick off the fair, “It’s real simple, when a company hires someone who [...]

A crown of over 200 gathered in front of the new entrance of Roswell Independent School District’s Sunset Elementary to christen and tour the 5.1 million dollar renovation and expansion.  Master of ceremonies and principal Mireya Trujillo was very proud of all the staff and students who overcame the 18 month construction project.  Retired Master [...]

Krumland Auto Group and the Roswell Job Corps Center have worked together on many projects over the years.  Tom Krumland has always supported the goals and efforts of the Job Corps program and with the assistance of Marketing Director Stacy Vanderwart, the Roswell center has actively participated in all of the community service projects put [...]