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Charleston Job Corps held a Sip n Dip self-portrait contest which will be judged for prizes at the end of June.  Students participated in our Plein-aire (outside) Sip n Dip contest which was orchestrated by Margie Clemmons and assisted by Joni Radcliff-Pena

Charleston Job Corps hosts’ the 2nd COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on June 3, 2021. A total of 38 staff and students were vaccinated of which, most received their 2nd dose, however, several staff members requested to start the vaccination process. Nikki Hamm of Trivillian’s Pharmacy was on site to give vaccinations and received assistance from Charleston [...]

Muhlenberg Job Corps Center has always maintained a close relationship with our local nursing homes as many of our students participate in Work Based Learning at those facilities. While COVID guidelines have remained in place and made it impossible for our health trade students to work at those facilities our health trade instructors became creative [...]

Before Job Corps Graduate Enock Ngoga joined the Job Corps program he had been staying at home taking care of his two nieces and was looking to maintain his High School Diploma. While at Muhlenberg Job Corps Center he was enrolled in our High School Diploma program as well as the Certified Nursing Assistant Program. [...]

Graduate of the Office Administrative trade states that her mom encouraged her to attend Flint Genesee Job Corps, as she was a graduate of the Gerald R. Ford Job Corps also located in Michigan.   Aloia Caston, from Ohio did a great job with many accomplishments to include receiving various certifications:  NS Word 2019, MS PowerPoint [...]

Welding Graduate Jordan Hood is making his way in the world after completing his trade at the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center. Jordan joined the Job Corps program after he had dropped out of high school following the death of his brother. He know that he had the potential for greatness and wanted to make himself [...]

This is the amazing story of  NTJCC graduate, Brooklyn Stevenson-Dejesus, who completed all the requirements  to start her career path in the Texas Army National Guard. Stevenson-Dejesus just completed the Basic Combat Training, which signifies her being physically fit and able to execute her duties at war. Her graduation was on May 12th and it [...]

On Friday May 7th, 2021 Muhlenberg Job Corps Center honored teachers at their center for Teacher Appreciation Week. Teachers were provided with a socially distanced special order lunch from Subway to begin the celebration. Instructors were then honored later in the day with a virtual slide show presentation recognizing each individual teacher and how many [...]

Janessa Lister graduated from the North Texas Job Corps Center (NTJCC) in March of 2020. Lister knew then that her next steps on her career path would be to enroll in college.  She is now at Collin College pursuing a degree in Computer Systems for Tech Support.  Lister’s goal is to graduate and get a [...]

As clinical practicum locations remain at reduced capacities and/or closed our Health Trades team at Muhlenberg Job Corps Center began brainstorming ways they could provide the needed skills training to our students while following COVID guidelines. Shown in the images above Health Trade students such as Certified Nursing Assistant, Clinical Medical Assistant and Pharmacy Tech [...]