Posts Tagged ‘Muhlenberg job Corps Center’

Muhlenberg Job Corps Graduate Katlyn Rex ignored and defied all gender stereotypes when she chose to pursue welding as a career training option and enter into the field, not only as a welder, but as a highly skilled professional who stands out among her peers in the world of heavy industry skills. Rex a local [...]

The Muhlenberg Job Corps Center hosted the Kentucky Governor’s office staff and cabinet secretaries for dinner on October 8, 2018. The Governor was scheduled to be in attendance but due to flight delays, was unable to attend, however, more than 15 members of his staff and cabinet were in attendance and discussed topics such as [...]

This year is the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The United Nations dedicates September 21st of every year to international peace, and the diversity within the Job Corps program is the perfect place to support this cause. The Youth 2 Youth club at the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center joined other centers [...]

On Tuesday, Sept. 19th, the students of the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center performed random acts of kindness to honor international peace week. One student did 64 documented random acts of kindness alone. In addition to being “randomly kind”, the MJCC Y2Y ambassadors handed out free slushies to the entire student body after the skill day [...]

Muhlenberg Job Corps graduate Cristian Mancilla immigrated to the United States from Peru as a child, determined to live the American dream as expressed by his parents. Little did they know they were sending their son to a war zone of gang violence and minority struggle, only to be rescued by a bold decision to [...]

The Muhlenberg Job Corps center joined 125 other Job Corps centers nationwide in celebrating the Job Corps 8th annual National Commencement Day, holding a graduation ceremony on August 17th to highlight the successes of Job Corps graduates. The graduation ceremony was attended by family and friends of graduates, as well as, Amelia Wilson, field representative for [...]

Muhlenberg Job Corps graduate Charles McCarron spent 10 months at the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center, and credits his wellbeing to his decision to commit to the Job Corps program. In his short time with MJCC, McCarron completed the remainder of his high school credits, received his diploma, earned his American Welding Society certification, and completed [...]

Muhlenberg Job Corps graduate Bernard Funderburk spent 13 months at the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center, and credits his success to Job Corps. In just over one year, Funderburk completed the Medical Assistant certification, became a certified phlebotomist, and a certified EKG technician before relocating from Augusta Georgia to Charlotte, North Carolina. With his work ethic [...]

MJCC grad Zach Castillo now works driving trucks Muhlenberg Job Corps graduate Zach Castillo spent 139 days at the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center, and he feels it was well worth it. In just under five months, Castillo completed the remainder of his high school credits, received his diploma, completed his Class B Commercial Driver’s License, [...]

Muhlenberg Job Corps Center held a graduation ceremony on June. 21, honoring the accomplishments of 37 new graduates. These graduates completed their career technical training programs, amassing new skills and certifications that make them sought-after employees, and, in the case of students who had yet to complete high school when they enrolled in MJCC, earned [...]