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When Logan Wallace (Brick) started at Whitney M. Young Job Corps, he thought he knew what he wanted out of the program. “I wanted my license, I wanted my high school diploma,” Wallace said. “I really didn’t care for the trade, but my instructor, he got on that level...

Charleston Job Corps Alumni Graduate

Bryan Wurster joined Charleston Job Corps in an effort to find employment. He attended BridgeValley Community and Technical College after high school while still working full-time at the Mardi Gras Casino. He was aware that he needed specific skills, but he didn't...

2022 Muhlenberg JC Graduate

Meet William ‘Willie’ Colbroth. One of MJCC’s 2022 Graduates! Since William’s enrollment in the JC Program, he has received his high school diploma; completed not one but two trades and is working on a third; nominated and voted into the Student Government Association...

Joseph Tio-Payne ~ STUDENT SUCCESS

Joseph Tio-Payne started his career at Muhlenberg Job Corps in September of 2019. With multiple challenges in the height of COVID, Payne made the difficult decision in December of 2020 to put his Job Corps career on hold, as he could not continue participating in a...

Charleston Job Corps Freedom Festival

The Charleston Job Corps employees and students celebrate during the Freedom Festival in recognition of the center's decision to waive part of the Covid-19 requirements. The staff and students had a terrific chance to mingle during this celebration and simply enjoy...

New Hampshire Celebrates Safety Day

In celebration of the NSC National Safety Month, the NHJCC Safety and Security Department hosted a center-wide Safety Day event. Staff and students were treated to a variety of safety presentations and simulated safety experiences...

Kittrell JCC Student Highlight

Rebekah Manfredo began at Kittrell Job Corps Center (KJCC), in September 2021 as a distance learner student. Along the way of obtaining her HSD, Rebekah overcame many obstacles, but she was able to persevere. An ingredient to her success is her joy of painting and...

Kittrell JCC CSIO Hosts Monthly Awards Program

Kittrell Job Corps Center CSIO Department host an Awards Program each month to celebrate students for their accomplishments. These students were chosen to be recognized by the directors/managers for their outstanding Dedication, Growth, and Progress on and off center....

Charleston Job Corps Student Spotlight

Student, Dwayne Murphy, Jr. of Newark, Delaware, came to Charleston Job Corps in July 2021. Murphy completed Heating Venting and Air Conditioning (HVAC) and has been accepted into the BullsEye Staffing Program. BullsEye has a long history in the staffing world with...

Charleston Job Corps Student Succes

Carlos Torre-Piris, a Charleston Job Corps student, enrolled in the program on July 27, 2021, hoping to find a career path. Carlos chose to pursue the Medical Administration trade at Charleston through the center's partnership with Ross Medical, which he completed on...