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Reading Wordle Champions

Like many people, the game Wordle has infected the students in a New Hampshire Job Corps Reading class, instructed by Ms. Morrin. The game is simple – the players have six tries to correctly guess a five letter word. If the wrong guess has a letter from the correct...

Perkins Students honor fallen officers

Carl D. Perkins Job Corps students continue to make us proud by giving back to the community. On behalf of the staff, we want to send a big thank you to the Advanced Training Security students. They worked at the Mountain Arts Center and with the city of Prestonsburg...

Edison Job Corps is Fit 4 Life

Edison Job Corps had the pleasure of hosting Dan Marquardt, MTC CFO to our center on July 26, for our Fit for Life Olympics event. The Edison Job Corps Fit For Life event was a day of fun for staff and students to participate in team sports, games, and food, in an...

A Wise Man

After high school, Bryant Pines tried community college but it wasn't quite the right fit for his next chapter. Then he realized Job Corps could be the right place at the right time and it didn't take long for his hunch to be proven correct!! After completing the...

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...

Charleston Job Corps’ Student Store

Charleston Job Corps students can now use SPO Dollars to purchase hygiene products. The Student Government Association felt giving students the opportunity to acquire basic things for free, would enable them to save money.    As a result, SGA created a...

Amiya in the Driver’s Seat

Meet legacy student Amiya Perry who was proceeded at the St. Louis Job Corps Center by several family members including both her mother and father! Her parents helped her to understand the value of Job Corps, offering the ability to pursue her high school diploma and...

Grateful

Alonte Folks understands what Job Corps has done for him, so looking back he is very confident that he made a good decision. He is ready to embark on a career as a carpenter and knows that he wants that journey to start in the home building industry. " I want to be...

Emily Extraordinaire

Emily Schubnell has been been an exceptional student at the St. Louis Job Corps Center, participating in both the Security and Business Administration programs before moving on to TCU. Now her work ethic and attention to detail are serving the Facilities Department...

“Powerful” Update

2021 St. Louis Job Corps Center graduate Juan Brown is making his mark as an apprentice electrician with the Power Up companies here in St. Louis. Power Up is a subsidiary of KAI Enterprises, a design, engineer and construction company, that is committed to diversity...

A “Monster” Lesson in Outreach!

In June St. Louis Center OA/CTS Director, Brian Mosby, accompanied three of our new Admissions Counselors to St. Louis' Busch Stadium for an exercise in spreading the word about our Center where they ran into Chewbacca's cousin and Job Corps fan!! They spent a few...