JOB CORPS NEWS

NEWS, STORIES AND UPDATES FROM JOB CORPS CENTERS NATIONWIDE

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...

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...

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....

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...

FedEx Freight Tours the Gary Center

DOLJobCorps (@Job Corps) Tweeted: A HUGE thank you to @FedEx for touring Gary #JobCorps (TX) and visiting with some stellar students. #DYK @DOLJobCorps actively partners with local and national organizations to provide the best hands-on training for students? Start...

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...