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Wind River Job Corps ranks in U.S. Top 3 for Outreach

The National Job Corps Association grades centers for their community and legislative outreach efforts on a quarterly basis based on points compiled for work completed. Each center must reach a minimum number of points to meet “gold” status. MTC (WRJC's management...

CJCC Students sweep top 3 in 5k benefit run

6 Clearfield Students participated in the 2016 Stepin for Life 5K run to benefit the Northern Utah HIV/AIDS Project this year on August 6th. Three of the students placed in the top three at the finish line at the event which began at the MTC Learning Center pavilion...

Promoting Peacefulness

The Joliet Job Corps Center welcomed Willie Ervins, James Deal, Loretta Westbrooks and Amy Sanchez, a group of Joliet residents who are the driving force behind the 815 Joliet Unity Movement. The organization is a not-for-profit that promotes peacefulness and...

The Joliet Job Corps Center and the Community

Volunteer tutors have made a real difference at the Joliet Job Corps Center. They have assisted students with the more difficult aspects of their studies in math and English, helping them complete the work to earn a high school diploma or GED. So that was the focus...

Clearfield Students Building Bridges

The Battle of the Bridges took place at Salt Lake Community College Meadowbrook Campus on 04/08/15 at 2:00pm. The teams that took place came from BYU, Weber State, DATC, Ogden-Weber Community College and Salt Lake Community College. The Universities faced off as did...

CJCC Job Shadow events

Groundhog Job Shadow activities started off Fri- day, January 31 with students job shadowing staff. It continued thru February 7. 212 students from various trades and 46 staff members participated in tours, presentations and individual job shadow experiences with 18...

Clearfield Students Hold Food & Coat Drive

Thanksgiving is a time of sharing, caring, and being thankful for what we have. Most people understand this, and some are truly appreciative for what they have. Whether one knows or acknowledges the reasons behind the holiday, almost everyone in America celebrates...

CJCC Culinary Fights Violence with Food

On Friday, September 20, Culinary Arts students and instructors from Clearfield Job Corps participated in the YCC’s 22nd annual “Real Men Can Cook” fundraiser. This event raises funds for programs such as rape counseling, parenting skills workshops, and home repairs...