06 Oct 2014
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New Orleans Job Corps Forty-five New Orleans Job Corps graduates walked across the stage to receive their diplomas during the center’s recent commencement exercises August 30 at Loyola University. U.S. Attorney Kenneth Polite delivered the commencement address and spoke of his inspiring rise to power from growing up in New…

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10 Sep 2014
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Likely no one in her student audience knew Hiramer Jean Henderson Jacobs as she talked about her Job Corps experience from long ago. She was another older adult telling them hard work pays off. But all of them, on the afternoon of their graduation from the North Texas Job…

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10 Sep 2014
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GUTHRIE — The Guthrie Job Corps Center recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of a program that has helped more than 2 million people nationwide since its inception. Job Corps, created in 1964 under the Economic Opportunity Act, is designed to give underprivileged youths the chance to make better lives…

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10 Sep 2014
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DEVENS — Shriver Job Corps celebrated 50 years of workforce training on Wednesday, when state officials piled into a packed auditorium at the Devens site to congratulate the center. The site is one of 125 federally funded Job Corps centers nationwide that offers vocational training to youth in a…

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10 Sep 2014

About 100 Talking Leaves Job Corps students tossed their blue caps into the air Friday, making official their graduation from the program that awards at-risk youth a GED or high school diploma. The ceremony was held in the TLJC gymnasium on Bald Hill Road in Tahlequah. Read the full…

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10 Sep 2014
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Editor’s note: The original version of this article contained incorrect dates and a name error. Half a century of service to students through the Job Corps program is being celebrated this summer at Blue Ridge Job Corps Center in Marion. The national Job Corps program was created during the…

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10 Sep 2014
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Last Friday morning, Schenck Job Corps held its 50th anniversary as part of a national celebration for helping low-income and troubled youth ages 16 to 24 end the cycle of poverty through education and job training. “The students you see here today have an ability to transform despite the…

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10 Sep 2014
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BRISTOL, Tenn. — Beyond the roar of NASCAR’s engines rests an oasis just within the wooded Cherokee National Forest. City lights cast nary a glow upon the site that houses Jacobs Creek Job Corps. Futures of generations of directionless youth were and are shaped within the bucolic setting. “When…

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10 Sep 2014
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10 Sep 2014
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GREENVILLE, Ky. (8/25/14) — Job Corps celebrated its 50th anniversary this past Wednesday Aug. 20.  Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear signed a proclamation celebrating the Job Corp’s anniversary and its success.  Greenville Mayor Eddie DeArmond also signed a proclamation celebrating the successes of the Earl C. Clements Job Corp Center…

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