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I.V. Club Induction Ceremony 2021

2021-03-26T16:35:49-04:00 March 16th, 2021|

The Trustees, Students, Faculty & Staff invite you to honor our I.V. Club inductees from the class of 2W1. Please join us from the comfort of your home by watching via LIVESTREAM broadcast. I.V. Club Induction CeremonyThursday, March 25, 2021 at 6:30 pm Honoring the 2W1 I.V. Club inductees: Joshua BaldingerJohn BeckerAnthony MarascioJames McGarrigleGiuseppe PollinoKyrie [...]

Two Carpentry Teams Compete to Build the Best Protective Structure

2021-03-16T16:23:27-04:00 March 11th, 2021|

When Goldhorn Electrical Construction contractors put up exterior electrical panels to be used in the construction of the Wesley Student Center and the Strine Dorm they turned to the Carpentry Shop for assistance; they needed roofs built over the panels to protect them from the elements. Mike Neville 0W0, director of construction technology-carpentry, came up [...]

Optional Workshops Further Students’ Education

2021-03-10T13:56:12-05:00 March 10th, 2021|

With students spending alot of time on campus due to the pandemic and sports and other activities cancelled there have been limited things to fill their free time in the evenings. Additionally, the mandatory extra evening of shop time from fall semester is not being held spring semester. But, optional workshops are now available on [...]

The Loss of a Parent, the Win of a Lifetime

2021-03-17T12:27:22-04:00 March 4th, 2021|

Anthony Marascio struggled with the loss of his 42-year-old mother to cancer when he was age 10. Everyone rallied around his family, helping them through her six months of treatment and the aftermath. They made sure someone was always waiting at home for Anthony and his two brothers after school. Still processing his grief, Anthony [...]

Paint Student Surfaces as a Career-Bound Leader

2021-03-18T10:23:09-04:00 February 26th, 2021|

From Virginia to Florida, Joseph Spillman has interned as a painter and industrial coatings inspector, treating the inside and outside of a submarine, a water tower and a historic lighthouse. The Senior Painter has gotten his on-the-job training through networking and a school-to-career program offered by Williamson. He has brought a bold and adventurous spirit [...]

How Skilled Trades Impact the Facility Management Industry (Virtual Program)

2021-02-23T11:40:05-05:00 February 23rd, 2021|

March 11, 2021 at 12:00PM With the decline in Skilled Trades, learn how Williamson College of the Trades is making a difference. Attend the discussion hosted by International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Greater Philadelphia Chapter with Corey Jackson 0W3, Vice President of Operations at Williamson College of the Trades, about "How Skilled Trades Impact the [...]

Williamson Paves Way for Masonry Student’s Success

2021-02-19T15:34:35-05:00 February 17th, 2021|

Two weeks into his senior year, James “Jimmy” McGarrigle received a job offer from the company he interned with over the summer. The Texas-headquartered construction firm was eager to hire the Masonry student who performed unusually well during an internship that was entirely online. It was Williamson that helped Jimmy win this promising job opportunity, [...]

Home-Schooled Brothers Discover Diversity at Williamson

2021-04-09T16:07:03-04:00 February 5th, 2021|

Gabriel Burnshaw thought he would apply to the police academy or enlist in the Coast Guard after high school. His younger brother, Nathanial, considered joining the plumbers or electricians unions. Both these teens – two of nine children – ended up choosing Williamson at the encouragement of their mother, Nicole. She saw in Williamson a [...]

Machine Shop Senior is Fully Equipped for the Future

2021-01-26T09:16:06-05:00 January 22nd, 2021|

Resilient and reliable. That’s how Williamson faculty and coaches describe John Busa, a senior who has excelled in Machine Shop and basketball. It’s also how John speaks of his father, who’s always been by his side, from the seat of a wheelchair. Growing up with a disabled father and a mother with health issues has [...]