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Williamson Helps Hort Student ‘Grow’ Career Opportunities

2020-02-26T12:35:42+00:00 February 18th, 2020|

Living on a rural pastor’s salary required the Johnsons, a family of 10 children, to watch their pennies. They lived simply in the church parsonage. Their son Joshua understood his family had no money for extras. “We had everything we needed,” Josh recalls, “but there were never many Christmas presents. I always wore hand-me-downs.” So, [...]

BASKETBALL: Williamson vs. Atlantic Cape Community College

2020-02-13T14:22:14+00:00 February 13th, 2020|

BASKETBALL: Williamson vs. Atlantic Cape Community College. Live Stream Broadcast. Gametime - Thursday, Feb. 13 at 7:00pm.

Feld and Johnson Announce Their Retirements

2020-03-02T12:38:17+00:00 February 10th, 2020|

Horticulture instructor Charles “Chuck” Feld and business instructor Dennis Johnson will retire June 1, announced Dr. Samuel Wrightson, vice president of education. Feld, who began full-time at Williamson in 2007 and was part-time one year before, said “I hope I gave my students enough practical experience in all phases of the horticulture industry to allow [...]

Machine Shop Senior is Williamson’s Very Own ‘Renaissance Student’

2020-02-18T16:06:07+00:00 February 10th, 2020|

Senior Machinist Joseph Galbraith comes from a long line of educators. His parents, grandparents, and “too-many-to-name” aunts and uncles all held degrees. But when Joe finished his high school studies, he felt his own education was out of reach. His parents were struggling to raise five kids on one salary and couldn’t afford tuition. Williamson [...]

Instructor in Horticulture, Landscaping & Turf Management Program

2020-02-27T16:00:58+00:00 February 4th, 2020|

POSITION DESCRIPTION In close collaboration with the Program Director, the Instructor is responsible for strengthening and developing a world-class vocational program to prepare young men to transition from school to work at the foreman or supervisory level. With an emphasis on landscape design, the instructor should be knowledgeable and proficient in a broad array of horticulture [...]

Founder’s Day

2020-01-28T16:06:36+00:00 January 28th, 2020|

Thursday, February 6, 2020 6:00PM Clara M. Schrenk Memorial Chapel The Trustees, Students, Faculty & Staff invite you to join us on campus to celebrate the 217th birthday of our founder Isaiah Vansant Williamson on Founder’s Day.

Instructor of Business and Finance

2020-01-23T17:09:47+00:00 January 23rd, 2020|

POSITION DESCRIPTION Under the supervision of the VP and Dean of Education, the Instructor of Business and Finance is responsible for teaching the business and finance courses that support the six shop curricula, including Introduction to Business; Foremanship and Supervision; Personal Finance; and Applied Accounting.  Instructional duties encompass classroom lecturing, developing and updating curriculum, conducting [...]

Board of Trustees’ decision following Trade Program Assessment

2020-01-23T15:22:45+00:00 January 23rd, 2020|

Since its inception, Williamson College of the Trades has been committed to providing trade programs that meet the needs of the young men it serves. As part of that commitment, two years ago the college embarked on a comprehensive assessment of our current trade programs. An overview of the extensive data collected by the college [...]

Williamson Helps Aigars Panzer Keep His Promise

2020-01-27T11:53:58+00:00 January 15th, 2020|

Aigars Panzer made a promise to his birth mother when she visited him in an orphanage in the Eastern European country of Latvia. Days before, he had considered running away, but now he vowed to her that he would always take care of his brothers. That commitment to his brothers endured through their adoption and [...]

Honor Isaiah Williamson’s legacy on February 3

2020-01-28T12:49:14+00:00 January 14th, 2020|

Join us on Isaiah Williamson's birthday by honoring his legacy! Monday, February 3, 2020 We want to thank you for supporting Williamson College of the Trades. Your passion for helping qualified young men become respected leaders and productive members of society has truly made a difference. In an effort to further boost our mission and [...]