On Friday, May 31st, the Class of 1W9 will be recognized as the 126th graduating class of Williamson College of the Trades, crossing the stage and entering the world as "Williamson Men." The ceremony will take place under an event tent in the Front Lawn of Rowan Hall at 2 PM. All family of the [...]
Join us live as Thère du Pont, president of the Longwood Foundation, delivers the commencement address as the Class of 1W9 is sent into the world as “Williamson Men.” Ceremony begins on May 31st at 2:00 PM.
Join Chairman Bill Bonenberger 7W9 and President Michael Rounds for an update on the State of Williamson, including our accreditation process; the implementation of Pell/PHEAA; the results of our recent Alumni Survey; and our plan for trade program assessments in the coming academic years.
The 1W9 Senior Chapel will be held at 7:30 AM on Thursday, May 9th,, 2019. We will recognize the seniors from our five remaining shops-Carpentry, Machine Tool, Masonry, Paint & Coatings, and Power Plant-as they celebrate their final day on campus as students.
Thère du Pont, president of the Longwood Foundation, will deliver the keynote address at Williamson College of the Trades’ Commencement at 2 p.m., Friday, May 31. Du Pont will inspire the Class of 2019 as they receive associate in specialized technology degrees or craftsman diplomas and are sent into the world of work. The Longwood [...]
We regret to inform the Williamson community of the passing (on Thursday, April 18, at 5:15 p.m.) of our longtime drafting instructor Russ Harvey 5W0, after a long battle with cancer. A memorial service will be held at 2 PM, Sunday, May 5, at Williamson’s Clara Schrenk Memorial Chapel at 106 S. New Middletown Road, [...]
Williamson’s reputation for producing outstanding tradesmen and well-behaved gentlemen was further cemented across the state as the 12 students in the SkillsUSA state competitions in Hershey, competing in groups and solo, took eight gold, one silver, and two bronze medals. SkillsUSA advisor and director of construction technology-masonry Peter Zwolak 0W7 said, “The students worked hard, [...]
The benefactors who have provided endowed scholarships to Williamson students were recognized for their support and met with the scholars they are helping at the second annual Scholarship Celebration Dinner in the Rowan Hall dining room on April 4. Keynote speaker Michael Piotrowicz, Williamson’s longest-serving trustee, said, “I’m here to say thank you on behalf [...]
Timothy M. Crow, The Home Depot’s retired executive vice president, Human Resources, has joined Williamson’s board of trustees announced William J. Bonenberger 7W9, board chairman. Bonenberger said, “We were introduced to Tim because he serves on the board of a publicly traded company called Milacron, where Tom Goeke 8W0, who is also a Williamson board [...]
Williamson’s exhibit in the Philadelphia Flower Show at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, “Phytoremediation: Plants Planted Today for Tomorrow,” which demonstrated the amazing ability of plants to remove contaminants from the environment, won four prestigious awards. The exhibit, which was competing in the education category, featured a wall with two halves, the first, [...]