President Michael Rounds talked about the mission of Williamson College of the Trades for five minutes in an interview with Jill Horner on Comcast Newsmakers recently. View the interview below, or on the Comcast Newsmakers website.
Last fall you enthusiastically responded to our request for input to our Strategic Planning process. Your answers to the questionnaire we circulated were insightful, inspired, and very helpful to the planning group. We received over 600 responses! The six working groups consisting of staff, faculty, alumni, and students have distilled the work done to date [...]
Williamson’s exhibit in the upcoming Philadelphia International Flower Show will educate the public on many interesting facts about the Appalachian Trail, especially plant life, and might inspire some to hike some of it. The exhibit, “The Appalachian Trail — The People’s Trail,” will depict a section of the 2,185-mile trail as it goes through Pennsylvania, [...]
Alumni and Friends, Williamson needs your assistance in finding an experienced CNC programmer/operator to teach CNC operations to our seniors. This is the final shop experience of their three-year education and training here at Williamson College of the Trades. The Shop Director, Mr. Carmen Martella, is focusing on regaining his health and will return in [...]
The Director of the construction technology program is responsible for teaching all aspects of masonry theory, including estimating labor and material, site layout and preparation, bricklaying, block construction, concrete finishing, plastering, tile setting, tuck pointing, scaffolding, quality control, accident prevention, and the construction of footers, foundations, corners, and the erection of different types of masonry [...]
“Very successful,” is how Margaret “Weemie” Kingham, placement director, described the Career Fair in the Restall Sports Center Nov. 18. View more pictures from this event on our Facebook page. Vendors representing 113 companies and universities attended the fair to meet with 76 seniors. A banner was displayed for the first time with the words, [...]
Williamson Alumni, A committee representing a broad spectrum of the Williamson community has been formed to develop the college's new strategic plan which will guide our major initiatives during the next 5 – 10 years. We need your input to help direct the development of this plan. Your responses to these survey questions are completely [...]
UPDATE: Call Harris Connect at 1-800-786-8045 to update your listing & order your Alumni Directory today!
Deadline: 1-25-16 Over the next few months, Williamson College alumni will be contacted via postcard and phone call by our partner vendor Harris Connect to collect and update the contact information of Williamson graduates as they compile the Williamson College of the Trades Alumni Today, a printed directory filled with information on more than twelve [...]
Homecoming Weekend ran from Friday afternoon to Sunday morning and with many new activities and events for all tastes brought in the largest crowd seen in years. For full photo highlights visit our Homecoming photo album on Facebook! The weekend kicked off Friday afternoon with games for all students, including kickball, dodgeball, three-point basketball, and [...]
Many people throughout the Delaware Valley have been working hard preparing for the upcoming visit to Philadelphia of Pope Francis and Williamson College of the Trades was not left out. A group of four seniors and one junior spent all day Sunday doing stone work at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in [...]