Winter Career Fair is Big Success!

2019-02-15T12:52:19+00:00 February 15th, 2019|

The winter Career Fair in the Restall Sports Center was very successful with over 100 companies, universities, and the Pennsylvania Air National Guard represented, said Margaret “Weemie” Kingham, placement director and fair coordinator. “There was a positive energy in the air and all of the trades were well represented; there was something for everyone. We [...]

Watson Gives Keynote Address At Founder’s Day 2019

2019-02-15T11:33:40+00:00 February 11th, 2019|

Founder’s Day, celebrating Isaiah V. Williamson’s 216th birthday last Thursday evening in the Clara Schrenk Memorial Chapel, featured a keynote address by Trustee David Watson and the bestowing of two board of trustee awards and a Sons of the American Revolution’s award. In his remarks, Watson gave the students what he called simple rules with [...]

February 2019 Career Fair & Recruiter Panel

2019-02-11T16:50:54+00:00 February 11th, 2019|

This week, Williamson students and alumni will have the opportunity to interact with the college’s Workforce Development Partners in two exceptional ways! On Tuesday February 12th at 10:45 am watch Williamson’s second biannual Career Fair Panel live on this page or on Williamson's Facebook page. This unique presentation is designed to best prepare students for [...]

Watson Speaks at Founder’s Day Service on February 7

2019-02-11T11:00:02+00:00 January 29th, 2019|

All are invited to hear Williamson Trustee David Watson deliver the keynote address at Founder’s Day 2019 as we honor Isaiah V. Williamson at 6 PM, Thursday, February 7, in the Clara Schrenk Memorial Chapel. David Watson has been familiar with the school his entire life. His grandfather, Conrad Watson, is a graduate of 1924. [...]

Williamson is Featured on “Our American Stories”

2018-12-12T10:37:15+00:00 December 12th, 2018|

More and more of our country is learning of the great mission of Williamson College of the Trades and that number will soon increase as the nation listens to the radio program “Our American Stories.” A 22-minute segment features President Michael Rounds explaining what Williamson is all about accompanied by several testimonials from recently graduated [...]

Williamson Wins 2018 Trumbauer Award for Patronage/Stewardship

2018-12-04T11:20:07+00:00 December 3rd, 2018|

Williamson College of the Trades won a prestigious Patronage/Stewardship award for maintaining the historical integrity of the school’s Frank Furness designed buildings, at the 2nd annual Trumbauer Awards ceremony at the Union League of Philadelphia recently. The award was presented by the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art (ICAA) Philadelphia Chapter, a nonprofit organization that [...]

In this Season of Gratitude

2019-01-04T08:45:49+00:00 November 20th, 2018|

We are extremely thankful for your support! Enjoy this short video of three recent Williamson alumni sharing about what they are most thankful for about their Williamson education and experience!

Record Number of Companies Attend Career Fair

2018-11-19T14:29:27+00:00 November 19th, 2018|

The fall Career Fair in the Restall Sports Center set yet another new attendance record with representatives of 120 companies seeking to find employees from among the 74 seniors, according to Margaret “Weemie” Kingham, placement director and fair coordinator. All six Williamson trades were well represented with vendors with positions to fill from across the [...]

Rowan Family Honored in 2nd Annual Henry Rowan Day

2018-11-15T13:39:54+00:00 November 14th, 2018|

Speaking of his grandfather, Henry Rowan, Manning “Jamey” Smith IV, in his keynote address during the second annual Henry Rowan Day in the chapel on Nov. 13, said “He believed in Williamson and its core values. He knew that you students would take the values with you when you leave here and they will help [...]

Watch LIVE – 2nd Annual Henry Rowan Day

2018-11-13T09:06:11+00:00 November 12th, 2018|

Join us as we stream LIVE on Tuesday, November 13th at 10:45am our second annual Henry Rowan Day with a program for the student body, faculty, staff and special guests. The assembly will include remarks from President Rounds, Trustee Mike Piotrowicz, 1W9 Senior Class President Peter Gaglio and Keynote Speaker Manning J. Smith, IV, grandson [...]