Speakman 1W9 Heroically Saves Man From Flood

2020-09-25T14:51:50+00:00 September 24th, 2020|

He very humbly says he doesn’t consider himself a hero, but after hearing his story, there is no other way to think of him. Josh Speakman 1W9, a project engineer for CBG Building Co. in Washington, D.C., was working on the exterior of an apartment building his company is constructing in North Eastern D.C. on [...]

Hassel Jr. ’01 Named Top Teacher Of 2020

2020-09-21T09:07:08+00:00 September 21st, 2020|

Brian Hassel Jr.  0W1, a technology education instructor at Downingtown High School West, was named Top Teacher of 2020 by Main Line Today magazine. Hassel said, “Receiving recognition is humbling because I was just doing my job. I love teaching and realize I was put on this earth to do it. I do it for [...]

Leonard 7W8 Opens School Year at 130th Convocation

2020-09-23T14:14:22+00:00 September 10th, 2020|

Pastor Al Leonard 7W8, founder of the Abundant Life Church of God in Germantown, Md., speaking to the seniors in his keynote address at the 130th Convocation on Sept. 9, said “Nothing will bring you more gratitude than serving those less fortunate, don’t squander this opportunity.” Leonard, who studied masonry at Williamson, said “It’s [...]

Jackson 0W3 is IFMA International Finalist

2020-09-02T18:18:00+00:00 September 1st, 2020|

Corey Jackson 0W3, vice president of operations, is a finalist in the International Facility Management Association’s (IFMA) Forty Under 40 competition. In celebration of IFMA’s 40th anniversary, they are sponsoring this award program that recognizes the talents and achievements of 40 facility professionals under the age of 40. The program will tell the stories of [...]

Successful Week of Orientation for Class of 2W3

2020-08-28T17:10:00+00:00 August 28th, 2020|

It was a very successful and exciting week of orientation for the incoming freshman class. The class of 2W3 was introduced to all of Williamson's opportunities and resources while being prepared for the start of their 1,000-day journey. Executive staff reviewed college protocols established for a non-typical semester. This unique semester requires educating and training [...]

Class of 2W3 Begins Their 1,000-Day Williamson Journey

2020-08-28T17:18:06+00:00 August 26th, 2020|

The 101 members of the Class of 2W3 moved in today to what will be their new homes for three years as they begin their 1,000-day journey to becoming Williamson Men. The restrictions of COVID-19 made Move-in Day a little different from past years with everyone wearing face masks, social distancing, and having their temperatures [...]

Rowan University and Williamson College Are Working Toward a Historic Partnership

2020-08-24T12:19:42+00:00 August 24th, 2020|

Acting in the spirit of their shared benefactor, Rowan University, of Glassboro, N.J., and Williamson College of the Trades are working toward an arrangement that will provide Williamson students with opportunities for dual enrollment and access to Rowan’s undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering technologies and construction management.  Both institutions received transformational gifts from [...]

Former Trustee Auchey ’58 Passes Away

2020-08-10T09:26:46+00:00 August 10th, 2020|

Trustee emeritus Flynn L. Auchey, Ph.D., 5W8, who served on the board from 2007 to 2014, passed away Aug. 6, announced President Michael Rounds. Rounds said, “We were saddened to hear of the passing of Dr. Auchey yesterday. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Gloria and his family. We are so thankful for the [...]

Re-watch video of Town Hall meeting

2020-08-07T12:20:33+00:00 August 7th, 2020|

For those who were unable to watch the live broadcast of Williamson's virtual Town Hall meeting last evening (August 6, 2020), the archived video is available. Key components of the college’s reopening strategy were discussed. Questions may be submitted to the college via email at contactus@williamson.edu. Watch Town Hall Meeting video [...]

TOWN HALL Meeting – Fall 2020 Return to Campus

2020-08-05T11:42:51+00:00 July 30th, 2020|

Join us ONLINE Thursday, August 6 to watch the Fall 2020 Return to Campus TOWN HALL Meeting.Thursday, August 6, 20207:00 pm Williamson College of the Trades is holding a virtual Town Hall meeting regarding the Fall 2020 Return to Campus on the evening of August 6th at 7:00pm. Chaired by President Michael Rounds, the panel [...]