Wesley Student Center Groundbreaking Ceremony is held

2021-06-24T13:47:08-04:00 June 18th, 2021|

The long-held dream of a student center at Williamson came closer to fruition with a groundbreaking ceremony for the Joseph L. and Marion M. Wesley Student Center on June 5. When completed in January 2023, the Wesley Student Center will be a focal point in the center of the Williamson campus and will have three [...]

Langone’s Commencement Speech Inspires Class of 2W1

2021-06-24T13:56:08-04:00 June 17th, 2021|

Kenneth Langone, co-founder of The Home Depot, opened his keynote address during Williamson College of the Trades’ 128th Commencement on June 4 saying, “Being asked to speak at Williamson today is one of the greatest honors of my life.” The ceremony was held on the Betty and Russell 5W0 Harvey Athletic Field to maintain COVID [...]

Ken Langone, Business Leader, Philanthropist, and Co-Founder of Home Depot to Speak at Williamson College of the Trade’s 128th Commencement

2021-05-25T17:09:56-04:00 May 25th, 2021|

Kenneth G. Langone, a financier, investor, and philanthropist who is best known as the co-founder of Home Depot, will deliver the keynote address to the Class of 2021 at the 128th Commencement of Williamson College of the Trades in Media, Pa., at 1 p.m., Friday, June 4, on the athletic field. In 1978, Langone cofounded [...]

Class of 2W1’s 1,000-Day Williamson Journey Ends with Senior Chapel

2021-05-25T11:47:23-04:00 May 24th, 2021|

The Class of 2W1 heard words of thanks and praise as their 1,000-day Williamson journey ended with the Senior Chapel on May 21. President Michael Rounds reminded the seniors that their education was interrupted by the pandemic that forced them to finish their junior year learning virtually at home before returning to campus in the [...]

2W1 Commencement

2021-06-05T18:35:59-04:00 May 14th, 2021|

LIVESTREAM broadcast: Williamson College of the Trades is providing a livestream video broadcast of its 2021 Graduation ceremony for all to enjoy from the comfort of your home by watching online on your computer or cell phone. Join us as we honor the accomplishments of the Class of 2W1. Broadcast begins at 12:30 PM, Friday, [...]

Success at SkillsUSA for Williamson students

2021-05-07T14:12:25-04:00 May 7th, 2021|

Two Williamson machinists came in first place in SkillsUSA state competitions recently. James McChesney 2W2 took 1st place in precision machining and Aaron Tallman 2W2 took 1st place in Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Technician. Tallman will compete in the virtual national competition on June 7. McChesney will not compete in nationals because his category is [...]

28 Students Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

2021-04-19T10:27:43-04:00 April 19th, 2021|

Twenty-eight students were inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society in the Clara Schrenk Memorial Chapel recently. In keeping with COVID safety measures, the ceremony was livestreamed with only the inductees in attendance, those taking part in the ceremony, and a handful of guests. The seniors are: Adrian Alicea, Joshua Baldinger, Jack Becker, [...]