The EdUp Experience podcast interview with President Rounds

2020-11-30T13:49:24-05:00 November 30th, 2020|

Listen to Mike Rounds, President at Williamson College of the Trades on The EdUp Experience, discussing Williamson and how ". . . a model of education that seems 'old' is now on the cutting edge." The EdUp Experience podcast hosted by Elizabeth Leiba, Elvin Freytes, and Joe Sallustio interviews the brightest and most influential minds [...]

Jackson 0W3 is Recognized Internationally

2020-11-18T14:47:24-05:00 November 18th, 2020|

Corey Jackson 0W3, Williamson’s vice president of operations, is a winner in the International Facility Management Association’s (IFMA) Forty Under 40 competition. The competition was held in celebration of IFMA’s 40th anniversary to recognize 40 of the best and brightest facility managers from around the world who are under the age of 40. The 40 [...]

4th Annual Rowan Day

2020-11-03T17:01:46-05:00 November 3rd, 2020|

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 9:50 AM (livestream broadcast) Please join us virtually for Williamson's 4th annual Henry Rowan Day with our keynote speaker, Dr. Paul A. Reid, the former president of Williamson College of the Trades and Trustee Emeritus. Our livestream broadcast will begin at 9:50 AM as we celebrate the life of Henry [...]

Virtual I.V. Club Induction Ceremony Held

2020-11-02T11:30:34-05:00 November 2nd, 2020|

Twelve members of the Class of 2W0 were inducted into the prestigious I.V. Club during the 25th Annual Induction Ceremony on Oct. 18. Unlike past ceremonies, this one was virtual with everyone participating from home on Zoom. The inductees are: Christopher Belfie, paint and coatings technology; Jared Dallmann, construction technology-carpentry; Zachary Faust, construction technology-masonry; Joseph [...]

The Passing of Former Board Member Robert L. Stahl 5W6

2020-10-26T09:52:05-04:00 October 26th, 2020|

We regret to inform the Williamson community of the passing on Oct. 23, of our trustee emeritus Robert Stahl 5W6, who served on the board of trustees for 17 years, after a long battle with illness. President Michael Rounds said, “It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of former Williamson trustee Robert [...]

Alumni Association Presents Student Academic Achievement Awards

2020-10-20T13:22:41-04:00 October 20th, 2020|

The Alumni Association presented ten members of the Class of 2W1 with the Student Academic Achievement Award during a special chapel on October 19. John Rex 7W5, the Association’s 1st vice president, presented the awards after brief remarks and offering his congratulations to the students. He said normally the awards would have been presented last [...]

Attention: 0W0-1W0 graduates

2020-10-02T15:16:42-04:00 October 2nd, 2020|

Attention 0W0 (class of 2000) to 1W0 (class of 2010) graduates of Williamson. Please view the important announcement below: Williamson College of the Trades Notification of a Cybersecurity Breach by a third-party provider (Blackbaud) October 2, 2020 Colleges and K-12 schools across the nation rely on Student Management Systems (SMS) to effectively oversee and manage [...]

Speakman 1W9 Heroically Saves Man From Flood

2020-09-25T14:51:50-04:00 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

2020-09-21T09:07:08-04:00 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

2020-09-23T14:14:22-04:00 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 [...]