Rowan Family Honored in 1st Rowan Day

November 16th, 2017|

“My dad would be pleased to have this day, but on one condition — you don’t take the whole day off,” said Virginia Rowan Smith, in the opening of her keynote speech on the 1st annual Rowan Day, a special event designed to honor Henry Rowan and the Rowan family. She said, “He didn’t understand [...]

Career Fair Panel Livestreamed

November 1st, 2017|

This November, Williamson students and alumni will have the opportunity to interact with the college’s Workforce Development Partners in two exceptional ways! The college will host its first bi-annual Career Fair Panel on Tuesday November 7th at 1:00 pm. In this special assembly, four recruiters from Williamson partner companies will make a presentation to the entire [...]

We’re Livestreaming Williamson Football!

October 27th, 2017|

In the past, living far from Williamson meant missing out on many school events. Now you can tune into what's happening at your favorite trade school anywhere you can access the internet. This is being made possible through LIVESTREAM, a service which allows us to broadcast an event as it takes place, while those interested [...]

Homecoming Offered Something for All Tastes

October 18th, 2017|

A successful Homecoming, which began with Friday afternoon’s student games, and on Saturday included Homecoming events and reunions, attracted a large crowd, offering many activities and events for all tastes. View a picture gallery from Homecoming on Facebook The weekend kicked off Friday afternoon with students playing bubble soccer, blitzball, a shooting game with harmless darts [...]

Former Eagle Opens New School Year at 127th Convocation

September 13th, 2017|

In a very inspirational talk, Kevin Reilly, a former special teams captain for the Philadelphia Eagles, officially opened the 2017-18 school year during the 127th Convocation. Reilly’s NFL career was cut short when he was diagnosed with a rare desmoid tumor, resulting in the amputation of his left arm and shoulder and four ribs. Though [...]

Holocaust Survivor and Soldier Speak to Students

September 5th, 2017|

The students received an important history lesson when a survivor of the Holocaust and an American soldier who liberated him spoke to the entire student body during an Assembly. Ernie Gross, who is 92, told the audience of the horrors of World War II he and his family endured at the hands of the Nazis. [...]

Wawrzyniak Begins as Vice President of Plans and Operations

August 25th, 2017|

Daniel J. Wawrzyniak, vice president of plans and operations, comes to Williamson with demonstrated skill in managing, supervising, and leading, gained while serving 20 years in the U.S. Marine Corps. During his service, he greatly enjoyed “making Marines” at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego, Calif., as a series, company, and battalion commander. [...]

Day Begins as Director of Horticulture, Landscaping & Turf Management

August 14th, 2017|

David Day, brings experience as a teacher, supervisor, and manager of large and small-scale landscaping projects to his position as director of horticulture, landscaping and turf management. Day said, “Several years ago, I wrote down the things I was looking for in an ideal job. I wrote that I wanted to work at a place [...]

Chilman Begins as Director of Power Plant Technology

August 7th, 2017|

Scott Chilman brings over 30 years of power generation experience as a mechanical and marine engineer, in the U.S. Navy and industry, to his position as director of power plant technology. During his 13 years of active duty in the Navy he worked as a division officer on a destroyer, an engineering instructor at the [...]