National Power Magazine Features Williamson

2018-04-06T08:14:26+00:00 April 6th, 2018|

Thousands of power industry professionals across the country and abroad will soon know of Williamson College of the Trades and its Lee Rowan School of Power Plant Technology after reading a major article featured on the cover of this month’s issue of POWER magazine. The article covers Williamson’s mission and the advances made toward creating [...]

Baker Concrete is Getting Involved With Williamson!

2018-04-04T13:37:53+00:00 April 4th, 2018|

Baker Concrete Construction Inc., one of our nation’s leading concrete companies, has sent company representatives to the last three Career Fairs, the last one as a Chairman Sponsor, offering students full-time positions and internships, and is getting more interested all the time in Williamson. Last summer the company hired a student for an internship in [...]

The Passing of Former Board Member — Dr. Raymond P. Jefferis III

2018-04-04T12:00:48+00:00 April 4th, 2018|

It is with deep sadness that we inform the Williamson community of the passing on March 25 of Dr. Raymond P. Jefferis III, a retired, long-serving member of our Board of Trustees and a professor of electrical engineering at Widener University. He was 79. President Michael Rounds said, “It is with deep sadness that I [...]

Importance of Streams Highlights Williamson’s Flower Show Exhibit

2018-03-08T11:09:00+00:00 March 8th, 2018|

Don’t miss seeing Williamson’s award-winning exhibit in the Philadelphia Flower Show — “Would You Drink the Water?” The exhibit won a PHS Gold Medal and the Pennsylvania Landscape and Nursery Association Trophy for showing the most effective use of plants and best use of design in the education category. View highlights of the exhibit on [...]

The Passing of Former Board Member – Franklin A. Burke

2018-02-23T08:44:12+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|

Note: This article was updated on 2/23/18 to include final service arrangements. It is with deep sadness that we inform the Williamson community of the passing on Feb. 17 of Franklin Burke, a retired member of our Board of Trustees who was the long-term treasurer and the retired president and CEO of Burke, Lawton, Brewer [...]

Winter 2018 Career Fair Panel

2018-03-09T15:32:19+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

This February, 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 second bi-annual Career Fair Panel on Tuesday February 13th at 1:00 pm. The goal of this presentation is to best prepare students for their experience at Williamson’s Fall Career Fair, [...]

Clemens Delivers Founder’s Day Keynote

2018-02-09T13:44:54+00:00 January 31st, 2018|

Richard G. Clemens delivered the keynote address at Founder’s Day 2018 as we honored Isaiah V. Williamson on Thursday, February 8, in the Clara Schrenk Memorial Chapel. Clemens joined Williamson’s board in 2006, but his knowledge of the school goes back to 1954-65 when he lived on campus while his father, James Clemens 3W4, served [...]

Federal Pell and Pennsylvania State PHEAA Grant Town Hall Meeting

2018-08-29T09:00:59+00:00 December 19th, 2017|

January 18, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the Williamson Chapel LiveStream Event Download/View a PDF of Chairman Bonenberger's presentation to reference during the livestream. To safeguard and promote the future of Williamson in making a difference in the lives of its students and the community, it is the fiduciary responsibility of the Board and [...]