Job Corps Celebrates Its Largest Graduating Class

Updated 1 year ago

It’s a proud moment for any student to walk across the stage at graduation.On Friday, the Penobscot Job Corps Academy celebrated their largest graduating class.More than 100 students filled the gymnasium in Bangor. The new graduates were also greeted by a former student.Dawn Day graduated from Job Corps in 1999 and reminds the students how well off they will be with their skill set. Day said “It gives them the ability to know that they can do it as well. so it’s a lot of hard work, but it’s worth it. They’ve already made it this far, they can go so much further and have all the skills to back then.”Congressman Mike Michaud and other state representatives were also in attendance to share advice with the new graduates.


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