Success Stories Archive

Robert W. Gracey

I grew up in a household and family where cooking, baking, and entertaining was the norm. My earliest employment opportunities during high school, college, and graduate school were in food service. I worked providing food and beverages

Brawn to Brains: Skills are the future of manufacturing

You may have heard that manufacturing jobs are a thing of the past. While it’s true that old-fashioned assembly line jobs are dwindling, a new kind of manufacturing job is starved for skilled workers. Today, more than

Mechatronics program Jessica Roberts

Safety glasses, check…hard hat, check…ear plugs, check. It is the first day of my internship, and I make my way down the green painted walkway that runs through the ArcelorMittal Steel plant in Weirton and reflections run

WVNCC 2011 Graduate Sigourney Kokosinski

My college career at Northern helped me in my quest to find a job because I was able to use what I had learned in my classes in real life experiences. I knew how to handle job