Career Center redefines its priorities for the future

The Patricia Hannaford Career Center is generally doing a good job, but should consider adding new courses — such as veterinary science, dental hygiene and robotics — to reflect some of the evolving professional interests of its students.

Meet the Maker: Anja Wrede [sponsored content]

[Sponsored content] Have you explored the possibilities at the Makery? Be inspired! Maker: Anja Wrede, Cornwall How long have you been using The Makery? About 2 years and I’m here almost every week How did you find out about the makerspace? From a friend … (read more)

Hannaford Career Center students earn kudos

ADDISON COUNTY — On the very warm evening of June 7, 31 students were inducted into the Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center chapter of the National Technical Honor Society.NTHS’s mission is to honor student achievement and leadership in career and technic … (read more)

Collins Aerospace teams with career center

MIDDLEBURY — The Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center (HCC) has announced that Collins Aerospace of Vergennes provided HCC and its maker-space, The Makery, $5,000 to support its growing high-tech manufacturing training programs. A portion of these funds wa … (read more)

Career center students rule in Vt. skills contest

MIDDLEBURY — On April 8 three Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center students, all seniors, learned their best work was the best, or close to the best, in Vermont. In one case, that of Vergennes Union High School senior and Vergennes resident Nima Mehregan, … (read more)

Local organizations team up to address nurse shortage

MIDDLEBURY — There’s never been a better time for some people to enter the health care field if they live in Addison County. Helen Porter Rehabilitation & Nursing and the Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center are collaborating on a new course offering aspir … (read more)

Werner retires after 37 years at helm of FFA

For 37 years Cheryl Werner taught students interested in agriculture at the Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center. She became a central part of FFA at the school and in Addison County. This past June she retired. Beginning in October 1983, Werner served as … (read more)

Career Center budget reduces spending

MIDDLEBURY — Voters in 17 Addison County towns on March 2 will weigh in on a 2021-2022 spending plan of $3,829,301 for the Patricia Hannaford Career Center (PHCC). The proposal represents a 0.92% decrease ($35,450) from the current year’s budget. Career C … (read more)

Hannaford Career Center to send off seniors in style

MIDDLEBURY — In lieu of a traditional graduation ceremony this year, the Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center will hold a Celebration of Learning event this Thursday, May 28, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., to honor all Career Center seniors and all students completing th … (read more)

Hannaford Career Center to send off seniors in style

MIDDLEBURY — In lieu of a traditional graduation ceremony this year, the Patricia A. Hannaford Career Center will hold a Celebration of Learning event next Thursday, May 28, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., to honor all Career Center seniors and all students completing … (read more)

Gather your broken stuff for the next Repair Fair

MIDDLEBURY — Got broken stuff? Instead of throwing it away, bring it to the Addison County Solid Waste Management District (ACSWMD) to the Repair Fair on Saturday, May 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Hannaford Career Center. The Repair Fair is a free ev … (read more)

Student’s work to pay dividends for Paradiso Coffee

MIDDLEBURY — It’s 7,025 miles from Middlebury to Burundi in East Africa. And one could argue the economic gulf between the two areas is even wider still. Well, two local educators and a Charlotte-based business recently made an effort to bridge that gap i … (read more)

Hannaford Career Center names outstanding students

MIDDLEBURY — The Hannaford Career Center has announced its outstanding students for its second quarter, which closed on January 10th. Each quarter, HCC instructors select one student as their program’s outstanding sudent. These students and their guests w … (read more)

Opioid epidemic workshops offered at Career Center

MIDDLEBURY — In response to opioid crisis in Vermont, the Department of Health (VDOH) and the Hannaford Career Center are partnering to offer a series of workshops, starting Feb. 11, from 6-8:15 p.m., aimed at building understanding and community resilien … (read more)

Career Center eyes 11.4% budget hike

MIDDLEBURY — A $171,500 rise in employee health insurance costs, the re-offering of a construction technology program and a commitment to once again make the assistant director’s job full-time are the major reasons for a proposed 2020-2021 Patricia A. Han … (read more)

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