Seeking to accomplish its mission by building a culture that values and promotes excellence, effectiveness, responsiveness, access and community involvement, NMJC
is led by Dr.
John Gratton, vice president for instruction at NMJC, said state colleges and universities had been prohibited from working with students who had not reached their 16th birthday, or had not completed their sophomore year in high school.
John and Jessica and their parents, John and Amanda McGraw of Hobbs, came to NMJC two years ago with a goal of taking several college classes, Gratton said.
By encouraging NMJC students to pursue an education in the sciences, and providing the opportunity for local jobs when they finish school, LES is making a real difference in our community.
Funds will be administered by the NMJC Foundation and will go directly from the Foundation to NMJC.
Professionalism is a recurring theme in the NMJC program and contributes a great deal to the program's success--a success that has not gone unnoticed in the industry.
The NMJC GM program was the runner up for the 1999 Automotive Award of Excellence, so both Whicker and Toglia have firsthand knowledge about what goes into a successful automotive technician training program, and like Whicker, Toglia credits the association with GM and Ford as a vital component.
has worked with the Energy Department's Carlsbad Field Office and Westinghouse TRU Solutions, the management and operations contractor at the WIPP site.