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Back to Doing Homework at Age 44--And Loving It!

Orleans Tech’s Training Changed So Much In My Life.

As I sat beside my six-year-old daughter one night–she doing her homework and I doing mine–I thought back to my own experiences when I was her age, doing…

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Employer of the Month-Feb 2017-Ingram's Plumbing

Our February 2017 Employer of the Month is Ingram’s Plumbing. Providing plumbing and heating services to the Philadelphia area for over 20 years, we have a wonderful working relationship as Ingram’s is a sought-after…

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February is Career & Technical Education (CTE) Month; 7 Benefits of Enrolling in CTE

February is Career & Technical Education Month. Orleans Technical College is considered a Career & Technical school because we are focused on teaching real-world, technical skills that prepare adults for employment opportunities in…

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Employer of the Month - Galman

Employer of the Month-Jan 2017-Galman Group

Our January 2017 Employer of the Month is the Galman Group. With major properties across the Delaware Valley, this apartment industry leader has become a wonderful partner. Their mission of creating…

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Quiz: Which Trade is Right for U?

Are you interested in a building trades career but aren’t sure which path to take? Picking the right one is the key to finding a career that is both in-demand and rewarding.

>> Take…

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Grad Cheats Death, Now Helps Philly Youth

I Put 100% Into My Time at Orleans.

“Shot Twice in the Head But Far From Dead” is a book written by Maurice, a 26-year-old from Mt. Airy, Philadelphia, who suffered a near fatal…

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From Philly...to Kansas...to Philly and Fulfillment

Orleans Tech took me and changed my life in just six months.

If there is one lesson every person learns in life it is that there are some things you can control, and others you…

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Gaynita Reynolds, Building Maintenance Class of 2015

I Went From Tinkering Around To Taking Charge!

Orleans Tech’s Building Maintenance program let me follow my heart to a fabulous career.

I guess I was like most people “pushing forty.” I had a steady job in customer service that paid the bills….

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Orleans 2016 Graduation Featured on WPVI Channel 6

Channel 6 Action News (WPVI/ABC affiliate) aired a clip of our graduation ceremony on April 20, 2016, with “more than 300 men and women about to start new careers in such diverse fields as…

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Wired for Success: From Homeless Shelter to High-Paying Job

High-Voltage Technician Reinvented Herself at Orleans.

Everyone has their own version of rock bottom. Last summer, Alison Battestelli found hers. She had recently moved from a homeless shelter into her inlaws Oxford Circle home. She…

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