New science fiction, fact and fun event, Concatenation Convention, to welcome author

March 29, 2016

concatenation:  A series of interconnected or interdependent things or events, two separate things coming together Bringing together the worlds of science fiction with scientific fact, Jackson College joins with several community partners to present the fun & exciting Concatenation Convention community series over the next several months. Over the coming months, a series of community […]

Kansas to bring classic sound to Potter Center stage

March 25, 2016

The band Kansas has spent more than four decades as a part of the soundtrack of the lives of multiple generations of music lovers. Enjoy that classic sound when they perform at 7 p.m. Friday, April 15 at the Potter Center. The band’s first public statement appeared on their self-titled debut album in 1974. From […]

Lenawee hosts financial aid workshop

March 23, 2016

Learn more about financial aid available for college at upcoming workshops about filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Attend this workshop for information on the application process and other forms of financial aid, including grants, scholarships, student loans and federal work-study. Upcoming workshops will be: March 24, 1-3 p.m. April 20, 6-8 […]

Workforce non-profit partners with community college to compel student success

March 21, 2016

Jackson, Mich. – Statewide, nearly thirty percent of students that pursue a post-secondary education are unable to successfully complete their first year of college. This number is even higher for at-risk populations. Jobs for Michigan’s Graduates and Jackson College have forged a partnership to combat these statistics. Through an innovative approach centered on the National […]

Spring Planning Session Meeting Notice

March 21, 2016

 The Board of Trustees will be holding a planning meeting on Friday, April 1, 2016 at 8 a.m. until approximately 5 p.m. and will be held at the Wickwire House, 1135 Wickwire Road, Jackson, MI 49201. All meetings are open to the public under the Open Meetings Act.

Student veterans collecting water for Flint

March 18, 2016

Jackson College’s Student Veterans of America club and the Jets Athletic Department are collecting bottled water to help the residents of Flint. Students, employees and community members are invited to drop off cases of bottled water to either to the Veterans Resource Center in William Atkinson Hall, or the Victor Cuiss Fieldhouse on Central Campus. […]

Domestic Violence Forum examines problem, steps to safety

March 16, 2016

Statistics show that one in five women will be sexually assaulted while in college, and woman ages 16-24 report the highest per capita rate of intimate partner abuse. Learn more about the warning signs and prevention of domestic violence when Jackson College hosts an Understanding Domestic Violence Forum from 3-4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 17 in […]

Jackson College welcomes MRPA championship teams

March 10, 2016

Jackson College is pleased to host the 2016 Michigan Recreation and Park Association Adult Basketball Championship tournament March 18 & 19. Adult basketball teams from across the state of Michigan will be in attendance at the Victor Cuiss Fieldhouse. This is Jackson College’s second year hosting the event. Registration for the event is now closed, […]

Hop out to Jackson College for third annual egg hunt

March 9, 2016

Jackson College will welcome the community to campus for the Third Annual Easter Egg Hunt, from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 26 on Central Campus. This year’s egg hunt event will kick off at 10 a.m. with fun family activities, with the egg hunt starting promptly at 10:30 a.m. The College will supply […]