Golden Dragon Acrobats bring Cirque Ziva to the Potter Center stage

February 19, 2018

Thrill to the amazing acrobatics, style and grace as the Potter Center at Jackson College welcomes Cirque Ziva to the stage, at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 3. Back by popular demand, Cirque Ziva features a large cast and spectacular set designs, illustrating the best of creator and producer Danny Chang’s brand of artistic merit, high […]

Jackson College symposium to explore concept of truth

February 12, 2018

Be part of the discussion when Jackson College hosts a college and community symposium on the topic of truth, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Bert Walker Hall, Room 144 & 145. Following high-profile events in the news, in politics and across the country on college campuses, Jackson College President Daniel J. Phelan […]

College welcomes new assistant cross country coach

February 6, 2018

Jackson College is pleased to welcome Andrea Ortell as the new Jets assistant cross country coach. Ortell currently teaches at Jackson Preparatory and Early College (JPEC), where she is director of instrumental and vocal music. She ran cross country in middle school and high school at Vandercook Lake, and ran one year at Spring Arbor […]

Your Voice: Sexual assault topic of Monday forum

February 1, 2018

Sexual assault on college campuses continues to make headlines. Jackson College invites students to come together at 4 p.m. Monday in Bert Walker Hall, Room 145, for a discussion, “Your Voice: Sexual Assault on Campuses.” Cases at Michigan State University and others across the nation have brought sexual assault on college campuses to the forefront. […]

Celebrate Black History Month

February 1, 2018

Celebrate Black History Month at Jackson College with a special commemoration from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8 in Bert Walker Hall, Rooms 144-145. This Black History Month Celebration will feature a historical tribute, musical entertainment by local artist Larry Sumner, Jr., authentic “soul food” and beverages. Event is free and college and community […]

Take a chance on comedy with ‘Late Nite Catechism Las Vegas’!

January 26, 2018

It’s a safe bet – holy humor awaits when “Late Nite Catechism Las Vegas: Sister Rolls the Dice” comes to the Michael Baughman Theatre, Potter Center, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24. “Late Nite Catechism Las Vegas: Sister Rolls the Dice” is another installment in the sinfully funny Catechism series. The convent needs a new […]

Many later starting classes still available!

January 25, 2018

Pick up a class this winter at Jackson College. More than 100 classes are yet to begin this semester, in more than 30 subjects! Many begin in early February – meet with a student success navigator now at any Jackson College location to learn more! For more information, call any JC location: Central Campus, 517.796.8425; […]

Outdoor enthusiasts invited to Sportsman’s Banquet

January 18, 2018

Jackson College will host a sportsman’s banquet, social hour at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m., on Feb. 10 in the Victor Cuiss Fieldhouse, Central Campus. Outdoor enthusiasts and fans of Jackson College athletics are invited to this special evening. There will be a dinner with live auction for a variety of prizes, including: […]

Jackson College Heritage Center invites community to view documentary celebrating special friendship

January 16, 2018

Learn about the extraordinary friendship between Jackson Junior College alumni, Lt. Zenneth Arthur Pond and Captain William J. Maher, with a special tribute to the Pond family, on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 2-3 p.m. the Michael Baughman Theater, Potter Center at Jackson College. In 2016, a group of Jackson College students pored through journals, tax […]

From ‘Casablanca’ to ‘Wonder Woman,’ Winter Film Series features classics old and new

January 12, 2018

Explore filmmaking and enjoy movies from classic to contemporary when Jackson College’s 42nd Annual Winter Film Series kicks off Jan. 15. The Winter Film Series is held annually at the Michigan Theatre in downtown Jackson as part of the College’s English 210 Films as Literature class. Community members are welcome. Films begin at 7:15 p.m. […]