Blazer publisher to receive 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Medal of Service

November 21, 2017

For more than 10 years now, Alan Wade of Jackson has served as publisher of The Blazer newspaper, highlighting news from Jackson County’s diverse communities and cultures. For his efforts, Wade is the recipient of the 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Medal of Service Award. Today, Wade is the owner and publisher of the […]

Prepare for a new you in 2018 with admissions open house

November 20, 2017

What are you looking forward to in the new year? If college is on your horizons, check out Jackson College’s New Year, New You Admissions Open House on Friday, Dec. 15 at Central Campus. For anyone thinking about college or who would like to advance in your job, let Jackson College’s friendly students services staff […]

Job creation will be topic when The New York Times in Person comes to Jackson College

November 20, 2017

Trip Gabriel, a national correspondent with The New York Times, will return to Jackson, Mich. later this month for a discussion about the country’s fabled “job creators.” Joining him will be Anita-Maria Quillen, president and chief executive officer of an auto parts factory, Diversified Engineering & Plastics, LLC of Jackson; Mindy Bradish-Orta, president of the […]

Giving Tuesday

November 19, 2017

GIVING TUESDAY – JC Jets Give We give because we care. We give to make a change. We give to support organizations we love. There are endless reasons to give. November 28 is #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. Our goal is for the Jackson community to come together and make over 500 […]

College symposium to explore topic of inclusion

November 13, 2017

All are invited to join in the discussion when Jackson College’s Lux et Veritas Symposium Series continues with “What is Inclusion?” from 3-4 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20 in Bert Walker Hall, Community Rooms 144 & 145. A panel comprised of faculty, staff, students and community members will each have five minutes to address the question, […]

Sample international cuisine at Lunch Around the World; week of international events planned

November 3, 2017

Enjoy tastes from around the world when Jackson College hosts “Lunch Around the World” from 12 noon to 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13 in Bert Walker Hall, Room 144. The Jackson College Global Student Organization will present “Lunch Around the World,” a special event kicking off the start of International Education Week. Participants may explore […]

Potter Center to welcome Point of Grace & Aaron Shust Christmas in concert Dec. 10

November 3, 2017

Celebrate the holiday season in musical style when the Potter Center at Jackson College presents Point of Grace & Aaron Shust Christmas at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10. Point of Grace has been performing together for 20 years and have received multiple Dove Awards, three Grammy nominations, and have career album sales in excess of […]

Respiratory care students raise money for special camp

October 31, 2017

Jackson College students in the respiratory care program raised $500 in the “5K” Ventilator Race last Thursday, held Justin Whiting Hall on Central Campus. Funds will help send children to camp at Camp Michi-MAC, a camp for children with asthma near Almont, Mich. The event was to commemorate National Respiratory Care Week, Oct. 22-28.

Register now for winter & spring semesters!

October 30, 2017

Jackson College registration begins Nov. 8 for both winter and spring semesters! With registration available for two upcoming semesters, students can plan their schedules in advance and complete their degree or credential sooner with spring classes. Winter semester begins Jan. 15, 2018. Spring semester begins May 23, 2018. As Michigan’s economy has rebounded in recent […]

Jackson College @ LISD TECH plans Fall Fest open house

October 20, 2017

ADRIAN – Learn more about Jackson College at an upcoming Fall Fest open house at the Jackson College @ LISD TECH campus on Friday, Nov. 3 from 2-5 p.m. Current and future students are invited to explore career pathways and programs available from Jackson College. This event will welcome faculty, employers and transfer school representatives […]