Hillsdale LeTarte Center to host financial aid workshops

October 26, 2016

Jackson College’s Hillsdale LeTarte Center invites all current and prospective students to attend one of two upcoming financial aid workshops, Nov. 1 or Dec. 1. College staff will walk participants through the process of filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online for the 2016-2017 and/or 2017-2018 school year. Please bring 2015 federal […]

‘Fame – the Musical’ coming to Potter Center

October 26, 2016

Relive the pulse-pounding thrill of future performers when “Fame – The Musical” comes to the Potter Center stage at Jackson College, at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4. At New York City’s legendary High School for Performing Arts, “Fame” takes the audience through the highs, the lows, the romances and the ultimate triumphs of the star-struck […]

Don’t miss the Be One Tour with Natalie Grant & Danny Gokey!

October 20, 2016

Enjoy the uplifting music of Natalie Grant and Danny Gokey when the Be One Tour stops at Potter Center at Jackson College, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29. Natalie Grant is known for her powerful and soaring vocals, heart-gripping lyrics and passionate performances, and has remained one of the top-selling Christian & Gospel artists since […]

Strengthening the Bridge forum continues discussion of race, police relationship

October 17, 2016

Jackson College will host a community discussion on “Strengthening the Bridge: The Relationship Between the Criminal Justice System and the African-American Community,” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20 at St. Johns United Church, 801 S. Mechanic St., Jackson. This will be the second such forum, the first held in 2015. Several high-profile events continue to […]

Jackson College receives ‘veteran-friendly’ Gold Status

October 17, 2016

Committed to the success of student veterans, Jackson College recently earned gold-level status from the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency for 2016-17. Jackson College is one of 65 colleges and universities who recently earned bronze-, silver- or gold-level status based on their commitment to providing on-campus, veteran-centric services to student veterans.   The Veteran-Friendly School program, […]

Bring kids out for Spooktacular Trick-or-Treat event!

October 14, 2016

Jackson College welcomes the community to Central Campus for its Third Annual Halloween Trick or Treat Spooktacular! Children 12 and under are invited Friday, Oct. 28, from 5:30-7 p.m. to gather treats. Guests are encouraged to dress in a Halloween costume (not required) and trick or treat through campus buildings. Please note this year the […]

You won’t believe your eyes at The Magic of Bill Blagg Live!

October 4, 2016

Jaw-dropping illusions combine with winning humor for a fun night out at The Magic of Bill Blagg Live, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21 at the Potter Center at Jackson College. To say that Bill Blagg has had a magical life would be no exaggeration. He received his first professional magic book from his great-grandfather, […]

Learn warning signs, ways to fight human trafficking at forum

September 30, 2016

Jackson College invites college and community members to learn more about the shocking realities of human trafficking at a campus forum Wednesday, Oct. 12 from 2-4 p.m. in Bert Walker Hall Community Room 1 & 2 (144 & 145). Human Trafficking: Exploring Modern Day Slavery in America will shine a light on a problem that […]

Concatenation is coming! Author Walter Mosley & more

September 26, 2016

Jackson College joins with several community partners to present Concatenation Convention on Saturday, Oct. 15 on Central Campus. Concatenation Convention – or Con Con – brings together the world of science fiction and fact in a fun, one-day event. Keynote speaker for the event will be author Walter Mosley, whose talk begins at 1 p.m. […]