College dance students to present final concert

December 7, 2016

Jackson College dance students invite the community to an end-of-semester dance concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16 in the Michael Baughman Theater, Potter Center. Eight students in the jazz techniques class will perform a variety of duets and ensemble dances, ranging from slow jazz and jazz to hip hop and music video jazz. Instructor […]

Nominations sought for King Medal of Service Awards

December 1, 2016

Jackson College is now accepting nominations for the 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Medal of Service Award. This award recognizes individuals or groups of individuals in Jackson County for their commitment to King’s ideals and community service. Medals will be awarded during the Jackson College King Celebration on Jan. 14, 2017. Applications are currently available, […]

Celebrate holidays with Sandi Patty at Potter Center

November 30, 2016

Vocalist Sandi Patty will bring her farewell tour to Jackson with Christmas Blessings at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9 at the Potter Center. As one of the most highly acclaimed performers of our time with five Grammy awards, four Billboard Music Awards, three platinum records, five gold records, and 11 million units sold, Sandi Patty […]

Jackson College’s medical assistant program recognized

November 18, 2016

Jackson College is pleased to announce that its medical assistant program has been recognized as one of the best in the nation by The Community for Accredited Online Schools ( As a leading resource for higher education and college accreditation information, the site released its annual ranking for the 2016-2017 school year, honoring Jackson College […]

Jets baseball players sign with four-year schools

November 11, 2016

Congratulations to two Jackson College Jets baseball players who signed with four-year colleges this week, during the early signing period. Jake Gleason, sophomore from Goodrich High School, outfielder, signed with Grand Valley State University, where he will finish his two years after this season with Jackson College. Gleason is a business major at Jackson with a […]

Jackson Community Concert Band to perform ‘International Flare’

November 11, 2016

The Jackson Community Concert Band will present its fall concert, International Flare, at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20 in Harold Sheffer Music Hall, Potter Center. Concert is free. Band members will perform a variety of pieces from around the globe, thus the “International Flare” theme. Program includes: “Concert Prelude” by Ralph Hultgren “October” by Eric […]

African American Male Summit to focus on education

November 4, 2016

Jackson College invites the community to come together for the third annual African American Male Summit, Nov. 17-18 at the Potter Center. This year’s event will continue gathering input on ways to help more African American males succeed. This summit will focus exclusively on education, from kindergarten through college, K-16. Previous summits have also examined […]

Register now for winter semester

November 4, 2016

Start the new year with Jackson College, where student success comes first. Winter registration begins Nov. 9 for all returning students. Jackson College has tailored its program and delivery to focus on student success. Stop by any Jackson College location and speak with an admissions representative about your next steps. New students must contact Jackson […]

Art Garfunkel: In Close Up coming to Potter Center

November 2, 2016

Jackson College welcomes the legendary sound of Art Garfunkel: In Close Up, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19 Harold Sheffer Music Hall, Potter Center. Blessed with what the New York Times described as a “beautiful countertenor,” Art Garfunkel has made an indelible mark on the music world as both a solo artist and half of […]