Softball finishes runner-up in district, sets record-breaking year in books

May 22, 2018

The 2018 Jackson College Jets softball team finished the season District I Runner-Up, falling to Lansing Community College in the final game of last week’s NJCAA Tournament. This was the team’s most winning season, as the Jets broke previous season records at 33-11 overall. “This group did a tremendous job this year,” said Coach Jamie […]

Jackson College baseball players honored for season

May 22, 2018

Congratulations to Jackson College Jets baseball players recognized for season awards by Michigan Community College Athletic Association. All-MCCAA & All Eastern Conference First Team Luke Hargis, pitcher, sophomore from Whitel Lake Parker Murdie, infield, sophomore from Walled Lake All Eastern Conference Second Team Hunter Teunion-Smith, pitcher, sophomore from Onsted Dylan Watson, pitcher, outfield, sophomore from […]

Jackson College to host Garage Sale May 31 & June 1

May 17, 2018

Find a deal for office or home when Jackson College hosts a garage sale on Thursday, May 31 and Friday, June 1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day outside the Campus Services Building on the east side of Central Campus. A variety of items will be available for sale, including used office furniture […]

Juneteenth Celebration continues to expand with music, resource fair and more!

May 16, 2018

Jackson College will host a Juneteenth Celebration featuring Motown and jazz music on Saturday, June 16 from 2-9:30 p.m. at the CP Federal City Square, Jackson. The Juneteenth Celebration and Resource Fair is a free community event hosted by the Jackson College Office of Multicultural Affairs, in partnership with Spring Arbor University, City of Jackson, […]

PEI graduates take new steps at Jackson College commencement

May 10, 2018

From a corrections facility to commencement ceremony, six students from Jackson College’s Prison Education Initiative recently walked across the Potter Center stage as part of the 2018 graduation. Now released on parole, graduates are looking to the future and are thankful for the opportunities available through the PEI. Attending classes and doing homework allowed many […]

Front Porch Concert Series features great music in outdoors setting!

May 10, 2018

Great music plays on this summer with the 2018 Front Porch Concert Series at Jackson College! The 2018 season of Jackson College’s “Front Porch Series” Concerts this summer will feature Albion’s “River Jazz” on June 14, Trombonefest on June 17, the Jackson Community Concert Band’s Pre-Fourth of July Concert on June 21, and the Capital […]

Get set for Rose Run, coming June 9, 2018!

May 8, 2018

Step up for the 48th Annual Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists Rose Run on June 9 at Jackson College! The Rose Run features 10K and 5K runs and a 5K walk around the Jackson College Central Campus, starting at 8 a.m. Kids can have fun and get involved with a half-mile Kids Run. Awards will be presented […]

Music, marching & fun on playlist for Summer Band Camp!

May 4, 2018

Young musicians are invited to join in 10 full days of music, marching and fun! Jackson College will host a Summer Band Camp program weekdays from June 21 – July 4. Students will experience musical and marching instruction and culminate with participation in the Hanover-Horton Fourth of July Parade! Young musicians who are beginning- to […]

Jackson College Heritage Center recognized for community service

May 1, 2018

NEWS RELEASE PROVIDED BY GOV. RICK SNYDER AND THE MICHIGAN COMMUNITY SERVICE COMMISSION   LANSING, MICH. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the 38 winners of the 2018 Governor’s Service Awards. The winners are individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations that were selected for their commitment to volunteerism, service or philanthropy. “This year’s winners have inspiring […]

Jackson College alumni shine in their accomplishments!

May 1, 2018

Jackson College alumni can be found working and serving in every corner of our community. Each year, the College features several notable alumni on the “alumni wall,” in the grand staircase in the Potter Center. Those alumni currently featured include: Dr. Lewis “Keith” Yohn ’53 moved to Jackson with his family in 1942. When his […]