Jackson College Foundation receives Weatherwax Foundation grant

February 17, 2017

Thanks to the generosity of the Weatherwax Foundation, the lobbies and mezzanine of the Potter Center at Jackson College may receive an upgrade with help from a recent $200,000 challenge grant. In order to receive the grant, the Jackson College Foundation must secure gifts and commitments of $267,250 by June 30, 2017. “We are deeply […]

Visit Jackson College! Spring visits planned

February 15, 2017

Registration Form Now is the time to see what Jackson College has to offer as you take that next step in your educational journey. Jackson College will host two spring visits to be held Friday, March 10 from 2-5 p.m. and Saturday, April 22 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon for all prospective students, parents […]

State Superintendent Whiston to visit College, JPEC

February 14, 2017

Whiston to visit Jackson College, Jackson Preparatory and Early College (JPEC) Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 WHAT: Jackson College and Jackson Preparatory and Early College (JPEC) have been selected for a special visit by State Superintendent Brian Whiston of the Michigan Department of Education. Superintendent Whiston visits at least one Michigan school district each month. He […]

Student groups seek funds for spring break trip

February 2, 2017

“Invest in a student today, change a life forever” Jackson College student groups the Men of Merit and Sisters of Strength plan to travel to New York City and Philadelphia over spring break for a national leadership trip, and are seeking funds for support. From Feb. 26 through March 3 – Jackson College’s break — […]

Prepare for laughs with Late Nite Catechism 2

January 25, 2017

Be prepared to laugh again as Sister continues her holy humor with “Late Nite Catechism 2: Sister Strikes Again,” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at Jackson College’s Potter Center. It’s up to Sister to save the souls of those assembled – aka the audience! Beginning with an overview of heaven and hell as a Catholic […]

Jackson College to host traveling Black History Museum exhibit

January 25, 2017

Jackson College will welcome the True Black History Museum traveling exhibit to campus for one day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16. It is part of the College’s Black History Month activities. The True Black History Museum features a collection of rare and authentic artifacts, dating from the late 1700s to the 21st […]

Celebrate Black History Month

January 25, 2017

Celebrate Black History Month at Jackson College with a historic tribute and musical entertainment at noon Thursday, Feb. 9 in Bert Walker Hall, Community Rooms 144-145. February is Black History Month, a time to remember and celebrate the achievements of black Americans. Jackson College’s event will examine the history of Black History Month and contributions […]

Annual MLK Day Forum Monday to examine American presidency

January 14, 2017

Jackson College will commemorate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with an annual forum, “Through the Eyes of Dr. King – The White House: Reflections and Projections.” College and community members are invited to this special event from 2:30-4 p.m. Monday in the Robert Snyder Dining Commons, Potter Center. A panel of leaders […]

Enjoy classics from past & present at Winter Film Series

January 13, 2017

  Explore filmmaking and enjoy movies from classic to contemporary when Jackson College’s 41st Annual Winter Film Series kicks off Jan. 16. The Winter Film Series is held annually at the Michigan Theatre in downtown Jackson as part of the College’s English 210 Introduction to Film class. Community members are welcome. Doors open at 7 […]