Jets student-athletes honored for performance in the classroom!

June 29, 2022

The Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA) announced the 2021-22 MCCAA Academic Award winners this week.  Congratulations to all the student-athletes honored! “It is always great to see our athletes compete in the classroom and prove they are more than just an athlete,” said Courtney Ivan, executive director, athletics and student development. “Our coaches, players and […]

Women’s soccer to hold prospect ID camp

June 27, 2022

Jackson College’s women’s soccer program will host a prospect identification (ID) camp on July 30. Any interested future Jets players are invited. This ID camp will run from 3-6 p.m. on the soccer field for any 2022 to 2025 graduates interested in collegiate soccer. Pre-registration is recommended, but attendees who are not pre-registered should arrive […]

Jackson College recognized, named Veteran Connector School

June 16, 2022

Jackson College continues to do all it can to help military-connected students succeed! Jackson has again gained Military-Friendly Schools® status from Viqtory Media – G.I. Jobs magazine, the fourth year for the recognition, moving up to Silver status for 2022-23. The Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency has again recognized the College with Gold Level Recognition and has also been […]

Practice & prospects: Softball camps set for June 28, July 26

June 13, 2022

Learn to be a better softball player this summer with Jackson College! The College will host two summer camps for softball this summer, offering excellent instruction for players of all skill levels. High School Softball Camp will be held from 5:30-8:30 p.m. June 28 for girls ages 13-18. Players will receive quality instruction from Jackson […]

Batter up! Boys Baseball Camp set for June 20-21

June 3, 2022

Boys Baseball Camp will play ball again this summer at Jackson College! Boys ages 6-13 can practice the game at a two-day camp, June 20-21 from 9 a.m. to noon., on the newly renovated baseball fields on Central Campus (2111 Emmons Road, Jackson, MI  49201). Baseball camp will teach fundamental skills in the sport – […]

52nd Annual Rose Run returns to Jackson College campus!

May 27, 2022

Jackson College will welcome the 52nd running of the Rose Run back to campus on Saturday, June 11! Runners and walkers are invited to participate in a variety of events, with proceeds benefitting the Jackson College cross country programs. “We’re back on campus! Last year was at Ella Sharp Park, and before that we were […]

Register now for fall classes hosted at Jackson’s King Center

May 26, 2022

Jackson residents can take college classes close to home this fall! Continuing to further connect with the downtown community, Jackson College will offer courses at Jackson’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Center. Jackson College, in cooperation with the City of Jackson, will offer courses leading to an entrepreneurship certificate, a 19-credit credential that may be […]

Juneteenth Celebration brings music, conversation to Jackson

May 20, 2022

Don’t miss the 2022 Juneteenth Community Celebration & Resource Fair, now a two-day event, June 17 & 18 in downtown Jackson. On Friday, local law enforcement and community leaders come together for Racial Inequities: Social Justice and Criminal Just Reform panel discussion at the Michigan Theatre, 124 N. Mechanic St., Jackson. Doors will open at […]

Summer Concert Series features great music!

May 20, 2022

Jackson College welcomes the community to a Summer Concert Series on the Potter Center’s “back patio” this summer! For years, the College presented the Front Porch Concert Series. Now, with renovations and improvements to the Potter Center, the series continues on the back patio! Performances include: June 8, Phil Bickel’s Jackson French Quarter Dixieland Band […]

Jets softball takes district championship; Vandenburgh named Coach of Year

May 17, 2022

Congratulations to the Jackson College Jets softball team on capturing the Great Lakes District A Softball Championship title Saturday! The Jets were undefeated in the tourney, topping Kalamazoo Valley CC 8-0 in game 1, Muskegon CC 3-1 in game 2, Lansing CC 4-3 in game 5, and again facing Lansing in the final game, winning […]