Winter Music Celebration warms up Michigan Theatre with live music Feb. 21

February 3, 2023

Celebrate Mardi Gras with a “Winter Music Celebration” on Feb. 21 at the Michigan Theatre of Jackson, featuring the Jackson College Community Concert Band and Jazzy Jets. The concert begins at 7 p.m. This performance tradition at the downtown landmark started in February 2020 in response to requests for more performances and to connect with […]

Motown sound comes alive again!

February 3, 2023

The Motown sound comes alive again! Don’t miss an extraordinary evening of captivating music when Shadows of the 60’s: A Tribute to Motown Supergroups hits the stage at 7 p.m. on Feb. 11! Tickets are on sale now! Experience the essence of the unforgettable musicians that propelled the Motown sound such as The Supremes, The […]

Come together to celebrate Black History Month

January 25, 2023

Join together and celebrate Black History Month at Jackson College with a special commemoration from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8 in Bert Walker Hall, Rooms 144-145. This Black History Month Celebration will feature a historical tribute, musical entertainment by local artist Brandon Marceal, authentic “soul food” and beverages. The event is free, and […]

Concatenation Convention presents The Mapping of Black Sonic Imagination

January 18, 2023

Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023 7 – 8 p.m. Jets Hangar FREE Admission Since the beginning of modern engagement with Afrofuturism, sound has played a crucial role. Through sound, black people can share knowledge of the past, critique the present, and envision the future without restriction, offering a space to explore traumas, fears and hopes. Learn […]

Student panel to explore progress toward MLK’s dream

January 11, 2023

To celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Jackson College will be hosting a student panel discussion dedicated to further exploring the theme, “Drum Major for Justice, Peace and Righteousness,” also the theme of Saturday’s M.L. King Celebration. All are invited to this free discussion, taking place on Monday, Jan. 16 at 12 […]

Gear up at 2023 Sportsman’s Banquet

January 6, 2023

Check out the great prizes available when Jackson College again presents the annual Sportsman’s Banquet in person on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2023! Doors open and raffles begin at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. in the Victor Cuiss Fieldhouse, Central Campus. Community members are invited to this evening dedicated to outdoor enthusiasts. There will […]

Registration for spring & summer semesters

January 1, 2023

Registration for spring and summer semesters is underway. Register early for the best selection of classes! A college degree or credential can open doors to new, more rewarding career opportunities. Attending Jackson College is a smart choice because of its affordable cost – starting at the community college can save students thousands versus starting at […]

Jackson College & Technique team up for success!

December 12, 2022

A new alliance between Jackson College and Technique, Inc. of Jackson will help prepare people for tomorrow’s jobs! More workers are needed as Technique expands its operations in Jackson. With grant funding, Jackson College, Technique, the Martin Luther King Center — with support from Michigan Works! — will offer an innovative, earn-while-you-learn training opportunity. Through […]

Free Holiday Caroling Concert with Vocal Point

December 6, 2022

 Enjoy the sounds of the season with Jackson College’s Vocal Point concert choir! Vocal Point will present a free Holiday Caroling Concert at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12 in the Jets Hangar on Central Campus. This will be “a brief sprinkle of holiday music,” said Director of Choral Activities, Dr. Richard Hintze. The program will […]

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

December 2, 2022

Jackson College and the City of Jackson continue to offer more classes close to downtown at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Center! Jackson College continues to offer courses leading to an entrepreneurship certificate, a 19-credit credential that may be completed in three semesters. Courses to be offered in spring semester include: ENT 169 Business Plan, […]