Celebrate Juneteenth with Jackson College & community June 15-17

May 30, 2023

Celebrate freedom & justice at the 2023 Juneteenth Celebration! This year’s celebration includes three days of inspiring & uplifting events, featuring a panel discussion on racial inequities & criminal justice reform, a play directed by Lisa Williams, the community favorite musical celebration and more! Don’t miss this important opportunity to learn, connect, and show your […]

Jets softball team soars to new heights with another successful season  

May 26, 2023

Winning has become contagious for the Jets softball program after wrapping up their fifth 30-plus win season in a row. This year they achieved a remarkable milestone by getting 40 wins for the first time in program history and are back-to-back regional champions.   Head Coach Jamie Vanderburgh along with Assistant Coach Mick Ream has been […]

Eligible adults could earn a tuition-free degree!

May 17, 2023

Jackson College is serving as a champion to support the Michigan Reconnect program in an effort to address a widening skills gap within the state’s workforce. Hundreds of leading Michigan business, community and legislative leaders say Reconnect is exactly what state employers need to alleviate the shortage of highly skilled and capable workers. Jackson College […]

Young people can accelerate their education with JC/LISD Academy

May 17, 2023

Go further and save money with the JC/LISD Academy, now enrolling for fall. The JC/LISD Academy, a public middle college program that offers motivated, academically focused students a chance to enroll in advanced coursework and graduate from high school with up to 60 college credits, is currently accepting applications for the 2023-24 school year. The application […]

Are you interested in a law enforcement career?

May 11, 2023

Law Enforcement Career Academy set for July 17-21 Are you interested in a law enforcement career? Learn more from those working in the field at the Jackson College Law Enforcement Career Academy, July 17-21 on Jackson College’s Central Campus. Learn more about the career at this Academy, designed for individuals 17-21 interested in becoming a […]

Jackson College Summer Concert Series: 6 groups, 6 dates, free fun!

May 10, 2023

Jackson College’s Summer Concert Series has grown to offer more great, free music, with performances planned both outdoors on the Potter Center back patio and indoors in the Harold Sheffer Music Hall! This year’s Concert Series will include: The Jackson French Quarter Traditional Jazz Band performs at 7 p.m. May 31 at 7 m. on […]

Jackson College Honors recognizes outstanding alumni, service award winners

May 8, 2023

Jackson College is pleased to recognize outstanding alumni and community members at the Jackson Honors Night celebration, recognizing recipients of the Dr. Ethelene Jones Crockett Distinguished Alumni Award and the Jackson College Distinguished Service Award. Dr. Ethelene Jones Crockett Distinguished Alumni Award Thomas ’67 & Nancy ’68  Evanson Tom and Nancy Evanson have served Jackson […]

Congratulations Graduates!

May 1, 2023

Jackon College held commencement on Saturday, April 29 in the Potter Center’s Harold Sheffer Music Hall. Congratulations to all our Jackson College graduates — we are so proud of you!

Marvel Studios’ superhero film to be presented as part of AAPI Month

April 28, 2023

In celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Month, Jackson College is hosting a movie night at the Michigan Theatre featuring Marvel Studios’ “Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings.” It will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 12. Between 6-7 p.m., there will be a resource fair and cultural booths celebrating AAPI […]

Jackson College prepares to celebrate commencement Saturday

April 26, 2023

Jackson College will host commencement exercises at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, April 29 in the Harold Sheffer Music Hall, Potter Center. To provide an opportunity for all family and friends to see their graduates, the College has moved to two ceremonies this year. The ceremony will be held indoors rather than outdoors due […]