Learn more about Wayne State University opportunities Wednesday

February 14, 2020

Students may learn more about transfer opportunities with Wayne State University an information sessions Wednesday. Any interested student may attend from 10-11 a.m. or 3-4 p.m. in James McDivitt Hall, Room 219. Wayne State University now offers undergraduate classes from the Mike Ilitch School of Business on the Jackson Central Campus. Students may complete most […]

Money for college! New transfer scholarship available for Albion College

February 12, 2020

Jackson College is pleased to announce a new opportunity for students to transfer to nearby Albion College with a significant boost from a new transfer scholarship! Albion College is offering a guaranteed minimum of $23,000 per year in scholarships for Jackson College students that apply for fall 2020 semester. This guaranteed scholarship is exclusive for […]

Ballet Folclorico Nacional de Mexico brings culture alive

February 11, 2020

Spreading the artistry of Mexican culture through dance, the Potter Center at Jackson College welcomes Ballet Folclórico Nacional de Mexico de Silvia Lozano to the stage Friday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. The ballet celebrates its 60 anniversary in 2020, continuing the legacy of Mexico’s leading researchers and practitioners of folklore, dance, music and costumes. […]

Jackson College Winter Music Festival comes to Michigan Theater

February 5, 2020

Jackson College’s musical ensembles will highlight their talents downtown for a Winter Music Festival concert at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18 at Michigan Theater of Jackson. The JC Jazzy Jets, Vocal Point and the Jackson Community Concert Band invite people of all ages to a fun night of music. Enjoy jazz favorites from Count Basie, […]

Celebrate Black History Month on Feb. 13

February 4, 2020

Celebrate Black History Month at Jackson College with a luncheon on Thursday, Feb. 13 in Bert Walker Hall, Rooms 144-145. This Black History Month Celebration will feature a historical tribute, musical entertainment by Brandon Marceal, authentic “soul food” and beverages. This event is free and college and community members are welcome. The Office of Multicultural […]

Sharing her Greatest Love: Tribute concert comes to Potter Center

January 30, 2020

Take a musical journey when Jackson College’s Potter Center presents The Greatest Love of All, on Friday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. Enjoy a tribute to the great Whitney Houston **, featuring the breathtaking vocals of Belinda Davids. This two-hour production will fill the audience with joy, nostalgia and wonder as it takes a musical […]

Board of Trustees February meeting cancellation

January 29, 2020

Jackson College’s Board of Trustees February 3 meeting has been canceled because of a very light agenda. Trustees will meet March 9, 2020, for their scheduled regular meeting in the Potter Center Board Room, #214.

Wayne State, Jackson College partnership celebrates student success

January 14, 2020

Bringing top quality education and a commitment to student success close to home for Jackson College students, the College celebrated its new partnership with Wayne State University today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in James McDivitt Hall. Wayne State University now offers undergraduate classes from the Mike Ilitch School of Business on the Jackson Central Campus. […]

King Day Forum explores ‘The African-American Community, Law Enforcement and Mass Incarceration’

January 14, 2020

Each year, Jackson College sets aside time on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday to explore issues pertinent to race and justice facing the U.S. today. Jackson College will host a symposium entitled “The African-American Community, Law Enforcement and Mass Incarceration,” on Monday, Jan. 20 from 2-3:30 p.m. in Bert Walker Hall, Room 144-145. College […]

Phelan elected to American Council on Education board

January 10, 2020

Jackson College President Daniel J. Phelan will serve on the American Council on Education’s board of directors, elected in December to the body that helps shape public policy and helps more students gain a quality education. ACE represents all types of accredited, degree-granting institutions in the U.S.: two-year and four-year, public and private, colleges and universities, […]