Bowling teams 5th in nation!

April 13, 2021

Going into this unusual season with many unknowns, Jets bowlers persevered to become the fifth in the nation at the NJCAA National Tournament. Collin Baldwin took the men’s All-Events Championship by a decisive 78 pins. Marissa Wood finished in 11th overall at nationals, the top finisher for the women. The women’s team overcame hurdles with […]

Jackson College marketing department nets two national awards

March 24, 2021

Jackson College’s Marketing and Communications department received national recognition last week from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations’ Paragon Awards competition. The Paragon Awards recognize achievement in marketing, design and communication at community and technical colleges. This year’s Paragons competition drew nearly 1,650 entries in 53 categories. “For our work to be recognized […]

Con Con presents ‘The Science & The Fiction of Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein”’

March 24, 2021

In Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein,” Victor Frankenstein’s creation of his “creature” raises questions about scientific research and exploration. The Concatenation Convention continues its exploration of reanimation with a fascinating talk from Dr. Monique Morgan, associate professor of English at Indiana University, “The Science and the Fiction of Mary Shelley’s ‘Frankenstein,’” on April 24, 2021, at 1 […]

‘Swamp Thing’ artist joins Con Con ‘Reanimation’ event to discuss intersection of science and science fiction in his work

March 8, 2021

It’s hard to tell what may arise from the deep swamp! Hear from the comic artist who brought DC Comics’ “Swamp Thing” to life during an online interview with award-winning artist, Stephen Bissette, at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 20. Jackson College’s Concatenation Convention continues its exploration of reanimation and the forces of nature that inspire […]

Con Con to host Artist Talk with Stephen Bissette

March 7, 2021

March 20, 2021 • 1 p.m. The Concatenation Convention continues our year-long exploration of reanimation and the forces of nature that inspire humans to create incredible art and culture – this time, interviewing the award-winning comics artist, Stephen Bissette. Famous for his work on the 1980s Swamp Thing series, as well as for his work […]

Foundation welcomes Christopher Simpson to Board of Directors

March 3, 2021

The Jackson College Foundation is pleased to welcome Christopher Simpson to its Board of Directors. Simpson brings a distinguished record with decades of service to our country and community. Most recently, he was appointed undersheriff of Jackson County in December 2020. Raised in Jackson, Simpson graduated from Jackson High School, Jackson Community College, and earned […]

Community College Innovation Challenge seeks student innovators

March 1, 2021

The American Association of Community Colleges, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, is hosting the 2021 Community College Innovation Challenge (CCIC). The CCIC is a national competition where community college student teams, working with a faculty or administrator mentor, use STEM to innovate solutions to real-world problems; participate in a Virtual Innovation Boot Camp; […]

Think spring! Register now for spring semester

February 24, 2021

Get ahead with spring semester classes at Jackson College! Register now; spring semester begins May 10. Whether you are starting out or starting again, Jackson College is here for you! Complete an associate degree program, a shorter credential, or just pick up a class to boost your skills. We can help, and we’ve got support […]

Ready, Set, Jet! Summer Bridge Program now enrolling for 2021

February 19, 2021

Students may get a jump-start on college with the Ready Set Jet Summer Bridge Program 2021 at Jackson College! Ready, Set, Jet offers an academic mentoring program for newly enrolling students during the summer, July 7 – Aug. 13, 2021. The program offers greater support as students transition from high school to college. The goal […]

Jackson College earns Military Friendly® Designated Status for 2021-22

February 17, 2021

Jackson College takes pride in educating military veterans and their families. For its efforts, Jackson College has earned the Military Friendly® Schools Designation for 2021-2022. Jackson College has been awarded “Designated Status” as a Military Friendly® School, the third year in a row. Institutions earning the Military Friendly® School designation were evaluated using both public […]