Jackson College students named to All-Michigan Academic Team

March 16, 2017

Congratulations to Jackson College students Loren Hall and Grace Biddinger, named to the 2017 All-Michigan Academic Team! Community college students from across Michigan gathered in Lansing Wednesday for the All-Michigan Academic Team Awards Program and Luncheon. This annual event is hosted by the Michigan Community College Association and Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, the international […]

Students give old books a new chapter as artwork

March 16, 2017

Turning old books into works of art, the creations of Jackson College art students will be on display at the Jackson District Library’s Eastern Branch March 15 through April 15 in a presentation entitled “The Art of the Book.” A dozen students in Professor Tom McMillen-Oakley’s Art 201, Three-Dimensional Design class re-purposed old books from […]

Music of stage and screen on tap for Jackson Community Concert Band!

March 14, 2017

Enjoy the Music of Musicals and Movies when the Jackson Community Concert Band presents a spring concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 26 in the Potter Center. Joining the band on this concert will be the Jackson Chorale, the Jackson Youth Chorale, and a guest appearance by “Wesley and the Crushers.” The program will feature […]

Career Expo slated for March 22

March 10, 2017

Get hired! Talk to employers! Jackson College invites college students, alumni and community members to a Career Expo on Wednesday, March 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Jets Hangar on Central Campus. Many state and local employers are hiring. Whether you’re searching for a job or curious about what skills and qualities […]

Golden Dragon Acrobats bring Cirque Ziva to the Potter Center stage

March 6, 2017

Thrill to the amazing acrobatics, style and grace as the Potter Center at Jackson College welcomes Cirque Ziva to the stage, at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 18. Back by popular demand, Cirque Ziva features a large cast and spectacular set designs, illustrating the best of creator and producer Danny Chang’s brand of artistic merit, high […]

Registration for spring semester starts March 15

March 6, 2017

Get ahead with spring semester classes at Jackson College! Spring semester is a great time for new high school graduates to get a jump start on college, or for university students home for the summer to pick up a class or two.  Registration for spring semester begins March 15 for all students, and classes begin […]

Learn about latest in genetics research at Sam Rhine conference

March 6, 2017

Students and community members are invited to learn the latest advances in genetics research when the noted speaker and educator Sam Rhine presents a Genetics Update Conference Tuesday, March 14 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Harold Sheffer Music Hall, Potter Center. Over the years, Rhine has spoken to tens of thousands of […]

Jackson College automotive program named one of top in nation

February 24, 2017

Jackson College’s automotive service technology recently gained high marks from the website Aceable.com, being named one of the top 16 automotive technology college programs in the country. The College’s automotive program prides itself on preparing students for today’s career opportunities in an industry that is constantly changing. Cars, parts, and tools allow students to enhance […]

Jackson College Foundation receives Weatherwax Foundation grant

February 17, 2017

Thanks to the generosity of the Weatherwax Foundation, the lobbies and mezzanine of the Potter Center at Jackson College may receive an upgrade with help from a recent $200,000 challenge grant. In order to receive the grant, the Jackson College Foundation must secure gifts and commitments of $267,250 by June 30, 2017. “We are deeply […]