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 […]

Register now for spring; more classes start in June, July

February 24, 2021

Get ahead with spring semester classes at Jackson College! Register now; spring semester began May 10, with more classes starting in June and July. 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 […]

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 […]

Con Con presents ‘Improvising Frankenstein: Bringing to Life New Stories of Disability’

February 17, 2021

What does “Frankenstein” have to show us about how we respond to disability? Join in a fun and interactive event as the Concatenation Convention presents “Improvising Frankenstein: Bringing to Life New Stories of Disability,” at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 via Zoom. “Frankenstein” is a reflection of how we think about, respond to, and ultimately […]

Commemorate Black History Month with Jackson College

February 10, 2021

Jackson College will host a number of online events for Black History Month during February.  College and community members are invited to participate in all activities: Black History Month Documentary Discussion – “Central Park Five,” Feb. 22, 2 p.m. via Zoom. Zoom Link Please watch documentary before discussion. From award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, “Central Park […]

Dental Hygiene Clinic seeks patients

February 9, 2021

Jackson College’s Dental Hygiene Clinic is seeking patients for dental cleanings and related services. The clinic allows dental hygiene students to complete several hours of practice required as part of their studies. Students will work under the direct supervision of licensed dental hygiene instructors and dentists as they offer the following preventive services: Dental Cleanings […]

Ensuring ease of transfer, College selected to partner with Wayne State in new equity initiative

January 25, 2021

Jackson College will participate with Wayne State University in an Equity Transfer Initiative (ETI), a new effort led by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) to improve transfer success. The two-year ETI awards up to $27,500 to partnerships to increase transfer and completion for underrepresented student populations, including African American, Hispanic, adult, and first-generation […]

Jackson College family residences offer unique opportunity

January 21, 2021

CV4 Family Residences, a living and learning community, are now open. These new residences are designed to welcomes students with families to live on Jackson College’s Central Campus! CV4 Family Residences will feature holistic student support to help parents change their lives while achieving a college associate degree. Four of six homes arrived on campus […]