Celebrate Oktoberfest for a great cause!

September 12, 2018

Support student scholarships while celebrating Oktoberfest! The Jackson College Foundation’s Ninth Annual Feast for Knowledge fundraising event commemorates Oktoberfest with fun, food and spirits, coming Thursday, Oct. 11 at the Potter Center. Alumni and friends of Jackson College are invited to this signature gala event in which proceeds directly support our 8,000 students annually through […]

Blue Oyster Cult, Mark Farner’s American Band open Potter Center season

September 10, 2018

Get ready to rock when the Potter Center at Jackson College kicks off its 2018-19 entertainment season with Blue Oyster Cult and Mark Farner’s American Band, Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Harold Sheffer Music Hall. Blue Oyster Cult For over four decades, Blue Oyster Cult has been thrilling fans of hard rock worldwide […]

Explore voting history & rights at Constitution Day panel event

September 10, 2018

Explore the history of voting rights at a Constitution Day panel discussion at 3 p.m. Sept. 17 in Bert Walker Hall, Room 145, on Jackson College’s Central Campus. Student Ombudsman Jessica Houston will moderate a panel discussion on voting, and panel members will include: Mayor Derek Dobies, City of Jackson – Inspiring others to engage […]

Openings available for bowling & cross country teams!

August 22, 2018

Interested in sports? Jackson College Jets open roster spots available on men’s and women’s bowling and cross country teams for this coming season. Contact the bowling or cross country head coach for more information. Corey Daniels Head Bowling Coach DanielsCoreyW@jccmi.edu 517.745.6430 Serafin Llerena Head Cross Country Coach LlerenaSerafin@jccmi.edu 517.888.4137

Extended walk-in advising hours offered as fall semester nears

August 21, 2018

Jackson College’s Student Services on Central Campus will host extended walk-in advising hours in preparation for fall semester. Walk-in advising will be available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Aug. 30 and Sept. 4-7 (note no walk-ins from 12-1 for lunch period); 1-4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 31. Fall semester begins Tuesday, Sept. 4. […]

Student named 2018 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar

August 14, 2018

Congratulations to Jackson College student Barbara Barber, one of 207 Phi Theta Kappa members named a 2018 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar! She will receive a $1,000 scholarship. Barber may not be your typical college student. Now age 65, she’d been out of school for 45 years and struggled with health issues, spending almost 16 […]

Check out Hillsdale LeTarte Center Patio Party

August 2, 2018

HILLSDALE — Explore the Jackson College Hillsdale LeTarte Center and all it offers at a free Patio Party Thursday, Aug. 23 from 5-7 p.m. All future and current students and their families are invited. Hillsdale faculty and staff members will be available to meet and speak with students and guests. Assistance will be available to […]

CyberPatriot Camp for youth coming Aug. 6-10

July 30, 2018

Cybercrime, computer hackers and security breaches are all-too-common occurrences today. Young people can learn more about fighting cybercrime at a one-week CyberPatriot Camp, Aug. 6-10 at Jackson College. CyberPatriot Camp brings middle and high school students — both novice and advanced — together for a week of hands-on learning. Campers will explore the fundamental principles […]

Documentary highlighting special friendship to be shown in Tecumseh

July 19, 2018

TECUMSEH — Learn about the extraordinary friendship between Jackson Junior College alumni, Lt. Zenneth Arthur Pond and Captain William J. Maher, with a special documentary film screening at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at the Tecumseh District Library, 215 N. Ottawa St., Tecumseh. In 2016, a group of Jackson College students pored through journals, tax […]

Scholarship assistance available to EMS students

July 19, 2018

Students pursuing emergency medical services at Jackson College may receive scholarship assistance this fall made available by the State of Michigan. In response to a statewide shortage of paramedics, the State of Michigan, in partnership with the Regional Medical Control Authority Network, has awarded $15,000 in scholarship assistance for Jackson College paramedic students. The scholarships […]