From ‘Casablanca’ to ‘Wonder Woman,’ Winter Film Series features classics old and new

January 12, 2018

Explore filmmaking and enjoy movies from classic to contemporary when Jackson College’s 42nd Annual Winter Film Series kicks off Jan. 15. The Winter Film Series is held annually at the Michigan Theatre in downtown Jackson as part of the College’s English 210 Films as Literature class. Community members are welcome. Films begin at 7:15 p.m. […]

Easton Corbin brings youthful country sound to Potter Center

January 11, 2018

With a voice that was made for singing country music, Easton Corbin’s star is rising in Nashville. Hear this favorite when he comes to the Potter Center stage for one night only, Friday, Feb. 16 at 7 p.m. Like few recording artists today, Corbin has landed on the secret formula for effortlessly mixing contemporary country […]

College to host MLK Day Symposium

January 4, 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s mission was to abolish the Jim Crow laws of segregation in America. In observance of MLK Day on Monday, Jan. 15, Jackson College will host a symposium entitled “Experiencing Jim Crow,” offering a historical perspective of these laws and times in our nation’s history. The Symposium will be held at […]

Jackson College to offer bowling

January 2, 2018

Jackson College will soon offer a new sport for men and women – bowling! Jets Athletics Director Heather Bateman said the new teams have been approved and a search is underway for a coach. Plans are to start in fall 2018. Bowling teams will compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association & Michigan Community […]

Jets baseball signs outfielder for coming year

January 2, 2018

Jackson College Jets baseball Friday signed Richmond High senior Austin Sinda to the 2018-19 baseball team. Sinda plays outfield for the Richmond High Blue Devils and coach Scott Evans. His athletic honors include All County First Team 2016, All County Second Team 2017, and academically, he is on the Honor Roll. “Austin will be expected […]

New cross country coach signed

January 2, 2018

Jackson College Jets athletics welcomes Serafin Llerena as men’s and women’s cross country coach. Llerena attended Olivet College where he ran track and cross country for four years. He was voted team captain for cross country his junior and senior years. He earned a bachelor’s degree in sports and fitness management in 2011. He currently […]

Moscow Festival Ballet’s ‘Swan Lake’ coming to Potter Center

January 2, 2018

Don’t miss the exquisite fantasy ballet “Swan Lake” when the Moscow Festival Ballet comes to the Potter Center for one night only, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. “Swan Lake” is a ballet composed in 1876 by Pyotr Ilich Tchaikovsky. With Marius Petipa’s glorious choreography and Tchaikovsky’s celebrated score, this jewel of classical ballet continues […]

King Celebration speaker, Lawson Pilgrim, to share ‘Making Your Dreams Come True!’

December 20, 2017

Jackson College invites the community to the 2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, featuring keynote speaker Lawson Pilgrim, “Mr. Smiley.” Lawson Pilgrim is a motivational speaker who firmly believes that greatness dwells in everyone! He will share an inspirational address with audience members on “Making Your Dreams Come True!” Pilgrim helps people to realize […]

Holiday Greetings from Jackson College!

December 8, 2017

Prepare for a new you in 2018 with admissions open house

November 30, 2017

What are you looking forward to in the new year? If college is on your horizons, check out Jackson College’s New Year, New You Admissions Open House on Friday, Dec. 15 at Central Campus. For anyone thinking about college or who would like to advance in your job, let Jackson College’s friendly students services staff […]