Jackson College Board of Trustees elects officers

January 18, 2019

Jackson College’s Board of Trustees elected officers for the year at their monthly meeting Monday, Jan. 14. All officer positions will remain the same as 2017-18: Sam Barnes, chairman; John Crist, vice chairman; Sheila Patterson, secretary; and Donna Lake, treasurer. Officers of the board are elected for two-year terms, on the odd years. Trustees include […]

2019 King Day Forum examines social justice

January 14, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Jackson College’s Central Campus will be celebrated with a forum, “Martin Luther King Jr. & the Role of Social Justice,” at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 21 in Bert Walker Hall, Rooms 144-145. Jackson College invites the community, students and employees to learn more about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. […]

Winter Film Series features favorites old and new

January 4, 2019

Explore filmmaking and movies from classic to contemporary when Jackson College’s 43rd Annual Winter Film Series kicks off Jan. 14. 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. on […]

Special Saturday registration hours set at Jackson College

January 3, 2019

Jackson College will host special hours starting Saturday, Jan. 5 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at all campuses. Do you have trouble making it to campus during the week but are interested in college classes? These extended Saturday hours are offered to help. Speak with a student success navigator or receive assistance with the […]

Jackson College is offering more 7-week classes!

December 21, 2018

As part of our Total Commitment to Student Success (TCS2), Jackson College is scheduling more class sections to take place over seven weeks in addition to courses that take place over a traditional 15-week time period.

Jets’ Skylar Gilbert earns All-American recognition in soccer

December 19, 2018

The Jackson College Women’s Soccer team completed their most successful season to date in 2018, winning more games, scoring more goals and receiving more post-season individual awards than in any year previous. Forward Skylar Gilbert was named as the first NJCAA Division One All-American in Jets program history. The freshman from Utica was named Honorable […]

Jets softball coaches named Coaching Staff of Year

December 19, 2018

The National Fastpitch Coaches Association recognized Jackson College Jets softball coaching staff as the NJCAA Division II Regional Coaching Staff of the Year! The staff is comprised of head coach Jamie Vandenburgh and assistant coaches Mick Ream and Tammy Bates. Vandenburgh is in her third year as head coach, Ream is in his fourth, and […]

New Dental Hygiene Clinic to open to public in January

December 18, 2018

Community members may soon utilize Jackson College’s new Dental Hygiene Clinic, which offers dental hygiene services while helping students gain experience. The Dental Hygiene Clinic will open for the community on Jan. 28, 2019. The clinic allows dental hygiene students to complete practice hours required as part of their studies. Students will work under the […]

CeCe Winans brings music of praise to Potter Center

December 13, 2018

Jackson College’s Potter Center will welcome one of the most celebrated singers in contemporary and Gospel music, CeCe Winans, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019. Award-winning Gospel singer CeCe Winans was born in Detroit, the eighth of 10 children. She began her career with her brother as the duo BeBe & CeCe. Their first […]

Old eyeglasses collected for Lions Club efforts

December 11, 2018

Jackson College will be a collection point for used eyeglasses now through Jan. 18. Bring any old or outdated eyeglasses to the Potter Center and drop them off. Lions Clubs around the world use the eyeglasses in supporting the cause of vision. “The eyeglass program provides the gift of sight to those who might not […]