Heather Bateman named AD of Year by MCCAA

June 10, 2019

Jackson College Athletic Director Heather Bateman has been named the 2018-19 Michigan Community College Athletic Director of the Year. The Athletic Director of the Year committee selected Bateman from several nominees. Bateman, whose full title is assistant dean of student life, housing and athletics, oversees an athletic department that has 13 successful sports including men’s bowling […]

Juneteenth to continue Saturday, rain or shine

June 7, 2019

Juneteenth: Weather Update With Saturday’s forecast calling for the possibility of rain, there have been questions about the Juneteenth Celebration. Plans are for the Juneteenth event to continue, rain or shine. Juneteenth will run from 2-9 p.m. at the CP Federal City Square in downtown Jackson. ### This 2019 Juneteenth Celebration’s musical lineup has added […]

Potter Center’s 2019-20 season announced! Tickets available now

June 6, 2019

Music, dance, comedy and more are in store with the Potter Center at Jackson College’s 2019-2020 season! Individual tickets go on sale Monday, June 17 for the upcoming season. Season discounts as well as discount for purchases of three or more tickets also available. Visit the website at www.jccmi.edu/pottercenter, or call 517.796.8600. This season’s acts […]

49th annual Rose Run to add 10-mile race!

June 3, 2019

Step up for the 49th Annual Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists Rose Run on June 8 at Jackson College’s Central Campus! The Rose Run features a new 10-mile run, along with the 10K and 5K runs and a 5K walk around the Jackson College Central Campus. “We wanted to add this new run since it’s popular. We […]

Golfer earns All-American honorable mention

May 30, 2019

Congratulations to Jets golfer Riley Hestwood, named Honorable Mention All-American following last week’s NJCAA Division II Nationals! Hestwood, a freshman at JC, finished in a tie for 24th place out of a field of 132 players. After four days of golf, eight games in four rounds, Hestwood finished at 17 over par. “Riley did an […]

Juneteenth Celebration & Resource Fair

May 23, 2019

Note: Event will continue, rain or shine. Connect with your community and enjoy some great Motown and jazz music when Jackson College hosts the Juneteenth Celebration Saturday, June 15 from 2-9 p.m. at the CP Federal City Square, Jackson. The Juneteenth Celebration and Resource Fair is a free community event. The afternoon will start with […]

Baseball team members collect season honors

May 21, 2019

Jackson College Jets baseball finished another winning season, taking second place in the MCCAA Eastern Conference and gaining a berth in the NJCAA Region XII Tournament. The Jets finished the season with a 22-6 conference record and 31-15 overall record. Coach Rick Smith said all the conference pitching will be back for next year, which […]

Jets softball players recognized with season honors

May 21, 2019

Jackson College Jets softball finished their season with a new program record for wins and a heartbreaking 11th-inning loss in the regional tournament! The Jets end the season 37-15 and set a new program record for wins. In their semi-final game in the NJCAA Region XII Championship, they were tied 2-2 with the Lansing Community […]

Summer Band Camp expands to 2 sessions

May 20, 2019

Young musicians are invited to Jackson College’s Summer Band Camp! Summer Band will meet weekdays from June 24 – July 4. Beginners with one to two years of band meet from 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., while intermediate students with two or more years of band meet from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Groups will […]

Jets’ golfer Hestwood heading to Nationals!

May 16, 2019

Congratulations to Jackson College Jets golfer Riley Hestwood on his fourth place finish at the NJCAA Region XII Men’s Golf Tournament this week. Hestwood qualifies for next week’s National Championship! Hestwood shot 9 over par in the series, with scores of 74, 79 and 72 for 225 total. The regional was held at Bedford Valley […]