Sharing her Greatest Love: Tribute concert comes to Potter Center

January 30, 2020

Take a musical journey when Jackson College’s Potter Center presents The Greatest Love of All, on Friday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. Enjoy a tribute to the great Whitney Houston **, featuring the breathtaking vocals of Belinda Davids. This two-hour production will fill the audience with joy, nostalgia and wonder as it takes a musical […]

Board of Trustees February meeting cancellation

January 29, 2020

Jackson College’s Board of Trustees February 3 meeting has been canceled because of a very light agenda. Trustees will meet March 9, 2020, for their scheduled regular meeting in the Potter Center Board Room, #214.

Wayne State, Jackson College partnership celebrates student success

January 14, 2020

Bringing top quality education and a commitment to student success close to home for Jackson College students, the College celebrated its new partnership with Wayne State University today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in James McDivitt Hall. Wayne State University now offers undergraduate classes from the Mike Ilitch School of Business on the Jackson Central Campus. […]

King Day Forum explores ‘The African-American Community, Law Enforcement and Mass Incarceration’

January 14, 2020

Each year, Jackson College sets aside time on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday to explore issues pertinent to race and justice facing the U.S. today. Jackson College will host a symposium entitled “The African-American Community, Law Enforcement and Mass Incarceration,” on Monday, Jan. 20 from 2-3:30 p.m. in Bert Walker Hall, Room 144-145. College […]

Phelan elected to American Council on Education board

January 10, 2020

Jackson College President Daniel J. Phelan will serve on the American Council on Education’s board of directors, elected in December to the body that helps shape public policy and helps more students gain a quality education. ACE represents all types of accredited, degree-granting institutions in the U.S.: two-year and four-year, public and private, colleges and universities, […]

Sportsman’s Banquet & Athletics: A winning combination!

January 10, 2020

Check out the great prizes available when Jackson College presents the annual Sportsman’s Banquet on Feb. 8, 2020! Social hour begins at 5 p.m. and dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. in the Victor Cuiss Fieldhouse, Central Campus. Community members are invited to this evening dedicated to outdoor enthusiasts. There will be a dinner with […]

Enjoy film favorites of past and present with Winter Film Series

January 9, 2020

Explore filmmaking and movies from classic to contemporary when Jackson College’s 44th Annual Winter Film Series kicks off Jan. 13. The Winter Film Series is held annually at the Michigan Theatre in downtown Jackson as part of the College’s English 210 Introduction to Film class. Community members are welcome. Films begin at 7:15 p.m. on […]

Wayne State University, Jackson College partner to offer classes at the Jackson Central Campus  

January 6, 2020

Students who wish to pursue a business degree from Wayne State University can now enroll in WSU classes on the Jackson College Central Campus. These classes are convenient and affordable and eligible students may apply for WSU scholarships to assist them financially. Winter semester starts in early January. Learn more about this opportunity at a […]

Hear NFL’s Khari Willis, honor Arlene Robinson at Martin Luther King Celebration

January 6, 2020

For her commitment and caring for her community, Jackson College will recognize Arlene Robinson, Jackson City Council member, with the 2020 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Medal of Service Award. The award will be presented at the annual King Celebration Dinner in January. Recognizing an Outstanding Servant “Arlene Robinson has been a tremendous blessing for […]

Register now; more classes begin in mid-March

January 6, 2020

Register now for the winter semester at Jackson College! New student orientations are underway now for classes beginning in mid-March, the second 7 weeks of the semester. A college degree can help students find an in-demand career in fields like health care or computer technology, or complete their first two years of college then transfer […]