Ensuring ease of transfer, College selected to partner with Wayne State in new equity initiative

January 25, 2021

Jackson College will participate with Wayne State University in an Equity Transfer Initiative (ETI), a new effort led by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) to improve transfer success. The two-year ETI awards up to $27,500 to partnerships to increase transfer and completion for underrepresented student populations, including African American, Hispanic, adult, and first-generation […]

Jackson College family residences offer unique opportunity

January 21, 2021

CV4 Family Residences, a living and learning community, are now open. These new residences are designed to welcomes students with families to live on Jackson College’s Central Campus! CV4 Family Residences will feature holistic student support to help parents change their lives while achieving a college associate degree. Four of six homes arrived on campus […]

Michigan Works! Southeast Partners with Jackson College to Connect Healthcare Employers to Job Seekers

January 20, 2021

HILLSDALE, JACKSON, & LENAWEE, MI – Dozens of area employers in the healthcare industry will connect with hundreds of job seekers through the upcoming Healthcare Heroes Virtual Job Fair, a collaboration between Michigan Works! Southeast, Jackson College, and the Michigan Department of Labor & Economic Opportunity (LEO).  The event will be held Tuesday, Feb. 23, […]

Lux et Veritas Symposium explores ‘Race in America’

January 19, 2021

Free online event, 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21 Jackson College’s Lux et Veritas Symposium series continues with a discussion of “Race in America: What is Race?” at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21. This virtual event will be free and all are invited to participate. We hear a lot about race on the news today, but […]

Board of Trustees re-elects officers for term

January 14, 2021

Jackson College’s Board of Trustees organized for the new term at Monday’s meeting, preparing for continued leadership in the ongoing pandemic and beyond. Three officers were re-elected from the previous two years: Sam R. Barnes, chairperson; John M. Crist, vice-chairperson, and Sheila A. Patterson, secretary. Completing the seven-member board are Matthew R. Heins, Philip E. […]

Basketball, volleyball seasons canceled for Jackson College Jets 

January 11, 2021

With the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, Jackson College’s Leadership Council has decided to cancel the men’s and women’s basketball and volleyball seasons. In July, the College shifted all close-contact sports to the winter semester. After careful consideration, plans have changed for these three sports, which will be canceled. A protocol is being established for men’s and […]

Making education more affordable: Online learning fees waived for winter, spring semesters

January 7, 2021

Jackson College continues to make online learning more affordable by providing student scholarships to cover online class fees. This means one less expense for students as they study safely at home. Jackson College continues to offer predominantly online learning as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. The College awarded students emergency scholarships in 2020 and will continue […]