JCC’s Career Advantage Program Now Features Three Degrees

JCC’s Career Advantage Program Now Features Three Degrees

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Two degree areas have been added to Jamestown Community College’s Career Advantage program. The program is designed to help adults, who are also balancing work and family commitments, complete a college degree in two years. Career Advantage students attend classes one night a week, supplementing their classroom meetings with […]

Linder Will Present Programs on Artic, Antarctica

Linder Will Present Programs on Artic, Antarctica

Chris Linder Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College   Acclaimed conservation photographer and filmmaker Chris Linder will present “Adélie Penguins of the Antarctic” and “The Big Thaw” at 7 p.m. on March 21 in Jamestown Community College’s Scharmann Theatre. The event, free and open to the public, features images Linder has taken of what he […]

JCC Starting SPREE Program for Single Parents

JCC Starting SPREE Program for Single Parents

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Single Parents Reaching Education to Employment (SPREE), an initiative made possible through the Empire State Poverty Initiative (ESPRI) and the WNY Women’s Foundation, is under way at Jamestown Community College’s Jamestown Campus. SPREE, a program based on the WNY Women’s Foundation’s MOMs: From Education to Employment® model, assists students […]

Exhibition Examines Art, Disease, Recovery

Exhibition Examines Art, Disease, Recovery

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Artist/Patient/Advocate: Works by Elizabeth Jameson and Ted Meyer, an exhibition of works visualizing disease and recovery, opens in February at Jamestown Community College. The exhibition will be displayed simultaneously at JCC’s Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses from February 15 to March 27. Opening receptions, with remarks by Meyer about […]

Swedish Just For Fun Course Offered At JCC

Swedish Just For Fun Course Offered At JCC

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Jamestown Community College’s Jamestown Campus will offer More Swedish Just For Fun, a non-credit course, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Mondays, February 12 through March 19. Incorporating Swedish history, culture, customs, and contemporary society, the course provides participants basic language and conversation skills. The course is taught by […]

Latin Dance Concert at JCC February 8

Latin Dance Concert at JCC February 8

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Renowned music ensemble Tropicante will perform a variety of Latin dance music during a concert from 8-10 p.m. on February 8 in the Student Union on Jamestown Community College’s Jamestown Campus. The concert, free and open to the public, is sponsored by JCC’s campus life and residence life programs, […]

Speech and Debate Auditions January 18, 19

Speech and Debate Auditions January 18, 19

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Auditions will be held January 18 and 19 for Jamestown Community College’s production of Speech and Debate. The auditions, which begin at 7 p.m. in Scharmann Theatre, are open to JCC students, high school students, and community members. Adam Owens will direct the production, which focuses on three high […]

Nominations Sought for JCC Distinguished Alumnus Award

Nominations Sought for JCC Distinguished Alumnus Award

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Nominations are sought for the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award given by Jamestown Community College alumni associations at the Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses. Since 1980, the alumni associations have presented accomplished alumni with the Distinguished Alumnus Award, the association’s highest honor. The award is given to those who have […]

JCC Alumni Will Present “Mystery at a Funeral”

JCC Alumni Will Present “Mystery at a Funeral”

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College The Jamestown Community College Alumni Association will present “Mystery at a Funeral” as its 30th annual interactive mystery program on January 26 and 27. The program begins at 7 p.m. both nights in the Student Union on JCC’s Jamestown Campus. During the event, teams of attendees will interview a […]

JCC Awarded Liberty Partnerships Program Grant

JCC Awarded Liberty Partnerships Program Grant

Article Contributed by Jamestown Community College Jamestown Community College has been awarded a five-year, $2,250,000 Liberty Partnerships Program Grant from the New York State Education Department. The grant will provide services through which students can master core skills that prepare them for college and careers after high school graduation. LPP was developed to reduce the […]