Achievement Coaches Named At JCC

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Community College students who are academically and culturally underprepared for college level coursework and/or a higher education environment can benefit from the services of achievement coaches. As achievement coaches, Catherine Mulcahey and Alexander Sanders will work intensively with JCC students to enhance their college experiences through mentoring and advisement strategies. Ms. Mulcahey, […]

New Coaches Named At JCC

Jamestown Community College’s athletics department has announced the appointment of new head coaches in three of its Jamestown Campus athletic programs. George Sisson will be the women’s basketball coach. Dick Adams, the new coach of the baseball program, will be assisted by BJ Salerno. Robbie Waddington will coach the wrestling squad with assistance from Ryan […]

Area High School Students To Benefit From JCC’s College Access Challenge Grant

JAMESTOWN – Students attending five area high schools will have access to a variety of special opportunities during the 2012-13 academic year through a $250,000 grant recently awarded to Jamestown Community College. Partnering with JCC on a College Access Challenge Grant are Brocton Central School, Dunkirk High School, Jamestown High School, Olean High School, and […]

Dog Stars for JCC’s Legally Blonde Production

JAMESTOWN – With final auditions for Legally Blonde: The Musical on August 30 and 31, the Jamestown Community College Uncommoners are preparing to mount their biggest production ever. In addition to the regular bevy of actors and actresses, director Robert Schlick has also had to invite four-legged actors to audition for the show. “Roxie,” a […]

The Door to the World Opens at Jamestown Community College

“Our students amaze me every day,” College president, Dr. Gregory DeCinque told a recent visitor to the Jamestown campus of Jamestown Community College, JCC. According to research funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, as reported in 2011, JCC is the “Top Performing Public Two-Year College” in the entire state of New York. The […]

JCC Honored By American Red Cross For Exemplary Service

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Community College was honored recently by the American Red Cross during a meeting of the State University of New York Community College Chief Student Affairs Officers. Eileen Goodling, JCC’s vice president and dean of student development, accepted an award for the highest increase (61%) in student blood donations during the 2011-2012 academic […]

JCC Proposes New Industrial Maintenance Certificate

JAMESTOWN – Jamestown Community College’s board of trustees has authorized college officials to move forward with a proposed new credit certificate program in industrial maintenance technology. The proposal, which has already been reviewed by the college’s faculty, now moves on to both the State University of New York and the New York State Education Department […]

Student’s Complete JCC College Access Academy

JAMESTOWN – High school students from Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties completed a recent three-day, residential College Access Academy on Jamestown Community College’s Jamestown Campus. Made possible through a College Access Challenge Grant administered by the Higher Education Services Corporation, the academy was designed to encourage continued success in high school and develop readiness for success […]

JCC Announces STEM Camp for Kids

JAMESTOWN – Registrations are still being accepted for Jamestown Community College’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Camp for youths ages 10-14. The program, which is supported by a grant from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, will be held from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. August 13-16. The Dream It, Do It program through the Chautauqua Chamber […]