Monthly Archives: January 2014

statue of a head with multiple faces in the JCC Weeks Gallery

My Case for Art

What makes art GOOD? Could it be the medium? Is it the style? Is it the ubiquitous (or at least general) agreement that something is tasteful or artsy? Here is…

map showing the plane's route to Brussels, Belgium

THE DAYS AFTER THE VORTEX: SUNY Model European Union Edition

JANUARY 5TH, 2014 The Swedish and part of the Polish delegations from Jamestown Community College were scheduled to embark on a journey that was said to be “the trip of…

front of cathedral in Valladolid, Spain

New Experiences!

Every once in a while, you have a day where you try something new. Whether it is a new type of food, looking at a math question in a different…

Groups of students and teachers smiling

Mussels in Brussels!

Over winter break, a great expedition took place. Six brave JCC students battled the polar vortex, flew across the ocean, and arrived alive and intact in Brussels, Belgium for the…

cartoon showing a stick figure slumped over its desk

No One Said It Would Be Easy…

Last year at this time I dreaded thinking about my high school graduation. The snow was blowing, my senior classes were dwindling to a close, and college was advancing faster…

The skyline of Valladolid, Spain

The Adventure Begins!

Hola Everyone! This is Luci blogging for the first time in Valladolid, Spain! Blake Peterson and I have officially begun our 90 day stay in Valladolid for our internship as…

Sign for Karaoke Bar

UNO, Karaoke, and What People in China Do for Fun

Seeing all of the similarities and differences between our home and China is truly an eye-opening experience. The clothes people wear, the food they eat, the things they do for…