Category Archives: About our Bloggers

Intro to Sustainability: A Student Perspective

Hello all! My name is MacKenzie (but you can call me Kenzie) and this semester I have the opportunity to participate in JCC’s carbon emission internship as the new intern!…

James Snider headshot

Final Act Of My Swan Song

Hello, again. The fall semester is almost here and my time at Jamestown Community College is almost at an end. All I have to say is thank you to all…

Switching Roles

I can’t believe that it has been about seven months since I arrived in Valladolid, Spain for my international internship as an English instruction intern. It is truly amazing how…

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz

“Luuuuuuuucy!” My Internship with the Lucy Desi Center for Comedy

Greetings, reader! I’ve been at my internship with the Lucy-Desi Center for Comedy for over a month, and I just recently agreed to blog about my experience for Jamestown Community…

Taylor Kickbush on first and last week of school year

A Final Remark~

This blog has been anything but a burden for me throughout my first year here at Jamestown Community College. It’s been an outlet for rants, an uplifting place for optimism, a cultural…

Blake Peterson with host family members

¡Adios, España!

It feels like just yesterday we were getting ready to go to Spain. Applying for my passport, buying plane tickets, and meeting with JCC faculty to prepare for our departure;…

Luci with Abuela Cristina and Joli

The Adventure Goes On…

Have I already been home for a week, back to reality and away from my Spanish life? Unfortunately, it is true. I cannot believe how fast time flies. I am…

Semana Santa procession in Spain

I’m Going to be Cliche: Time Flies When You’re Having Fun!

APRIL ALREADY!? You know what they say, “time flies when you’re having fun!” So it’s cliché, but it really sums up my time here in Valladolid, Spain. In January when…

Collage of several pictures, one of a student with galsses, two of two different groups of students, and one looking down at four peoples' shoes

Staying Active, Keeping Occupied, and Other Such Ideas

I’ve always had an intimate relationship with chaos. Since middle school I was attracted to being involved in more activities than I could bare, as well as staying occupied at…

Children make Father's Day cards in classroom

So Much to Celebrate!

I have had a very fun past couple of months, and I can’t believe that I only have less than a month left here in Valladolid. These past few weeks,…