Category Archives: Academics and Research

painting by sischo

JCC Student Art and Design Exhibition 2015 – Weeks Gallery

Having the chance to watch and see how Juror Tim Frerichs chose pieces for this year’s JCC Juried Student Art and Design Exhibition at the Weeks Gallery was a captivating…

Life in America after Interning Abroad

I felt pretty strange as I boarded the first plane of our three-legged journey back home. I wasn’t immediately upset, but I felt a little empty inside. Chengdu had carved…

Thanks For The Opportunities, JCC

Hi, guys! My name is Jordan Brooks. I’m a Panama High School graduate, and as of May 2015, I’ll be a Jamestown Community College graduate too. I know, you’re probably…

snow white and dwarf made out of legos

“It was all started by a mouse.”

Hi everyone! Work has been crazy lately, but that means I have plenty of photos to share! I hope you all enjoy these pictures taken in sunny Florida. I’m so…

JCC Deans' List Certificate

“Our greatest natural resource is the minds of our children.”

As I continue to work in the Disney College Program, I guess I’ve become a little reflective as I think about my amazing mother and how she pushed me to…

Blake holds a crab; crab on plate

Sushi, Sashimi, and Shrimp at the Shangri La

Because Chinese New Year officially begins on 2.18.2015, many of our new friends are preparing to fly home for the holiday. As a treat and a thank-you from the YMCA,…

Chengdu from balcony; group of friends

Chengdu: The Real City That Never Sleeps

Sleep? What’s that? This past week has been a busy one with all the hustle and bustle surrounding the ongoing Spring Festival festivities and the highly anticipated Chinese New Year!…

Claudia in front of the Disney University sign

“That’s the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up.”

After a full two weeks here at the most magical place on Earth, I’m thinking that I don’t want to leave!! Everyone here is so nice and welcoming. Some people…

Three Sweathearts statues

“It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.”

As I begin this journey, I realize there is a lot to take in. This is the first time that I will be away from home for such a long…

Someone in a Goofy outfit and a member of the Disney Intern program

The Beginning of a Great Adventure

Hello all!! I would like to start this blog off right with a countdown. Two weeks to go. I first heard about the Disney College Program when my family and…