Category Archives: Academics and Research

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

Top 11 Courses You Can Still Get Into This Spring

Do you crave knowledge? Thirst for the opportunity to learn? Stay awake past midnight to check, and double check, and triple check your available course options the night before registration?…

Courses You Can Still Get Into This Spring: Music Edition

Do you love music? The history, the influence, the technology, the vast variety of sounds and melodies, the audience’s reactions? Check out the following MUS courses with open seats for…

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An Experience Getting Better and Better by the Day!

As the days go on, things are getting easier and easier to handle. It’s not nearly as stressful as it was the first couple of weeks we were here. The…

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O Anthropology: Some History of the Christmas Tree

Christmas time is here again. At least, that’s what the stores’ decorations say. So what better way to start off the beginnings of Christmas cheer than with a little lesson…

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Anthropology: Something for Everyone

Anthropology: the study of all people, in all places, at all times. Sounds intimidating, doesn’t it? Maybe it sounds confusing, or even boring. I know I was pretty scared the…

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Transferring 101

For me, Jamestown Community College was a giant springboard for my post-secondary education. I got an understanding of how the college process works, I know the type of workload that…