Category Archives: Academics and Research

Anthropology dictionary entry

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…

Kate in SUNY Cobleskill Gear

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…

Top 15 Courses with Open Seats at JCC

It’s hard to believe that classes will be starting next week! But if you find yourself with some extra space on your schedule, it’s not too late to sign up…

chairs and tables in a study area

“Hidden Gems” of JCC – Study Lounges

There are so many different study lounges on the Jamestown Campus!  Whatever building you’re in, there’s always a quiet place that you can go to study or read or just…

The Biotechnology students in the DNA club at the national undergraduate research conference in Washington DC

My First Week in SURI Doing Summer Research

  Hello! My name is Maria Sena and I am a biotechnology major at JCC. Many people might not know that JCC offers a summer undergraduate research program known as…

Riley Gustafson, Student Trustee, shakes hands with Governor Andrew Cuomo

Governor Cuomo Speaks at JCC

On Wednesday, July 10th, Governor Andrew Cuomo came to JCC to speak to a crowded student union in regards to the new Start-Up NY program. For those who don’t know,…

“Hidden Gems” of JCC – The College Park and Roger Tory Peterson Institute

To get to one of the most beautiful places on campus, you have to actually venture into the wilds. Well, kind of. It’s outside in the College Park. Also known…

Biotechnology at JCC: Engineering A Better Future

Did you know that there is cancer research going on right here on the JCC Jamestown Campus? Did you know that your classmates have presented their research at a national…

New PTK inductees

It’s all Greek to me! Phi Theta Kappa at JCC

The origin of sororities and fraternities, according to Wikipedia (the most trusted source on the web), was that they were groups that met in secrecy to discuss ideas or political…

To Disney, and Beyond!

Did you know that 60% of college students now complete some type of internship? An internship in college used to set you apart from your peers. Now, many employers assume…