Category Archives: Everyday Life

Zoe Tyler stands in front of Spanish castle

Reflection on My Travels to Spain

Food, Family, and Experiences in Spain My second spring semester as a Jamestown Community College student started off in Spain. It was exciting for me because I’ve never left the…

Thank you, Jamestown.

Thank You, Jamestown I really am not sure where or how to start this. I moved to Jamestown from New Zealand in July 2018, full of excitement but also uncertainty….

Hope and friends smile in cafeteria

Close to Home

Close to Home at Jamestown Community College In all honesty, when I first began contemplating on colleges to attend, I did not expect to go to a community college in…

Axel in NYC

How Hobbies Change

How Hobbies Change The world is diverse, and every country is home to different people, who do different things, in different conditions, at different times. I am certainly not from…

Suleyman stands with other students on a school trip to Niagara Falls

Future Plans

Future Plans December – Christmas, new year, winter, snow, and a lot of studying. In the last two months, I have seen the amount of snow that I never did…

Musicians on stage at JCC Rock Concert

Winter Jam Rock Concert

Winter Jam Rock Concert at Jamestown Community College Leather jackets, studded belts, combat boots, pins, patches, tattoos and long hair….do all these features remind you something? Yes! Definitely! It’s just…

painting on cattaraugus county campus building in olean, ny

Hello College!

Being a student at JCC The joy of finally experiencing college life came when I received my acceptance letter. That meant I was officially a college student. With great excitement,…

suleyman stands in new york city

11 Thousand Kilometers Away

11 Thousand Kilometers Away After being accepted to Jamestown Community College, I was getting ready to study 11,000 km away from home. It meant a new culture, new people, new…

international club students and punch at snowball mixoff

Snowball Mixoff

Snowball Mixoff at Jamestown Community College The Grinch Punch, Asian Fire, Full Battle Rattle, Senate Smoothy, Cranberry Christmas, Tummy Troubles, Reindeer Fuel and Snowball Hot Chocolate….no, these are not names…

resident assistant students

What is a Community College?

My community college experience When I get asked the question, “What is a community college?” so many different thoughts pop into my head. My experience has been anything but flawless…