Category Archives: Everyday Life

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…

Students Hiking

Getting Lost in the Irish Mountains

Green rolling hills, wild flowers, rain, and accents are the three major components I used to think of when I thought about Ireland. Living here for the past four months…

person walking on the beach

Spring Break

It’s been a busy time for me and I haven’t had much time to blog. The season’s over and I’ve started to look towards next year and transfer options. I’m…

giant panda sculpture on roof of IFS building

Visiting the Sculpture Garden

In the heart of Chengdu sits the YMCA. Over one hundred years old, it looks a little out of place in comparison to the sky-scraping apartments and shopping centers that…

Bridge over a lake in a valley

What Is with the Snow?!

Hi everyone! My name is John Canning and I am currently an international student at JCC from Canada! You’ve probably have seen my broad chested physique walking around campus. I…

The Cattaraugus County Campus covered in snow

Same Holiday, Different Hemispheres

It’s that time of year! While my family is getting ready for Christmas and gift-giving back home on the other side of the world, I’m here in Olean cramming for…

It’s Never Too Late

Hi! My name is Allene, and chances are you’ve seen me around campus. I want to share with you my experience at Jamestown Community College as a non-traditional student, and…

JCC Jaguars Logo

Living My Hoop Dreams

The day has finally come. All my years of hard work sheer determination are about to pay off. This dream of playing college basketball hasn’t been for nothing. I’m one…

The Peer Mentors outside by the JCC pond

It’s all about YOU: 6 Resources That Could Save Your Behind in College

Did you know that there are countless resources online and on campus that can help you succeed at Jamestown Community College, and in the future? What if I told you that…

A World Famous Production at JCC: Les Miserables

Recently, I attended one of the many rehearsals for the new production of Les Miserables at Jamestown Community College. As the performances will soon be coming in November, I’ve been…