Category Archives: Study Abroad

Students at Jamestown Community College have some truly unique opportunities to study abroad. Through our partnership with the College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS), JCC students can take part in study abroad programs in dozens of different countries. We’ve also partnered with institutions in China and Spain where our students have the opportunity to intern as English instructors. Read about some of the experiences of our students!

Enjoying Every Day

Hola everyone! Well I have already been here for one month! I cannot believe how quickly the time goes by! I definitely feel like I am becoming accustomed to my…

Una Buena Vida

Hola! Wow! I am still in shock that two weeks have already passed by. It feels like just yesterday I arrived in Spain, but there’s soooo much that I have…

Taking it All in!

Every day in China is a new experience! I try different foods, go to new places, and see different things. I’m not going to lie, the best thing about China…

Stone statue of a lion at the Chengdu water shrine

Let the Teaching Begin!

Hey guys! This last week has been quite the eventful one for me. I not only taught my first class EVER, but learned what the next three months of my…

Ni Hao, Chengdu!

Hi everyone! My name is Alyssa Brown and I’ve recently completed my first week here in Chengdu, China. I’m studying the history of China before and after 1911, while also…

The Road to China

  First off, my name is Barbara Simon and I attend the Cattaraugus County campus. I graduated from Olean High in 2011 and JCC seemed like a good fit for…

Valladolid!

Hello! Well, I have officially been in Valladolid, Spain for one week! So much has happened already and it has left me super excited for the next three months. When…

Panoramic view of Annecy, France - Myrabell

Bonjour, le monde beau!

Hi everybody, my name’s Victoria Carvelli and I’m here in Annecy, France studying…French. I really like irony. I am originally from Jamestown, NY, and this is my first excursion out…

Dana in Spain

Introducing: Dana Filsinger

Hello everyone! My name is Dana Filsinger and I am from Jamestown. I currently have an Individual Studies Major, since I am not completely sure of my future career plans….

IEW bookmark

Let’s Celebrate: International Style!

Every November the U.S. Department of State and the Department of Education sponsor International Education Week (IEW). Over 100 countries celebrate IEW and recognize that study abroad experiences are critical…