Category Archives: Sustainability

beach next to ocean

A Home Away from Home: Tropical Biology

You can read articles, textbooks, and research. You can watch video clips or television programs, or see pictures posted in literature or through media. However, nothing can prepare you for…

monkey walks in leafy forest

Fond Memories of Tropical Biology

What can I say about my experience with JCC’s Tropical Biology class? It was amazing and far exceeded my expectations! The class was fast paced and filled with fascinating information….

Intro to Sustainability: A Student Perspective

Hello all! My name is MacKenzie (but you can call me Kenzie) and this semester I have the opportunity to participate in JCC’s carbon emission internship as the new intern!…

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Respect

On February 20, 2014, the Jamestown Community College office of sustainability held a featured movie in the Lenna Theatre. Called Comfort Zone, the movie revealed biological problems in today’s society that…

A group of students standing in front of a lake, arms outstretched.

Becoming Yourself

Sitting in a circle with legs crisscrossed, a class of second graders was asked what they would like to become when they grow up. Teacher: “What would you like to…

Two students stand in front of the new community gardens on the Jamestown Campus of Jamestown Community College

A New Approach to Thanksgiving

I know Thanksgiving was over a week ago and I’m sure you are all excited about Christmas. But let’s think back a few days, back to that glorious day when…