A Busy Week of Opportunities

Great qualities and memories that will last a lifetime. It doesn’t matter who you are or what you type of person you are or what your beliefs or interests are….

Jayhawk Pride

This past Wednesday, I arrived at our leadership meeting for Impact at JCC and was greeted by excited chatter from several of the other club members. I didn’t know it…

See You at the Pole

This past Wednesday, Sept.  23, was a very special day for Christians all over the country. It was the day of the annual “See You at the Pole” campaign, which…

Working in the Field

JCC isn’t just giving me a great education in the classroom. They have also presented me with the opportunity to do an internship this year with the athletic department. It…

Guatemala through the Senses

Below is a paper that I wrote while in Guatemala as part of the academic requirements for the trip. I noticed that it works well as a blog post so…

Arrival and Transition in Guatemala

Before departing for Guatemala back in May, I had never travelled outside of the United States except for a few brief visits to nearby Canadian provinces. I have always felt…

A new beginning at JCC

Hi, my name is Nick and I’m a new freshman living on campus here at JCC! I’m also blind, one of two blind students attending the college this year. I…

Zombies, Far Away Places, and Growing Up Female in the Weeks Gallery

In my first week at JCC I began a job as a gallery assistant in the Weeks Gallery. The first exhibition of the year is “JCC Art Department Faculty”, an…

boys working on craft

Learning to Teach

I don’t know about you, but my June was pretty great! It was spent with great people, great culture, and a GREAT internship. The impetus for my journey to Spain…

Nicole with catedral

When in Spain

A gloomy, chilly, and rainy Monday morning. Looking out the window, there are Spaniards walking to work in rain boots, heavy coats, and scarves: fashion similar to that in the…