Tag Archives: experiential learning

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Internship of the Week: Energy Use Reduction Intern, JCC

Save the planet while earning college credit. Does it get any better? Jamestown Community College’s Office of Sustainability has a variety of internship positions available for students on both the…

Vacant house with boarded up windows

City of Jamestown vs. The Zombie Properties

Hello, everyone! I hope your summers are going well. Things at the Jamestown City Council are getting interesting. We helped build a new playground at Lillian Dickson Park just down the…

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Act I of My Swan Song

Hello, this is the first blog post I’ve ever written. In case you haven’t heard, I am doing a summer internship with Professor Greg Rabb, who also serves as President…

Luci with Abuela Cristina and Joli

The Adventure Goes On…

Have I already been home for a week, back to reality and away from my Spanish life? Unfortunately, it is true. I cannot believe how fast time flies. I am…

Blake Peterson at a beach in Spain

United Cultures: Facilitators of Awesome

Over the past two and a half months, fellow student Luci Sena and I have been keeping you up to date through blog posts and pictures of our many different…

Semana Santa procession in Spain

I’m Going to be Cliche: Time Flies When You’re Having Fun!

APRIL ALREADY!? You know what they say, “time flies when you’re having fun!” So it’s cliché, but it really sums up my time here in Valladolid, Spain. In January when…

2014 Volunteer and Internship Fair

Jamestown Community College hosted our first Volunteer and Internship Fair on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. Non-profit and private organizations spoke about their programs and opportunities for students. Do you know…

Children make Father's Day cards in classroom

So Much to Celebrate!

I have had a very fun past couple of months, and I can’t believe that I only have less than a month left here in Valladolid. These past few weeks,…

Sopa de cocido, Spanish soup meal

Caution: Reading This May Cause Mouth to Water

Food. Where can I even begin? I love food; I am legitimately passionate about food. Eating is one of life’s greatest joys. I know that for a fact. Therefore, one…

Groups of students and teachers smiling

Mussels in Brussels!

Over winter break, a great expedition took place. Six brave JCC students battled the polar vortex, flew across the ocean, and arrived alive and intact in Brussels, Belgium for the…