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Switching Roles

I can’t believe that it has been about seven months since I arrived in Valladolid, Spain for my international internship as an English instruction intern. It is truly amazing how…

graduates walk outside

The Choice is Yours

Throughout my time at Jamestown Community College, I have continuously heard about student responsibility. I remember being taught about it back in Student Success Seminar my first year of college,…

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz

“Luuuuuuuucy!” My Internship with the Lucy Desi Center for Comedy

Greetings, reader! I’ve been at my internship with the Lucy-Desi Center for Comedy for over a month, and I just recently agreed to blog about my experience for Jamestown Community…

A student talks to a representative from a local college at JCC's transfer fair

Spring 2014 Transfer Fair

Let’s go, sunshine! Jamestown Community College held its second transfer fair of the spring 2014 semester on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. And by second, we really mean first, because the…

Taylor Kickbush on first and last week of school year

A Final Remark~

This blog has been anything but a burden for me throughout my first year here at Jamestown Community College. It’s been an outlet for rants, an uplifting place for optimism, a cultural…

students line up for games at JCC carnival

End of Year Carnival!

The semester is winding down with less than two weeks to graduation, stress is mounting as finals come around the corner, and meal plan dollars are running pretty darn low….

Blake Peterson with host family members

¡Adios, España!

It feels like just yesterday we were getting ready to go to Spain. Applying for my passport, buying plane tickets, and meeting with JCC faculty to prepare for our departure;…

Graduates throwing their caps in the air

Enjoying Endings, and Life in General

While listening to the unfamiliar-to-most band Stars of Track and Field and their single End of All Time, I pondered all of the endings and new beginnings that are happening at…

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…

Res life students support Autism Awareness

Residence Life Gives Back

The goal of the residence life program is to not only build community within our residence halls, but to also reach out to our surrounding communities and assist them in…