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Suleyman stands with other students on a school trip to Niagara Falls

Future Plans

Future Plans December – Christmas, new year, winter, snow, and a lot of studying. In the last two months, I have seen the amount of snow that I never did…

suleyman stands in new york city

11 Thousand Kilometers Away

11 Thousand Kilometers Away After being accepted to Jamestown Community College, I was getting ready to study 11,000 km away from home. It meant a new culture, new people, new…

La Plaza Mayor de Valladolid

Country Roads, Take Me Home

It is hard to believe that just a couple weeks ago I was still in Spain, it feels like much longer. The day after arriving back in the United States,…

Cassidy and friend stand on dock at beach

Home Away From Home

Wow, has it truly been half a month since I pulled away from Valladolid at 5 a.m. in the morning on a giant coach bus with tears in my eyes?…

The Best of Barcelona and more!

Love at first sight must be real because I fell in love with Barcelona the first day I got there. I went to Barcelona with the intention to see my…

London pub

Do You Fancy a Pint?

When you think about the iconic parts of London that define the city, Big Ben, the London Eye, and the red double decker buses are usually among the first that…

places in Amsterdam

Finding My Way

I’ve been here in London for about one full month now. I can feel myself (slowly but surely) getting a bit more used to the fast-paced lifestyle and fitting in…

Thanks For The Opportunities, JCC

Hi, guys! My name is Jordan Brooks. I’m a Panama High School graduate, and as of May 2015, I’ll be a Jamestown Community College graduate too. I know, you’re probably…

Power to the Students: SUNY SA and Making Our Voices Heard

We go to SUNY JCC, but does the SUNY part really have anything to do with us? As students, it’s easy to think that our voices go unheard, especially from…

JCC student senators in front of a sign featuring several college logos at the SA Conference

On Our Way To Becoming Better Leaders…

Earlier this month, a group of senators; Kim Irland, our advisor; and myself attended the semi-annual SUNY Student Assembly Conference in Rochester, NY. As stated on the SUNY SA website, “The…