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Abstract sculpture by faculty on display in the new FADS building

January 31, 2019 - March 4, 2019

JCCC Faculty Showcase Exhibition

Fine Arts & Design Studios (FADS)

Community, Arts & Performances, Campus Life, 50th Anniversary

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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, January 31, 2019 - May 9, 2019

Great Decisions: America’s Global Affairs Discussion Group

CoLab Learning Studio

Join us for thought-provoking, important discussions about issues that affect us all.

Campus Life, Community, Conferences & Lectures

Decorative Text with title of show Under the Streetlamp Hip to the Holidays

February 16, 2019 - February 17, 2019

'Steel Magnolias' by Robert Harling

Polsky Theatre

Catch a performance on Saturday night or Sunday afternoon

Arts & Performances, Community

A wall thermometer showing rising temperature. There's a hand held in the stop position next to it

8:30 AM - 2:00 PM, February 20, 2019

JCCC Epicenter Conference

Capitol Federal Conference Center

Turning Down the Heat – Responding to Climate Change

Conferences & Lectures, Community

Eyyup Esen

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM, February 20, 2019

Global Warming of Hearts: A Dialogue with Eyyup Esen

CoLab

Join this compelling storyteller and author as he shares accounts of from his new book, 'Global Warming of Hearts.'

Community, Conferences & Lectures

February FADS Visiting Artist ceramics

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM, February 20, 2019

Ceramics demonstration and workshop by Meredith Host

Fine Arts & Design Studios

National ceramics artist Meredith Host will share her inspiration and methods for creating her contemporary tableware with retro flair in this free workshop presented by the Jedel Family Foundation Visiting Artist Program.

Community, Campus Life, Arts & Performances

Sharon Pane against a dark background

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, February 21, 2019

Master Class: Series 1, Lesson 3 - Journeys and Lessons from Masters

CoLab

Learn from Sharon Butler Payne – Nonprofit Founder and Executive Director

Conferences & Lectures, Community, Campus Life

Poster with world landmarks suggesting world travel and study abroad

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, February 21, 2019

Discover the World Spring 2019

CoLab, OCB 100

Join International Honors students as they share their experiences and teach about their home countries.

Campus Life

Tel Aviv Museum of Art Amir Building

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, February 21, 2019

Visiting Architect Presentation: Preston Scott Cohen

Hudson Auditorium

FREE and open to the public. Third Thursday programs are supported in part by an Ovation Grant from the ArtsKC – Regional Arts Council Fund of the Arts Council of Metropolitan Kansas City.

Arts & Performances, Community

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8:00 PM, February 22, 2019

Seraphic Fire with the American Brass Quintet

Yardley Hall

Let music take you on a Spanish pilgrimage

Arts & Performances, Community

Decorative Text with title of show Under the Streetlamp Hip to the Holidays

7:00 PM, February 24, 2019

Winterlude: Hot Club KC

Polsky Theatre

Kansas City’s premier gypsy jazz band!

Arts & Performances, Community

Corinne  Hoisington

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM, February 26, 2019

Emerging Career Trends – The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Capitol Federal Conference Center

How do we train the next generation for a future that is still evolving?

Conferences & Lectures

Dining table set for a formal dinner with china, wine glasses, silver

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, February 27, 2019

First Impressions Workshop

Capitol Federal Conference Center

Enjoy a fine dining experience while learning proper business and dining etiquette. Take away confidence and make a positive first impression.

Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life

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8:00 PM, March 2, 2019

Carlsen Center Presents: Youth Symphony of Kansas City '60th Anniversary Gala'

Yardley Hall

Drew Petersen, piano, will accompany more than 80 young musicians.

Community, Arts & Performances

Jessica Tipton

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM, March 6, 2019

Great Books Mini-Lecture Series

CoLab

Diane Ackerman’s ‘A Natural History of the Senses’

Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life

21st century workforce image of robot

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, March 7, 2019

#CoLab Talk: 21st Century Workforce

CoLab

Join us for #CoLabTalk, a monthly series of interactive discussions led by #TeamCoLab about what’s new, exciting and complicated in our high-tech world.

Campus Life, Conferences & Lectures, Community

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8:00 PM, March 8, 2019

Carlsen Center Presents: Niyaz

Polsky Theatre

'The Fourth Light Project'

Arts & Performances, Community

Photos of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Dr. Alveda King set in an abstract background of JCCC's school colors

5:00 PM - 7:30 PM, March 9, 2019

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Polsky Theatre

"Building the Beloved Community: Love Is the Only Way," featuring Dr. Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Community, Campus Life, Arts & Performances

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7:00 PM, March 10, 2019

Carlsen Center Presents: Sir James Galway

Yardley Hall

Sir James Galway is the living legend of the flute.

Arts & Performances, Community

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7:00 PM, March 17, 2019

Winterlude: Cubanisms

Polsky Theatre

Cubanisms is a band driven by the native Cuban instrument the “Cuban Tres.”

Community, Arts & Performances

Decorative Text with title of show Under the Streetlamp Hip to the Holidays

8:00 PM, March 22, 2019

Carlsen Center Presents: ASERE!

Yardley Hall

A Fiesta Cubana with the Havana Cuba All-Stars!

Community, Arts & Performances

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8:00 PM, March 23, 2019

Carlsen Center Presents: George Hinchliffe's UKULELE ORCHESTRA OF GREAT BRITAIN

Yardley Hall

Like Monty Python … with ukuleles!

Arts & Performances, Community

Kansas Academy of Science seal and a sunflower with an insect in the center

March 29, 2019 - March 30, 2019

151st Kansas Academy of Science and the 95th Kansas Entomological Society Joint Annual Meeting

Regnier Center

Join scientists and researchers as they share their scientific knowledge.

Conferences & Lectures

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8:00 PM, March 29, 2019

Carlsen Center Presents: Skerryvore

Polsky Theatre

The EVO Tour

Arts & Performances, Community

Misha Kligman

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM, April 3, 2019

Great Books Mini-Lecture Series

CoLab

Mikhail Bulgakov’s 'The Master and Margarita'

Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life

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8:00 PM, April 6, 2019

Carlsen Center Presents: Chita & Friends

Yardley Hall

With Broadway icon Chita Rivera

Community, Arts & Performances

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8:00 PM, April 12, 2019

Carlsen Center Presents: Olga Kern, piano, with the Dalí Quartet

Yardley Hall

Join us for an evening of classical and Latin works.

Community, Arts & Performances

The JCCC Board of Trustees and JCCC President Joe Sopcich

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, April 25, 2019

Board of Trustees Reunion and Luncheon

Wylie Hospitality and Culinary Academy

Presented by Hospitality and Culinary Arts Students.

50th Anniversary

JCCC Fine Arts & Design Studios

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM, April 26, 2019

FADS Ribbon-Cutting

JCCC Fine Arts & Design Studios, Quivira Entrance

50th Anniversary

Stylized image of a brain with left hemisphere in blue, right hemisphere in orange. The image is superimposed over a photo of prior symposium presenters.

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, May 3, 2019

Third Annual Science and Math Poster Symposium

CoLab

The JCCC Science and Math Poster Symposium is an event to showcase student research and projects. Science and math students at JCCC are invited to present their work at the symposium.

Campus Life

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8:00 PM, May 18, 2019

Carlsen Center Presents: Neil Berg’s '101 Years of Broadway'

Yardley Hall

Direct from New York!

Community, Arts & Performances