Gymnasium | FeaturedJohnson County Community College will host two main commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 22, in the Gymnasium on the college campus. Students who have earned an associate of applied science degree or a certificate will graduate at 4 p.m. Those...
"The Sinatra Project" - Michael Feinstein
Yardley HallThe entertainer will present “The Sinatra Project” in the Carlsen Center’s Yardley Hall, featuring some of Kansas City’s best musicians in a big band. They are Brett Jackson, Matt Baldwin, Joel Linscheid, Arthur...
Johnson County Chorus presents ‘Ode to Music’ concert May 3
Yardley Hall | FeaturedThe concert features artist-in-residence Evangelos Spanos and a pre-concert by Homeward Bound Barbershop Quartet. The concert is free and open to the public.
AIHREA Pow Wow to take place in May
Fieldhouse | FeaturedThe event, free and open to everyone, will run from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on May 1 and from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on May 2. It will take place in the Fieldhouse, located on the northwest side of campus. This year, the free health screenings will include...
Scholars-in-Residence - Xingong Li
GEB 233 | FeaturedXingong Li Xingong Li, an associate professor of geography, will speak in GEB 233 as part of the college's Scholars-in-Residence program. The event is free and open to the public. Li studies interactions between humans and water, with his main...
'Evening with the Stars' focuses on dwarf planets
Craig Auditorium, GEB 233 | FeaturedThe event will open with a presentation by JCCC astronomers Doug Patterson and Bill Koch called "Year of the Dwarf Planets." Afterward, if weather permits, attendees will visit the college's Paul Tebbe Observatory on the roof of the Classroom and...
‘Midsummer’ Shakespeare (multiple dates)
Polsky Theatre | FeaturedOVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Theater students at Johnson County Community College will present “Midsummer Night’s Dream” by William Shakespeare in late April and early May. The play will take place April 24-26 and May 1-3 in the...
JCCC students perform Shakespeare play (multiple dates)
Polsky TheatreThe play will take place April 24-26 and May 1-3 in the Carlsen Center’s Polsky Theatre. On the Friday and Saturday evenings, it will begin at 7:30 p.m.; the afternoon performances on Saturdays and Sundays will begin at 2 p.m. The event is...
Horticultural Sciences Center greenhouse | FeaturedStudents grew the plants either from seeds or plugs in the college greenhouse. This year, 10 percent of the proceeds from the plant sale will go to the National Foundation for Transplants in honor of Melissa Wells, college counselor. Remaining...
Kansas Court of Appeals
Hudson Auditorium | FeaturedKansas Court of Appeals Chief Judge Thomas Malone will be presiding, accompanied by Kansas Court of Appeals Judges Michael B. Buser and Stephen D. Hill. The oral arguments will be heard in the Hudson Auditorium, located on the second...
Student artwork featured in art gallery, documentary
JCCC Student Art Gallery | FeaturedThe title of the exhibit, "Shoulder the Lion," reflects the title of a documentary in which Dallam is featured. The film will receive its Kansas City premiere at the Middle of the Map Fest at the Alamo Drafthouse in Kansas City,...
Mark Cowardin - College Scholar
Hudson Auditorium | FeaturedAs an artist, Mark Cowardin draws inspiration from what he sees. Take the rings of vapor that billow from the power plant near Lawrence from Kansas 10 between Johnson County and Lawrence. Their slow dance in the sky speaks to him, so much so that...
Memphis, the Musical
Yardley Hall | Featured“Memphis, the Musical,” which has won four Tony Awards, including Best Original Score and Best Musical, will be performed at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, in Yardley Hall at Johnson County Community College. Tickets, which are...