Events

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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, September 18, 2017 - November 6, 2017

Ruel Joyce Series

Recital Hall

Ruel Joyce Series performances are at noon on Mondays in Recital Hall at the Carlsen Center. Admission is free and open to the public on a first-come-first seated basis.

Arts & Performances

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September 22, 2017 - September 27, 2017

Harvest Days Sept. 22-27

See Center for Sustainability for Schedule & Locations

Celebrate the harvest season with food, fun, film and more! Sponsored by JCCC’s Center for Sustainability.

Campus Life, Community

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM, September 25, 2017

Former U.S. Ambassador Ross Wilson

CoLab, OCB 100

If you have an interest in diplomacy or international affairs, be sure to meet former State Department staff member and Ambassador Ross Wilson.

Community, Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, September 26, 2017 - November 7, 2017

Jazz Series: Danny Embrey/Rod Fleeman Duo

Recital Hall

Jazz Series performances are at noon on Mondays in Recital Hall or Polsky Theatre (as noted) at the Carlsen Center. Admission is free and open to the public on a first-come-first seated basis.

Arts & Performances

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM, September 30, 2017

Kansas Cowboy Jubilee

Carlsen Center

The Kansas Cowboy Jubilee is free and open to the public. It includes, lectures, exhibits and a free performance by the Quebe Sisters at 4:30 p.m.

Community, Arts & Performances

Crystal Stokes, JCCC career information specialist, standing next to a wall of plaques - each plaque names a particular strength

October 2, 2017 - October 6, 2017

Strengths Week!

Various places across campus

Know, grow and live your strengths during this fun and informative week that introduces CliftonStrengths.

Campus Life

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10:00 AM - 10:50 AM, October 2, 2017

Wrongful Conviction Day: Tricia Bushnell

Craig Community Auditorium (GEB 233)

The Midwest Innocence Project Director will discuss how a wrongly convicted prisoner is eventually exonerated.

Conferences & Lectures, Community

Paul Restivo holding a copy of The Great Gatsby

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, October 4, 2017

Great Books Series: 'The Great Gatsby'

CoLab

Discover why this F. Scott Fitzgerald classic is still relevant today.

Conferences & Lectures, Community

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October 9, 2017 - October 13, 2017

Used Book Sale for Student Scholarships

Second floor COM hallways

New inventory will be added daily, so stop by often throughout the week!

Campus Life

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11:00 AM - 12:15 PM, October 10, 2017

People in the Media

Craig Community Auditorium (GEB 233)

Area news professionals will analyze the explosive growth of multimedia journalism in a panel discussion.

Campus Life, Community

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October 11, 2017 - October 12, 2017

What’s Your Story: Maya Daykeeper

CoLab

Interested in ancient cultures? In the philosophy of time? Then you won't want to miss presentations by Apab’yan Tew, a Maya Daykeeper.

Campus Life, Community

Terri Easley-Giraldo

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM, October 11, 2017

College Scholar Presentation: Terri Easley-Giraldo

Hudson Auditorium

It Could Be So Much Better: Constructions of Global Political Cynicism

Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life, Community

October 15, 2017

Lace Up for Learning 5K Run-Walk

Carlsen Center

Raising Money for Student Scholarships

Community, Campus Life

Terri Easley-Giraldo

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, October 19, 2017

College Scholar Presentation: Terri Easley-Giraldo

CoLab, OCB 100

I Wish I Could Do Something About It: Perceptions of Political Efficacy in an Increasingly Cynical World

Community, Conferences & Lectures, Campus Life

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11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, October 26, 2017

Trademark Talks with Craig Morris, USPTO

Craig Community Auditorium (GEB 233)

Trademark goes beyond just adding a “TM” to a word or two. An attorney from the United States Patent and Trademark Office explains.

Conferences & Lectures

Children from several cultures gathered around a globe

1:00 PM - 3:15 PM, November 3, 2017 - November 4, 2017

Peacebuilding and Nonviolence: Beyond the Cliches

Park University and JCCC Regnier Center

A two-day conference exploring the essential role of nonviolence in building and maintaining a lasting peace. Free and open to the public.

Community, Conferences & Lectures

Corbin Crable holding a copy of In Cold Blood

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, November 15, 2017

Great Books Series: "In Cold Blood"

CoLab

“In Cold Blood” is the gold standard of nonfiction novels. But was it ethical?

Campus Life

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December 17, 2017

Reminder: Last day of Fall term

JCCC Campus

Congrats! You made it through the Fall term.

Dates & Deadlines

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December 23, 2017 - January 2, 2018

Reminder: Winter break

JCCC Campus

The college is closed, and will reopen on Jan. 3, 2018

Dates & Deadlines

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January 16, 2018

Reminder: First day of Spring 2018 term

JCCC Campus

Welcome to campus or welcome back! We're thrilled to have you here! If you're new, don't panic! We'll have lots of people around to help you find your way.

Dates & Deadlines