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October Archive


  • Press Release

    JCCC instructors host trip to Europe to study cultures of Egypt, Mesopotamia
    October 29, 2015

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Learn about Egypt -- in England. Johnson County Community College is hosting a trip to Europe to study cultures of Egypt and Mesopotamia. Two faculty members from JCCC will lead a trip to London, Oxford and...
  • Press Release

    JCCC debate team wins awards at two tournaments
    October 22, 2015

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The JCCC debate team traveled to two tournaments Oct. 17 and 18, with debaters winning awards at both tournaments.  At Emporia State University, Joe Getto and Arriq Singleton advanced to the quarterfinals...
  • Press Release

    JCCC and partners open training center at Logistics Park Kansas City
    October 21, 2015

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – To fulfill the employment and training needs of current and future companies at Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC) in Edgerton, Kansas, Johnson County Community College (JCCC) has joined with several partners to form...
  • Collage of photos showing people participating in the education roundtable

    Rep. Kevin Yoder visits JCCC
    October 20, 2015

    Schools and colleges are doing many things right but low-income students still need more help to be successful, according to educators who gathered Monday at Johnson County Community College. During an education roundtable organized by U.S. Rep....
  • Re-covered chairs in the Carlsen Center

    Little Black Dressed
    October 09, 2015

    Fans of “Flea Market Flip” and Pinterest posts should love this. All it took to save Johnson County Community College more than $26,000 in furniture costs was a frugal manager, a willing warehouse staff and some black...
  • Aberash Gebru

    Paying It Forward
    October 05, 2015

    Inspiration from her children’s success motivated Aberash Gebru to register for the 2015 Lace Up for Learning 5K Run-Walk. She knows firsthand the value of this event. Set for 8 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 11, at Johnson County Community College,...