November Archive

  • Press Release

    Firehouse Subs opens first campus-based location at JCCC
    November 30, 2015

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Johnson County Community College is the first-ever college to partner with Firehouse Subs® to open an on-campus sandwich shop. The restaurant celebrated its grand opening in November 2015 after an initial...
  • Press Release

    JCCC rallies support for past Johnson Countian of Year SuEllen Fried
    November 17, 2015

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – SuEllen Fried, a long-time supporter of scholarships at Johnson County Community College, has been named a finalist in a national contest sponsored by L’Oreal Paris/USA. From more than 6,000 candidates,...
  • Press Release

    JCCC interior design program wins Excellence in Education Award
    November 13, 2015

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – For the second time in two years and for the fourth time overall, Johnson County Community College has been given a prestigious award from a national association for kitchen and bath designers. The National Kitchen...
  • History through a lens
    November 13, 2015

    Professor Vin Clark Students in one U.S. history class at Johnson County Community College won’t be turning in a research paper to prove what they’ve learned. They’re creating documentaries about regional history...
  • Student, Jamelle Blunt and counselor, Bruce Harvey

    Student Says Counselor Gave Him Courage
    November 12, 2015

    If you ask Jamelle Blunt why he wants to be a teacher, he’ll provide answers that many teaching candidates provide: mentoring youth, making a difference, following in the footsteps of a family member who’s also a teacher. Yet...
  • Press Release

    JCCC debate team wins three speaker awards at Oklahoma tournament
    November 11, 2015

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - The Johnson County Community College debate team picked up three speaker awards and a top-seed designation at a tournament hosted by the University of Central Oklahoma-Edmond Nov. 7 and 8. The team of Lilith Moore...
  • Veteran and Military Resource Center

    JCCC recognized for its work in helping military veterans
    November 10, 2015

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Johnson County Community College once again has been recognized as a military-friendly school. Victory Media, the originator of Military Friendly® education and career resources for veterans and their...
  • Press Release

    JCCC trustee elected to national college association
    November 06, 2015

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Jerry Cook, a member of the board of trustees at Johnson County Community College, has been elected to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT). Cook, who...
  • Mary Davidson Cohen and Kimby Sweeney, fashion design student

    Some Enchanted Ensemble
    November 02, 2015

    For the gala Nov. 14 that honors her as Johnson Countian of the Year, Cohen will wear a custom-made silk brocade jacket, trimmed in teal, and black dress pants with appliqued details. Kimby Sweeney, who has attended JCCC as a part-time student for...