April Archive

  • Marlon Moore

    Marine, mover and motivated
    April 29, 2016

    Marlon Moore is going to be a fire fighter. He’ll need courage to run into burning buildings, but he’s already proved he’s courageous enough to start over. “It’s kind of intimidating, thinking...
  • Press Release

    21 high schools represented at Metro Kansas City Model United Nations, hosted by JCCC
    April 26, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Students from 21 Midwestern high schools gathered at Johnson County Community College April 13 to solve world problems. As part of the annual Metro Kansas City Model United Nations conference, 275 delegates from...
  • Press Release

    JCCC board sets meeting to narrow trustee applicants
    April 19, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The JCCC board of trustees has scheduled a special board meeting for 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, to be held in the Hugh W. Speer Board Room at Johnson County Community College. At the meeting, the board will narrow...
  • Press Release

    JCCC environmental science professor named NEH Summer Scholar
    April 08, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- Deborah Williams, professor/chair of environmental science, has been selected as an NEH Summer Scholar from a national applicant pool to attend one of 23 seminars and institutes supported by the National Endowment for the...
  • Press Release

    NJCAA takes note of JCCC’s sports information director
    April 07, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Tyler Cundith, long-time sports information director at Johnson County Community College, was honored April 1 with a service award by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) at a dinner in Colorado...
  • Press Release

    Model U.N. Receives Distinguished Delegation Award
    April 04, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The Model United Nations team from Johnson County Community College received Distinguished Delegation award at the 2016 National Model United Nations conference for their representation of the Kenya.   In...
  • Cosmetology student dresses the hair of a prom-goer.

    Pretty for Prom
    April 02, 2016

    Rita’s chestnut-brown hair towered high on her head, the tumbling curls sequestered in place by clips of glittering butterflies. It was prom night, and Rita was getting the full treatment – hair, makeup and manicure. But she...
  • Small experiences total big rewards
    April 02, 2016

    One-on-one conversations with professors. Stimulating advanced learning opportunities. A comfortable sense of belonging. Individually, all these Johnson County Community College experiences would be meaningful to say the least, but...