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June Archive


  • Press Release

    Heartland Chamber Music Festival stages free concerts
    June 30, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The popular Heartland Chamber Music Festival returns this summer for a nine-day run from Friday, July 29, through Saturday, Aug. 6. The festival, now in its seventh year with Johnson County Community College...
  • Press Release

    JCCC interior design receives reaccreditation from National Kitchen and Bath Association
    June 24, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The interior design program at Johnson County Community College has received reaccreditation from the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), effective until 2022. The NKBA accredits college and university...
  • John Zimmerman

    Persistence pays off
    June 11, 2016

    Editor’s note: John Zimmerman began his studies at Johnson County Community College in the spring of 2004, but it wasn’t until after the spring of 2016 that he was ready to transfer to Kansas State University. Why? Zimmerman...
  • Press Release

    Lafayette Norwood among 12-member induction class for Kansas Sports Hall of Fame
    June 10, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Former Johnson County men’s basketball and golf coach Lafayette Norwood is among 12 inductees for the 2016 class of Kansas Sports Hall of Fame, which was announced Wednesday. The induction ceremony for...
  • Press Release

    Kansas Regents recognize JCCC with data award
    June 09, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Johnson County Community College was honored Wednesday with a data quality award by the Kansas Board of Regents. The award, now in its fourth year, serves as a way to recognize institutions for excellence...
  • Press Release

    JCCC announces honor rolls for 2016 spring semester
    June 09, 2016

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Johnson County Community College has released its student honor roll listings for the spring 2016 semester. Students appearing on the President's Honor Roll have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours and have...
  • Jeffery Redmond

    Courage to change
    June 03, 2016

    “Ask yourself every day, ‘What would you do if you didn’t doubt yourself?’ and then do that,” said Jeffery Redmond. This philosophy led Redmond to Johnson County Community College, to membership in...
  • We 'can' help!
    June 03, 2016

    When alumna Laura Pulliam was searching for a service project for her daughter’s Girl Scout troop, she picked the food pantry at Johnson County Community College. The reason was simple, she said. In her first summer as a student at JCCC,...
  • Chris Stanley

    Web Development Magic
    June 03, 2016

    Chris Stanley describes his web development certificate as “a little bit of magic.” “It really was a little bit of magic to me,” he said. “I wasn’t expecting too much when I...