March Archive

  • Left: Keilah Jadow, right: Roger Rigueroa

    Two students design for KC Fashion Week
    March 20, 2017

    Two student fashion designers from Johnson County Community College – Keilah Jadow and Roger Rigueroa - have been chosen to share their styles at Kansas City Fashion Week (KCFW). Both are working to obtain associate degrees in apparel...
  • Several basketball players' hands reaching up to grab a basketball

    Championship basketball: Both men and women head to Nationals
    March 19, 2017

    The Lady Cavaliers travel to North Arkansas College in Harrison, Ark., for its first game at 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 21. They face District O winner, Lackawanna College (19-10) of Scranton, Penn. JCCC (30-2), the District B winner, was awarded the...
  • Young girl wearing safety goggles and holding a molecular model

    JCCC gets grant to get STEM Scholars succeeding
    March 19, 2017

    The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Johnson County Community College more than $600,000 for a program called STEM Scholars. The NSF, a federal agency that supports science research and education, has a track record of working with...
  • Press Release

    JCCC instructors chosen for national teaching excellence award
    March 13, 2017

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Two local educators will be honored for teaching and leadership by the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD). Beth Chun, instructor for Johnson County Adult Education, and Katherine...
  • Press Release

    Center for Sustainability awarded $10,000 to expand composting
    March 10, 2017

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The Center for Sustainability at Johnson County Community College is one of eight college and university programs nationwide to receive $10,000 from the PepsiCo Recycling Zero Impact Fund. The money will be used for...
  • Student placing pastries in a display case

    Pastries, petals and produce for sale
    March 07, 2017

    Buy fresh flowers and pastries at Johnson County Community College from 3 to 5:30 p.m. most Fridays during the spring and fall semesters. When in season, add some fresh produce from the Open Petal Farm as well. It's not only a chance for...
  • Ron Suskind in a chair addressing the Kansas Autism Conference

    ‘Life, Animated’ writer: ‘How does it feel to be you?’
    March 07, 2017

    If Ron Suskind was writing this story, he would not begin by inserting the name of the speaker (his), the place where he spoke (the CoLab at Johnson County Community College) or the composition of the audience (journalism students). Suskind, a...
  • Stock image of skateboarder

    Alumnus to share documentary March 21
    March 03, 2017

    After two-and-a-half years of interviewing, filming and editing, Richie Wolfe is ready to share his documentary on the history of skateboarding in Kansas City. The full-length film “The Line” will be shown from 1 to 3 p.m....