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September 1, 2020 - December 1, 2020

Zoom English Conversation Hour


English Conversation Hour is a great opportunity for students and others to practice their English-speaking skills and meet people from different cultures. Join the conversation and make new friends! These free sessions will take place on Zoom.

Virtual, Campus Life, Community

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September 3, 2020 - December 17, 2020

IISS Great Decisions Fall 2020


Stay in the know of the world around you with Great Decisions Fall 2020!

Virtual, Community

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October 9, 2020 - December 18, 2020

ED Talks


Community, Virtual

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October 27, 2020 - November 23, 2020


JCCC Campus during campus hours; reservation required

“As I observe the state of the country, I feel art can be a form of activism to create awareness and bring shared communities together to critically look at ongoing social and political struggles across the nation.”   - Sheila Pree Bright

Community, Arts & Performances

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November 2, 2020 - December 18, 2020

JCCC Gives 2020


Join JCCC Student Senate for JCCC Gives 2020, Nov. 2-Dec. 18. Nominate someone in need and submit your gift or monetary donation today!

Virtual, Campus Life, Community

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November 3, 2020

Election Day: Cast Your Vote and Be Counted


Be involved! Voting is your right and privilege!

Campus Life, Community

Poster with words Greater Kansas City Peacebuilding Conference.

November 4, 2020 - November 5, 2020

Peacebuilding Conference November


To wrap up the conference in November, keynote speaker Rev. Dr. Vernon P. Howard Jr., Eric Garbison, Rabbi Doug Alpert, Melissa Robinson and Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas will inspire us to “be the change.”

Community, Virtual, Conferences & Lectures

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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM, November 5, 2020 - November 8, 2020

Academic Theatre: A Night of One Acts

Carlsen Center East Underground Parking Garage

JCCC Theatre Underground announces outdoor performances of “Graceland” and “Lone Star,” Nov. 5-8. Free admission, no ticket required!

Community, Arts & Performances, Campus Life

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4:30 PM - 7:00 PM, November 6, 2020

CAV at Home Meal Kit - Order by Nov. 4!

Regnier Parking Garage (contactless drive-thru pickup)

Eat dessert first! Order before midnight Nov. 4

Campus Life, Community

Promotional photo of Arnaud Sussmann, violin

7:00 PM, November 6, 2020

CMS Front Row: Arnaud Sussmann, violin


Arnaud Sussmann, violin, is this week's guest for the CMS: Front Row chamber music series.

Virtual, Arts & Performances

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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM, November 10, 2020

Free FAFSA Completion Night


Get the FAFSA feeling with help from JCCC!

Community, Campus Life, Virtual

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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, November 11, 2020

Great Books Mini-Lecture Series: Acolytes by Nikki Giovanni


Campus Life, Community, Virtual

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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, November 11, 2020

Explore the World Series: International Careers, Law


International Careers — Aaron Mann, Terracon Consultants (international law). This event is free and open to the public.

Community, Campus Life, Virtual

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7:00 PM, November 13, 2020

CMS Front Row: Anne-Marie McDermott, piano


Anne-Marie McDermott, piano, is this week's guest for the CMS: Front Row chamber music series.

Arts & Performances, Virtual

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9:00 AM - 10:00 AM, November 18, 2020

Explore the World Series: Headlines from Pakistan


Headlines from Pakistan: Dr. Sher Muhammad Doudpota and Panel, Sukkur IBA University (Pakistan)

Community, Virtual, Campus Life

A city view in Argentina.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, December 1, 2020

Explore the World Series: JCCC Travelers, Latin America


JCCC Travelers, Latin America: Luz Alvarez, William McFarlane and Sam Sommerville. This event is free and open to the public.

Community, Virtual, Campus Life

Promotional photo of a Bridget Kibbey and the Dover Quartet.

8:00 PM, December 5, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Bridget Kibbey and the Dover Quartet

Polsky Theatre

Harpist Bridget Kibbey and the Dover Quartet will present an all Bach program.

Arts & Performances

Promotional photo of A la Mode Quintet.

7:00 PM, December 6, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Winterlude: A la Mode Quintet

Polsky Theatre

Spotlights the very essence of Prohibition-era Kansas City.

Arts & Performances

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8:00 PM, December 12, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Mariachi Los Camperos: Fiesta Navidad

Polsky Theatre

This holiday fiesta is perfect for the entire family!

Arts & Performances

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7:00 PM, March 14, 2021

RESCHEDULED: Carlsen Center Presents: Larry Carlton

Polsky Theatre

Carlton’s artistry spans four decades in the jazz, blues, pop and rock worlds.

Arts & Performances

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7:00 PM, March 28, 2021

Carlsen Center Presents: Winterlude: Bob Bowman

Polsky Theatre

Bassist, composer and Kansas native Bob Bowman has been a major contributor to Kansas City jazz since 1988.

Arts & Performances