Skip to main content
"jolly Hydra"

November 21, 2019 - March 8, 2020

'queer abstraction' exhibition

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

Leave preconceived notions of body, sex, gender and love behind.

Community, Arts & Performances


January 30, 2020 - May 14, 2020

Great Decisions Group

CoLab Learning Studio, OCB 107

Join us for thought-provoking, important discussions about issues that affect us all.

Campus Life, Community

A brick relief mural of musicians.

February 17, 2020 - April 7, 2020

Recital Series - Spring 2020

Carlsen Center

Noon on Mondays and Tuesdays, Feb. 17-April 7, 2020 | Free Admission | Limited reserved parking is available for all Jazz Series performances.

Arts & Performances, Community

An above-ground oil pipeline.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, February 25, 2020

American Indian resistance to the pipelines

Craig Community Auditorium

American Indian activist Cody Hall will share his experiences from battles against oil pipelines on Indian land.

Conferences & Lectures, Community, Campus Life

The words "English Conversation Hour" with an image of a ring made from a coffee cup

February 26, 2020 - May 13, 2020

FREE English Conversation Hour


Practice your English or help others practice their speaking skills while making new friends.

Campus Life, Community

Decorative image.

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, February 26, 2020

Business School Transfer Fair

Student Center 103

Ready to earn a bachelor’s degree in business?

Campus Life

David Bender

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, February 26, 2020

The Plight of the Redbelly Snake: Understanding Today’s Challenges for Conservation


Our natural heritage depends on us.

Conferences & Lectures, Community, Campus Life

Dining table set for a formal dinner with china, wine glasses, silver

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, February 26, 2020

First Impressions Workshop

Capitol Federal Conference Center, RC 101C&D

Enjoy a fine dining experience while learning proper business and dining etiquette. Take away confidence and make a positive first impression.

Campus Life, Conferences & Lectures

Promotional poster for Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The Musical

6:30 PM, February 26, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (The Musical)

Yardley Hall

Presented by The Kennedy Center Theater for Young Audiences.

Arts & Performances

Kevin Willmott

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, February 28, 2020

JCCC Presents: Kevin Willmott


Meet Academy Award winner and KU Professor Kevin Willmott.

Campus Life, Conferences & Lectures

Drawing showing a woman holding a "Right to Vote" poster in front of a car full of suffragettes.

March 2, 2020 - March 6, 2020

19th Amendment Centennial Celebration


100 Years After the 19th Amendment: Their Legacy, and Our Future

Campus Life, Conferences & Lectures

Event poster with the words Networking Fair.

March 3, 2020 - March 4, 2020

Networking Fair

RC 101

Meet with area employers and explore the careers and industries of today’s workplace. The Networking Fair will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, March 3, and Wednesday, March 4.

Campus Life

Three older students working together in a classroom

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, March 3, 2020

March Nontraditional Student Event


Join other nontraditional students who want flexible options for balancing life, work, home and school.

Community, Campus Life

Farrell Hoy Jenab holding the book A House for Mr. Biswas by V.S. Naipaul

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM, March 4, 2020

Great Books Mini-Lecture Series: 'A House for Mr. Biswas'


A vivid portrait of a man who fights to free himself from the entanglements of family, custom and religion.

Campus Life

Dexter Gordon

March 5, 2020 - March 12, 2020

Celebrating Dexter Gordon: Free film and book talk, signing


Celebrate Dexter Gordon with free events on campus

Community, Arts & Performances

Musician Jenny Scheinman and her trio.

8:00 PM, March 6, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Kannapolis: A Moving Portrait

Polsky Theatre

A unique and touching glimpse of a bygone vision of America.

Arts & Performances

Group portrait of JCCC Board of Trustees.

8:00 AM, March 7, 2020

JCCC Board of Trustees Retreat

Wylie Hospitality and Culinary Academy


The band Danu.

8:00 PM, March 7, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Danú — St. Patrick's Celebration

Yardley Hall

Travel on a musical journey to Ireland!

Arts & Performances

A chemist mixes a solution in a laboratory.

7:00 PM, March 11, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Seeds

Polsky Theatre

Life-changing experiments are being conducted in the food we eat.

Arts & Performances

Deborah Brown

8:00 PM, March 13, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Deborah Brown, vocals, and the Montez Coleman Trio

Polsky Theatre

Deborah and Max: The Life and Times of Dexter Gordon

Community, Arts & Performances

Trumpet player Nate Nall

7:00 PM, March 15, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Winterlude: Nate Nall Quintet

Polsky Theatre

Trumpet player Nate Nall studied with saxophonist Bobby Watson. Now he heads his own impressive group.

Arts & Performances

Promotional photo of San Francisco Quartet

7:30 PM, March 19, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Quartet San Francisco

Polsky Theatre

QSF will explore 'Masters of Pop: The Beatles and Beyond'

Arts & Performances

Promotional photo of Drum Tao performers

8:00 PM, March 20, 2020 - March 21, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Drum Tao 2020

Yardley Hall

Back by popular demand for two shows! Explosive, large-scale Japanese drumming, precise choreography, athletic bodies and contemporary costumes.

Arts & Performances

Epicenter logo

8:30 AM - 2:00 PM, March 23, 2020

Epicenter 2020 – Turning Careers into Callings with Sustainability

Capitol Federal Conference Center

Want to change the world? Check out careers in sustainability at this free conference for high school and college students.

Campus Life, Conferences & Lectures

Photo of the Wylie Hospitality and Culinary Academy.

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, March 27, 2020

Hospitality Day Open House

Wylie Hospitality and Culinary Academy

Free classes – learn from renowned chefs and tour our world-class culinary academy.

Campus Life, Community

Promotional photo of The Reminders

7:00 PM, April 2, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: The Reminders

Polsky Theatre

A remarkable musical duo seamlessly blending soulful sounds and roots music with insightful messages and thoughtful lyrics.

Arts & Performances

Promotional photo of Piff the Magic Dragon and his dog, Mr. Piffles

8:00 PM, April 3, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Piff the Magic Dragon

Yardley Hall

Call him unique. Call him an icon. Call him completely magical. Whatever you call him, Piff will leave you asking, “How are you going to top a guy in a dragon suit?” – New York Times

Arts & Performances

Students walking outside the Wylie Hospitality and Culinary Academy

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, April 7, 2020

Homeschool Night

Welcome Center - SC 101

See what it is like to attend JCCC while you’re still in a homeschool environment or after you graduate high school.

Campus Life, Community

Event poster for the Perfect Vision fashion show.

April 17, 2020

Perfect Vision – JCCC Fashion Show 2020

Yardley Hall, Carlsen Center

See dazzling, original student-designed styles in two shows: Noon and 7 p.m.

Campus Life, Community

Promotional photo of Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

8:00 PM, April 24, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

Yardley Hall

Manly feet go "en pointe" with ballet and modern dance standards. This all-male troupe will delight and amuse.

Arts & Performances

Stylized image of a brain with left hemisphere in blue, right hemisphere in orange. The image is superimposed over a photo of prior symposium presenters.

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, May 1, 2020

Fourth Annual Science and Math Poster Symposium


The JCCC Science and Math Poster Symposium is an event to showcase student research and projects. Science and math students at JCCC are invited to present their work at the symposium.

Campus Life

Promotional photo of Alonzo King LINES Ballet

8:00 PM, May 9, 2020

Carlsen Center Presents: Alonzo King LINES Ballet

Yardley Hall

Choreographer Alonzo King's latest work is 'Figures of Speech.'

Arts & Performances

Three older students working together in a classroom

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, July 7, 2020

July Nontraditional Student Event

Welcome Center - SC 101

Join other nontraditional students who want flexible options for balancing life, work, home and school.

Community, Campus Life