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January 26, 2021 - April 27, 2021

English Conversation Hour

Online

Practice your English-speaking skills on Zoom this spring! Meetings are from 2 to 3 p.m. on select Tuesdays.

Virtual, Community, Campus Life

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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, January 27, 2021

Explore the World Series: Productive Disagreements: How to Have Civil Conversations

Online

Join Dr. Terri Easley-Giraldo, professor of Communication Studies, to explore ways to communicate respectfully and meaningfully in today's world.

Campus Life, Virtual, Community

Deborah Williams

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, February 3, 2021

Great Books Mini-Lecture Series: 'Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge'

Online

Join Science Professor Deborah Williams as she connects the humanities with the sciences in "Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge” by biologist Edward O. Wilson.

Campus Life, Virtual, Community

Aerial view of old city of Cartagena, Colombia.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, February 3, 2021

Explore the World Series: Hidden Gems in the Americas

Online

JCCC travelers go off the beaten paths of Colombia, Canada and Jamaica.

Virtual, Community, Campus Life

View of Strasbourg, France.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, February 17, 2021

Explore the World Series: Hidden Gems in Europe

Online

Beyond the popular cities of Paris, Rome and London lie smaller places in Europe worth exploring.

Virtual, Campus Life, Community

Graphic of globe wrapped in a leaf.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, February 24, 2021

Explore the World Series: Don’t Abandon Hope, Ye Who Enter Here: Finding Courage in Climate Crises

Online

Join us for a conversation based on years of talking with students about climate change.

Campus Life, Virtual, Community

Marilyn Senter

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, March 3, 2021

Great Books Mini-Lecture Series: 'Anansi Boys'

Online

Join Marilyn Senter, Professor of English, as she ties complications of family life to the magic that surrounds us all in Neil Gaiman’s “Anansi Boys.”

Virtual, Campus Life, Community

View of the Kuju-ku Islands in Sasebo, Japan.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, March 3, 2021

Explore the World Series: Hidden Gems in Asia

Online

Asia is a bucket list destination for many explorers. Listen in as these travelers share their memories on some of Asia’s lesser-known destinations.

Community, Virtual, Campus Life

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March 6, 2021 - May 22, 2021

Saturday Youth Art Classes

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art -Room 213

Arts & Performances, Community, Campus Life

A group of students conversing in a hallway..

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, March 24, 2021

Explore the World Series: International Student Panel

Online

Hear directly from international students as they answer your questions and describe life as a JCCC student.

Campus Life, Community, Virtual

Andrea Broomfield

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, April 7, 2021

Great Books Mini-Lecture Series: 'Waiting for Godot'

Online

Join Andrea Broomfield, Professor of English, as she interprets humor and the absurd in Samuel Beckett's play “Waiting for Godot.”

Community, Virtual, Campus Life

Iparanga in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, April 7, 2021

Explore the World Series: Hidden Gems in the Americas

Online

Journey deeper into Mexico and South America as we delve into food, culture and spots that make these destinations unique.

Virtual, Community, Campus Life

The Northern Lights over Iceland.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, April 21, 2021

Explore the World Series: Productive Disagreements: How to Have Civil Conversations

Online

Go off the beaten path as travelers talk about a few European countries that should be on your bucket list.

Virtual, Community, Campus Life