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JCCC Team Are Global Collegiate Leadership Competition Champions!

JCCC students win first place, develop their leadership abilities

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Students conversing in a Japanese language class

JCCC offers Japanese language classes, study abroad trips and contests

Go beyond the classroom and explore Japan’s culture at JCCC.

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JCCC's Model UN Team

JCCC Model UN earns award at 2022 National Model United Nations Conference

An award-winning team developing career-ready skills

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Scotty McCreery holding a denim jacket over his shoulder and posing in front of a vintage Ford truck

JCCC’s Cohen Community Series presents Scotty McCreery April 30

Enjoy multi-Platinum country music star Scotty McCreery while supporting JCCC students

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Brothers Travis (on the left) and Thomas (on the right) Babcock pose on stairs.

JCCC Debate Team Tops in Nation

Babcock brothers choose JCCC’s debate program for great coaches and tournament opportunities

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Jesse Salmon consulting with a student

CEO of Computer Impressions, Jesse Salmon, Touts CSIT Reverse Career Fair

JCCC students make an impression on local business.

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Two smiling female students with their laptops in a classroom

Students Express Satisfaction with JCCC in Nationwide Survey

Student satisfaction survey shows 86% of students said if they had to do it over, they would enroll at JCCC again.

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The Student Agency Builds Student Careers, Benefits Scholarships

Cavaliers get real-world experience and give back to JCCC

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Margaret Hoang

Internships Offered Around the Globe

Get on-the-job experience on another continent

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Sokol family members

3 Generations Give JCCC a Thumbs-Up

Minutes from home to JCCC’s front door

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L to R: Andrew, Philip and Sam Tady

From Siblings to Close-Knit Cavaliers

JCCC pride runs deep in the Tady family

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John McCulloch holding his NARS Conductor Certificate

BNSF Scholarship Links NARS Grad to First Job

Four generations of working on the railroad

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Solomon Web hanging a Black Lives Matter poster

Scholarship Helps Student Give Back

Random Acts of Kindness Scholarship winner focuses on the future — for himself and others.

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Students receiving food in the Student Basic Needs Center

Student Basic Needs Center Sets Cavaliers Up for Success

JCCC removes obstacles to help students thrive in and out of the classroom

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Colleen Duggan

Nursing Professor Shares Her Legacy of Giving

Consistent giving helps JCCC students succeed

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Willie Solano standing at the entrance to the Midwest Trust Center

Freshman Navigates College After Losing Vision

JCCC Access Services provides resources for success

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Em Smail making omelets in the Food Court

International Student Finds a Career and a Home at JCCC

Student Bridges Communities and Nourishes Lives

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Ani Kaufmann with her husband, Nick

Scholarship for International Students from a JCCC International Student

Ani Kaufmann Mamisashvili remembers what it was like to be an international student.

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Honor guard raising the U.S. flag on campus

Pay It Forward Through Student Veteran Scholarships

Tributes to those who served provide financial assistance to current generation of veterans.

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Movie poster for The Murphy Story

Journey from Warrior to Civilian Depicted in Compelling Movie

Post-war trauma awareness, via the story of WWII hero Audie Murphy, gets spotlight Nov. 9.

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Seven theatre students perform in parking garage

Theatre Department Goes Underground

An unusual venue — the Lower East Parking Garage — becomes a stage.

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Female student, wearing a mask, studying with her laptop at an outdoor table

Top 6 Things Every New Student Should Do at JCCC

The first couple of weeks of classes can be stressful – these quick tips can help ensure you’re set up for success this semester.

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Group of student resource employees outside of JCCC

JCCC Has People to Help You Succeed

JCCC has a lineup of ‘starters’ to help you succeed

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Collage of photos of students studying and in classrooms

Step Up Your Study Habits

Expanded online services help you succeed — wherever you are

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Group photo of the Johnson County Honors Women. L to R: Tara Karaim, Jacqueline Contreras, Ashley "Kat" Hooley Lickteig, Kate Boyer, Jacquelyn White

Cavs Compete in Finals of Community College Innovation Challenge

Students create STEM solutions to everyday challenges that benefit society.

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Stormi Lewis leans against a wall and holds a stack of books. The book on top is “The Protector,” written by her.

The 'Write' Start

JCCC helps alum author hit “publish” on her dreams

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Group photo of members of the Student Sustainability Committee.

We are the Champions (of Sustainability!)

The commitment to transforming the JCCC campus into an eco-friendly institution has garnered a Champion of Sustainability award!

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Officer Kathy Rhoades wearing her police uniform and standing in front of a police pickup truck

Police Officer Turned Childcare Provider

JCCC partners with the Kansas City YMCA to provide childcare for community

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Stephanie Ghilino standing outside a hospital wearing a stethoscope

JCCC Graduate Battles on Front Lines of Healthcare

Providing care and compassion during COVID-19

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Brad Mason, wearing a mask, and standing in a storeroom of medical supplies

JCCC EMS Grad/Deputy Chief Tackles Coronavirus, Shortages and More

Working tirelessly to keep first responders and the community safe

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Jesse Vega standing outside the Wylie Hospitality and Culinary Academy

JCCC Alum Shares Success Recipes

Seasoned with love for senior living residents

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 Vanessa McCarron poses in front of a colorful wall mural of angelic colorful wings.

JCCC Faculty and Online Learning to the Rescue

Student and family stranded in the Philippines during pandemic

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Rick Mareske watering plants on the Open Petal Farm

Harvesting Hope

JCCC’s Open Petal Farm continues to operate and bring fresh produce to many.

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Tammy Wiemers holding her award as she stands outside the Olathe Health Education Center

A Pathway to a New Career

The AO-K Healthcare Pathway program helps students transition into a career.

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Todd Sitcler sits at table in Cafe Tempo with cup of coffee.

Over-the-Road Driver Faced Some Rough Patches During Pandemic

Essential family man delivers!

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Cole Bonham leaning casually against a brick pillar

Entrepreneur Credits Success to JCCC Classes

In business for decades and leaving a lasting impression

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Student wearing a face mask studying in the newly remodeled library space

Billington Library – Right Info at the Right Time

The library’s online and in-person resources can save the day

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From left, Whitney Bandel, Anna Baily, Ann Linnebur

Students Get More Than a Traditional Education

JCCC Student Agency connects students with clients for real-world experience

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Janelle Domoney surrounded by kitchen tools

Now you’re cooking!

JCCC’s Chef Apprenticeship program is ambitious and rewarding.

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Back view of people taking the citizenship oath with their right hands raised. One person is holding a U.S. flag in his raised hand.

Hundreds become US citizens at JCCC

Naturalization ceremony celebrates journey to become American

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Entrance to the Student Center with the letters Q&A

Top Ten Things Every New Student at JCCC Should Know

Have questions as a first-time student at JCCC? We’ve got answers.

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Chelsey Davis stands in front of ruins in an Italian city

Fashion in a Global Classroom

Students earn credits for high fashion courses in Italy, Vegas and NYC

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Sofia Quintana Baez holding a photograph of her mother

Student Follows in Her Mother’s Scientific ‘Food’steps

On the menu: The perfect pairing of food and science for this student and her alumna mother through the Chef Apprenticeship and Pastry/Bakery programs.

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Two students examine solar panels outside CTEC

The Sierra Club Thinks We’re Cool

JCCC has been named one of the Sierra Club’s Cool Schools in North America

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Christopher Elbow Chocolate’s Director of Production, Ethan Taylor, shows off customized JCCC 50th Anniversary chocolates.

50 Years of JCCC? Sweet!

These mouthwatering 50th Anniversary treats come from Christopher Elbow Chocolates—and the tastefully creative mind of one of JCCC’s own.

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Diedrick Otiankouya, vice president, and Isaiah Reasby, president of the Business, Marketing and Entrepreneurship Club

A Half-Ton of Blue Jeans Goes Green

Castoff denim clothing gets a second life as insulation thanks to the Business, Marketing and Entrepreneurship Club (Enactus)

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Students listening to a lecture among the solar panels outside the CTEC building.

We’re a Top 10 Community College for Sustainability!

JCCC’s commitment to reducing its environmental impact has been recognized by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).

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Darrien Savage three-quarter profile head shot

BAM! KAPOW! Ecology-minded alumni flies high

By day, he is Darrien Savage, JCCC alum and wildlife biologist for Stantec, a worldwide environmental consulting company. But at night, he becomes a silent protector and watchful guardian of bat habitats. He is … “the batman!”

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Members of the JCCC debate team pose with their national trophies.

Debate Team Makes History

Students wrap up their most successful season to date, earning multiple awards at national tournaments.

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Neil Rudisill poses among plants inside his greenhouse

Small-scale Farming: A Growing Industry

JCCC Sustainable Agriculture grad creates a successful urban microfarm

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Photo of the exterior main entrance at the Olathe Health Education Center

OHEC – Resourceful, Responsive and Rewarding

Olathe Health Education Center focuses on the next generation of healthcare providers

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Outdoor sculpture featuring pill bottles

Fine Arts Student Artists Reach for Success

Sculpture students win Center for Sustainability honors. Their compelling pieces generate awareness about renewable energy and prescription drug abuse.

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Dr.  Joe Sopcich and Beth Gulley with a group of faculty and administrators from Sukkur IBA University

Partnering with Pakistan: JCCC President Shares Community College Best Practices

Dr. Sopcich delivers the keynote address at a conference in Pakistan on the concept of community colleges.

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Pat Morrison posing by the staircase on the first floor of the Regnier Center

A Heart and Home for International Students

Pat Morrison helps with housing, culture shock

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Angela Walker poses for a photo sitting in a chair

Angela says, 'Apply for scholarships!'

A recent JCCC grad left debt-free. You can, too.

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Action shot of Morgan Hill on the soccer field

Student-Athlete Shares ABCs of College Success

‘JCCC Is One of the Best Decisions I’ve Made’

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Hugh Libby holding a model airplane as if to toss it.

Libby donates $2 million to new tech center

Entrepreneur hopes gift will help start students on their own paths to success.

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Greg Ambuehl posing on a metal ladder going up to a railroad car

NARS training gets railroad careers rolling

Veteran uses NARS training to fuel second career.

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Left to right - Carol and Fred Logan

Logans sponsor new scholarship

First in family to go to college? DACA? Funds are now available.

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A healthcare worker slides a medical record into a row of files

Health Information Systems lands in-demand partnership

The largest health IT organization in the world welcomes JCCC as an Educational Partner.

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JCCC student sitting in the electric car which has the JCCC logo on it

JCCC accelerates sustainable driving

Electric cars steer driver ed students away from gas guzzlers

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At a recent convention in Orlando, CoSIDA president Andy Seeley (left) presented the organization’s 25-year award to Tyler Cundith, Johnson County Community College sports information director. Contributed photo.

Honoring excellence

JCCC Sports Info Director gets big win at convention

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Two JCCC students posing with a car wrapped with the JCCC logo

Car wrap gets a good rap

Blue Valley students get real-world marketing, design experience at JCCC

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Cata Wedman posing outside on campus

8 great reasons to love JCCC

Student Cata Wedman shares her list

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Kendra Wendte

In her own words: Kendra Wendte

‘JCCC is a college to get excited about’

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Alison Smith standing in front of a line of semis

Women of the Road

Female truckers steer into nontraditional career

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