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The JCCC Leadership Institute team

JCCC Team Are Global Collegiate Leadership Competition Champions!

JCCC students win first place, develop their leadership abilities

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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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Astha Thapa

JCCC Student Wins Prestigious Transfer Scholarship

Astha Thapa used JCCC’s resources for a winning application for KU’s International Excellence Award.

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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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Ignacio Carjaval

Exploring Interests at JCCC Can Lead to the Career of Your Dreams

Love of poetry and Maya culture leads former JCCC student to success.

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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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Screenshots of various websites related to the student agency

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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Group photo of Ashley Hooley-Lickteig and JCCC Trustees Lee Cross and Nancy Ingram.

Scholarship Rewards Hard-Working Mother of Six

Clay Blair Family Foundation Scholarship Promotes Civic Leadership in Students at JCCC

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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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Mahlet Mulugeta, wearing a student senate t-shirt, standing outside

A Leader in the Making

Confidence stoked by campus involvement

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JCCC international student and Astha Thapa smiles and poses outdoors surrounded by other Student Senate members, all in matching t-shirts.

From the Himalayas to the Heartland

International student finds her place at JCCC

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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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Nabil Cherif and Leslie Washington laughing together

JCCC Alum Builds Bridges to Education

Nabil Cherif’s interpreting business mentors JCCC students like he once was.

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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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Catalina Wedman poses on campus

Foreign Service Future Calls JCCC Alum

College’s diverse population contributes to career choice

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Tony Randall posing in front of single-engine airplane.

Teaching Critical Care

Respiratory Care instructor is also an essential healthcare worker

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Rallou Ngobjob standing outside a Wal Mart

A Balancing Act

JCCC's virtual tutoring and flexible class schedules tip the scales in student's favor

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Megan Segraves poses in front of New Chelsea Elementary School at 25th and Wood in Kansas City, Kansas.

Sometimes, You’ve Just Got to Laugh

Kindergarten teacher is dedicated to fun teaching

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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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Janelle Domoney surrounded by kitchen tools

Now you’re cooking!

JCCC’s Chef Apprenticeship program is ambitious and rewarding.

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Rachel Schuckman leaning against an outside window of her house

Adjusting Job Duties to Be Pandemic Friendly

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Andrew Blazo sitting behind the wheel of his car, a face mask dangling from the passenger seat

Feeding Front-Line Workers and Patients

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Debbi Yeoman wearing a lab coat and a face mask pulled down under her chin

First Responder for Mental Issues

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Masked EMS students training using a dummy

Paramedic Students, Professors Adapt and Overcome to Continue Essential Worker Training

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Isabelle Bohlken since cross-legged on the porch outside her home

JCCC Student Perseveres Through Essential Worker Stress

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Mark Chaplin poses outside Harvesters headquarters

Service-Learning Project Takes on New Meaning

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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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Eric Fecteau posing outside Galileo's Pavilion

Degree in 3 student achieves success

Eric Fecteau got a bachelor’s degree in less than three years. Check out his advice for other high school students considering the Degree in 3 program.

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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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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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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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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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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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Aristo Camburako poses in a restaurant. He's wearing his chef's toque and holding a plate of cookies

Chef Apprentice Graduate Mixes It Up on the Food Network

Aristo Camburako competes in the ‘Holiday Baking Championship.’

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Monsharell 'Marsha' Hall posing in a classroom

Entrepreneurship classes help student open her dream nonprofit

Former homeless pregnant teen opens KC maternity home

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Image of Jack Conners standing against a starlit night sky

Rocketing to NASA

Student Jackson Conners takes love of astronomy to the next level.

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Graham Murphy under the trees in Fountain Square

Rebel with a Pathway

Learn how to plug into campus life

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Brend Burford posing in front of graphic design projects

Getting graphic

When Brent Buford realized he didn't have the skills his dream job required, he found the solution at JCCC. Now his dream's within reach.

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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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Gheed Nomann

Student lands a dream internship

Professor presented opportunity, student got the gig

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Kendra Wendte

In her own words: Kendra Wendte

‘JCCC is a college to get excited about’

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