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A total of 152 students earned degrees and certificates from JCC's Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses in December 2009. Three students earned highest honors, 35 earned high honors, and 23 earned honors.

Students graduating with highest honors, representing a 4.0 grade point average, included: Associate in Arts (A.A.)-Social Science - Nancy Gallets of Jamestown; Associate in Science (A.S.)-Business: Business Administration - Krista Hurley of Fredonia; and Certificate-Computer-Aided Design and Numerical Control - Beau Kibbey of Warren.

Leadership Cattaraugus will sponsor a Youth Leadership Camp for interested middle school-aged students from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. August 17-20 at JCC's Cattaraugus County Campus.

Focused on leadership development skills and team building activities, each day will feature a recognized community member speaking with the students on leadership. Activities will include a team building exercise on the ropes course at St. Bonaventure University as well as sessions on communications skills, personal values and strengths, and community service projects. Tuition is $5.

A total of 404 students were named to the dean's list for the fall 2008 semester at JCC's Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses. The students earned at least a 3.50 average, equal to a B plus or better, in 12 or more semester hours of study.

Mystery at the Bingo Hall, the JCC Alumni Association's 21st original, interactive mystery, is set for 7 p.m. on January 30 and 31 in JCC's Carnahan Center.

Admission, which includes hors d'oeuvres and refreshments served throughout the evening, is $20 per person for the general public and $17.50 for members of the alumni association or JCC's Faculty Student Association. Reservations are required and can be made by calling the alumni office at 716.338.1056.

Professional storyteller Karima Amin will be featured during a community-wide observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on January 19 on JCC's Jamestown Campus. The program is free and open to the public.

Advisement and registration for individuals who plan to enroll for the spring semester at JCC's Jamestown Campus will be held from 1 to 7 p.m. on January 8 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on January 9.

Advisement and registration at the Cattaraugus County Campus will be held from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on January 8 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on January 9.

Spring semester courses begin January 12. Additional information can be obtained by calling 716.338.1065 on the Jamestown Campus and 716.376.7520 on the Cattaraugus County Campus.

The body's responses to invading organisms will be the focus of a new course in immunology to be offered at JCC during the upcoming spring semester.

The four-credit hour course meets from 9 to 9:50 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays beginning January 12 with labs scheduled on alternating Friday afternoons. While lectures and labs are based on the Jamestown Campus, students at JCC's Cattaraugus County Campus can participate in lecture sessions via interactive television.

JCC's Jamestown Campus will hold an Adult Learner Information Day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on January 5. Visitors are encouraged to check in at the admissions office, located in the HamiltonCollegiateCenter.

While students returning to state-operated campuses of the State University of New York  will face tuition increases this January, tuition at JCC remains unchanged.

Although JCC is part of the state's university system, the 14% tuition recently announced by the SUNY board in response to state budget shortfalls doesn't include community colleges.

 

Residents of the Salamanca and Irving areas can choose from a variety of spring semester credit courses to be offered by JCC. All offerings are evening courses.

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