JCC has launched an enhanced website to help local employers find qualified jobseekers.
Employers can submit jobs at www.sunyjcc.edu/postjob for posting on JCC's website within one business day. Full-time, part-time, permanent, seasonal, and temporary positions will be accepted. The jobs pages of the website average 10,000 hits a month by students, alumni, and community members.
Renewing a partnership from the 1980s, JCC is again offering students the opportunity to spend the spring semester at Sodra Vatterbygdens Folkhogskola (SVF), a private higher education institution in Jonkoping, Sweden.
James D. Colby and Robert Phillips are recipients of the 2008 State University of New York (SUNY) Chancellor's Awards for Excellence.
They were among 228 faculty, librarians, and professional service employees within the SUNY system honored with a certificate and cast bronze medallion. The awards are announced after a SUNY advisory committee reviews nominations from faculty, students, and colleagues throughout the 64-campus system.
Callback auditions for JCC's fall musical production of Peter Pan will be held at 7 p.m. on August 26 in Scharmann Theatre in the Arts and Sciences Center.
Kurtis A. Fletcher, a 1984 JCC alumnus, delivered the keynote address at JCC's commencement exercises in May on the Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses.
The ceremonies honored, collegewide, 488 spring 2008 graduates, 159 December 2007 graduates, and 40 summer 2007 graduates.
JCC and the Chautauqua County Counselors Association will host the 37th annual College & Career Night on from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on October 22 in the Physical Education Complex on JCC's Jamestown Campus.
The program offers high school students, their parents, and community members the opportunity to gather information about educational institutions and career possibilities. Representatives from over 100 colleges and career areas are expected to attend the event.
An evening of jazz will be featured in the next Rising Star Series program when composer, pianist, and Olean native Jacob Pleakis performs with singer Abby Payne at 7 p.m. on February 13.
The concert, free and open to the public, will be held in Cutco Theater on JCC's Cattaraugus County Campus.
The Rising Star Series is presented by the Cutco Corporation, Olean Medical Group, and JCC's Faculty Student Association.
JCC honored 12 alumni who have distinguished themselves in education during a recent awards banquet on the Jamestown Campus.
Scholarships and awards were presented during recent ceremonies on the Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses to:
Allegany Wesley Callahan, Most Improved in Mathematics Award
Baldwinsville Jeffrey Parker, Sophomore Computer Information Systems Award
Belmont Max Evans, Honorable Mention in Mathematics Award
Bemus Point Britt Anderson, Constance E. Casey Memorial Scholarship
Clymer Allison Carey, Andrew P. Kibler Memorial Scholarship
The show features selections from the artist's monograph, Saga: The Journey of Arno Rafael Minkkinen, Thirty-Five Years of Photographs.
Minkkinen is the featured artist for JCC's Global Collection of Photography (GCP) summer exhibition. Gallery hours are 11 a.m.-5 pm., Monday-Thursday.