JCC signed a transfer articulation agreement with SUNY Potsdam recently.
JCC students who graduate from JCC with an Associate in Science degree in computer science are guaranteed acceptance into SUNY Potsdam's bachelor's degree program in computer science. Under the agreement, students can pursue a concentration in either computer science or information systems.
Richard J. Rupprecht received the 2012 State University of New York (SUNY) Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Faculty, librarians, and professional service employees who received the SUNY Chancellor's Award were 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.
Students named to the spring 2010 part-time student dean's list at Jamestown Community College earned at least a 3.50 average, equal to a B plus or better, in six to 11 credit hours of letter-graded work. Named to the dean's list are:
Global perspectives were the focus of discussion as students in two JCC summer programs came together for a combined class session in mid-August.
Students from JCC's English Language Immersion Program met with students in the college's Scholar Enrichment Program to exchange ideas and perceptions of each other's culture.
JCC is the "Top Performing Public Two-Year College" in New York according to a recent report published by The Chronicle of Higher Education, the nation's leading publication of news and information about colleges and universities.
Titled "College Completion: Who Graduates from College, Who Doesn't, and Why It Matters," the report is a microsite created from research supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Music by the Jazz Mandolin Project will be featured during the opening reception for “Global Vision: Selections from the Permanent Collection” on October 2 in the Weeks Gallery on JCC's Jamestown Campus.
A talk by JCC's Community Cultural Center director James Colby will be presented at 6:30 p.m. The reception, which begins at 7:10, features hors d'oeuvres, wine and beer tasting, and music by Amanda Barton and Steve Davis. The Jazz Mandolin Project performance begins at 8:30 in Scharmann Theatre.
Molly K. Woodfield has begun serving her term as the student representative to the JCC board of trustees.
Miss Woodfield is a member of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society and JCC's Planning Council and Student Senate. An active musician, Miss Woodfield has performed with JCC's concert band, vocal jazz ensemble, and pep band and in JCC's theatrical productions.
Students at JCC's Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses were inducted into the Alpha Kappa Beta chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the national two-year college honor fraternity, in individual ceremonies.
G.I. Jobs, a magazine for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has designated Jamestown Community College a military friendly school.
The 2012 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities, and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace America's military service members and veterans as students.