Online courses in several academic disciplines will be taught through JCC and the SUNY Learning Network this summer. Course listings, which include starting dates, can be accessed at through the JCC's summer 2013 master schedule.

Final auditions will be held on August 30 and 31 for JCC's production of Legally Blonde: The Musical beginning at 7 p.m. in Scharmann Theatre. Performances will be held in November.

Anyone age 16 and up is welcome to audition. Those auditioning should memorize a song and bring sheet music for the accompanist. They should also wear loose-fitting clothing and be prepared to learn some dance moves. 

Scholarships and awards were presented during ceremonies held at JCC's Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses recently. Recipients, noted by their hometowns, included: 
Jamestown Campus
Ashville Kahl Counts, Sophomore Physics Award; Sandra Sundlov, Denise Joy Scholarship
Bemus Point Madeline Apperson, AAUW Transfer Award; Jordan Farnham, Roger C. Seager Presidential Scholarship; Natalie Marsh, AAUW Transfer Award, Roger C. Seager Presidential Scholarship

JCC was one of the featured colleges at the State University of New York's Western New York Regional Showcase in Buffalo on May 1.

The event, which spotlighted notable programs and initiatives among 10 SUNY institutions in the region, culminated the series of showcases that began last fall as part of SUNY's strategic plan. Presentations were based on “Six Big Ideas,” or strategic themes, identified through SUNY's strategic planning process. 

JCC celebrated academic research and creative activity among faculty and students during Scholars Day. The event was held in early May on the Jamestown and Cattaraugus County campuses.

Students who plan to transfer from JCC to the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF) can now count among their ESF degree choices a new Associate of Applied Science degree in Environmental & Natural Resources Conservation and a new Bachelor of Science degree in Sustainable Energy Management.

Auditions will be held on June 4 and 5 for JCC's production of Legally Blonde: The Musical. The auditions begin at 7 p.m. in Scharmann Theatre. Final auditions will be held August 30 and 31 and performances will be held in November.

JCC and Edinboro University of Pennsylvania have formalized a transfer articulation agreement regarding two of Edinboro's arts degree programs.

Lisa Micciche and Christy Twilight of Jamestown, Todd Parke of Olean, and Leah Reiner of Shinglehouse, PA were among 64 students from the State University and City University of New York placed on the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society 2012 All-New York Academic Team for Community Colleges.

The students, all of whom will graduate in May, were honored at a recent luncheon in Albany for their academic achievements, leadership, and service to their colleges and communities.

Works by nine JCC students were honored with awards during the recent opening of the annual student art exhibition in the Weeks Gallery.

The show was judged by Chanda Glendenning who earned a master's degree in fine arts in ceramics at Kansas State University.


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