Graduation & Commencement

2021 commencement ceremonies

Jamestown Community College was thrilled to honor our graduates with both an outdoor ceremony and virtual ceremony. Each graduating class has worked hard for their achievements and deserves to be recognized.

Virtual ceremony

00:00 Pomp and Circumstance

00:57 National Anthem (Pictured: President Daniel DeMarte, Student Trustee Ginna Hensel, and Catharine Young)

2:16 Welcome – Dr. Daniel T. DeMarte; President, Jamestown Community College

6:41 Student Speaker - Ginna Hensel; JCC Class of 2021

12:43 Keynote Speaker - Catharine Young; Executive Director of the New York State Center of Excellence for Food and Agriculture; New York State Senator

20:35 James J. Snyder Sr. Honorary Degree - Mark J. Ward; Chairperson, Board of Trustees

22:41 Introduction of Degree Candidates - Dr. Marilyn A. Zagora; Vice President, Academic Affairs

23:00 Presentation of Degree Candidates

23:24 Summer 2019 Graduates

25:23 Congratulations – Dale Yerpe; JCC Faculty Member

26:00 Fall 2019 Graduates

35:06 Student Speaker – Raquel Acevedo; JCC Class of 2020

37:35 Spring 2020 Graduates

1:01:00 Student Speaker – Joana Leamon; JCC Class of 2020

1:03:55 Summer 2020 Graduates

1:06:08 Congratulations – Marilyn Gerace; Dean, Social Sciences & Business

1:06:35 Fall 2020 Graduates

1:15:31 Congratulations – Paula Snyder; Executive Director, Cattaraugus County Campus

1:16:03 Spring 2021 Graduates

1:40:28 Tassel Move & Congratulations – Dr. Daniel T. DeMarte; President, Jamestown Community College

1:41:04 2020 & 2021 Trustee Awards - Mark J. Ward; Chairperson, Board of Trustees

1:45:39 Amber Kautzman, SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching - Dr. Daniel T. DeMarte; President, Jamestown Community College

1:47:33 Bagul Mammedova, SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence & All-USA Academic Team - Dr. Daniel T. DeMarte; President, Jamestown Community College

1:48:41 Alumni President Remarks & Distinguished Alumni Award – Heather Morris; Director, Alumni Relations

1:51:58 Closing Remarks from Dr. Kirk Young; Vice President, Student Affairs

1:53:00 Congratulations from JCC alumni, students, faculty, and staff!

Congratulations, graduates