Monday, May 11, 2015

Nursing Pinning / National Nurses Week

From Florence Nightingale to the current class of newly trained nurses, help us celebrate National Nurses Week by attending the JDCC Nursing Pinning Ceremony on Monday, May 11th at 6:00 p.m. in Woodfin Patterson Auditorium on Brewton Campus. A reception will immediately follow the ceremony.

Monday, May 04, 2015

Cinco de Mayo

Rick Wood/Milwaukee Journal Sentinel/MCT/Landov
Cinco de Mayo — or the fifth of May  — commemorates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War (1861-1867). A relatively minor holiday in Mexico, in the United States Cinco de Mayo has evolved into a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage, particularly in areas with large Mexican-American populations. Cinco de Mayo traditions include parades, mariachi music performances and street festivals in cities and towns across Mexico and the United States. (Source:

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Women on 20's

There is a growing movement in the United States to put a woman's picture on the $20 bill. The 4 finalists are Eleanor Roosevelt, Harriet Tunman, Rosa Parks, and Wilma Mankiller. To cast your vote, please click here!

Sexual Assault Awareness Month