Mayes and Banks Sign Letters of Intent

April 16 was an important for the JJC Athletic Department, in particular the Women’s Basketball team. Two of the team’s stars signed their letters of intent for the schools they will be More »

Season 6 Preview: ‘Game Of Thrones’

Winter is coming once again, or has it already come?  Are we currently in winter? Either way, the cold winds are stirring. Whether a hardcore fan of the George R. R. Martin adaptation, a More »

‘The Boss’ – McCarthy Carries This Predictable And Boring Film

The Boss is a somewhat bearable comedy-romp with Melissa McCarthy, who was surprisingly able to hold the movie together on her own even when everything else in the film broke apart from More »

‘Hardcore Henry’: An Hour And A Half Of Ultra-Violent Fun

Hardcore Henry is an incredible experience that is part first-person shooter video game, part exploitation gore-fest. Found footage films have been a style of filmmaking that has long been known to be More »

 

Mayes and Banks Sign Letters of Intent

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April 16 was an important for the JJC Athletic Department, in particular the Women’s Basketball team. Two of the team’s stars signed their letters of intent for the schools they will be attending next year. Sophomores Naomi Mayes and Chavon

Season 6 Preview: ‘Game Of Thrones’

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Winter is coming once again, or has it already come?  Are we currently in winter? Either way, the cold winds are stirring. Whether a hardcore fan of the George R. R. Martin adaptation, a casual viewer or friends with people who love

‘The Boss’ – McCarthy Carries This Predictable And Boring Film

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The Boss is a somewhat bearable comedy-romp with Melissa McCarthy, who was surprisingly able to hold the movie together on her own even when everything else in the film broke apart from beginning to end. Much of the predictably comes

‘Hardcore Henry’: An Hour And A Half Of Ultra-Violent Fun

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Hardcore Henry is an incredible experience that is part first-person shooter video game, part exploitation gore-fest. Found footage films have been a style of filmmaking that has long been known to be a cheap and tiring perspective, but Hardcore Henry

Veteran’s Resource Center Receives Donation From Amazon

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Amazon made a $5,000 donation to the JJC Veteran Recourse Center on March 9 during an event many veterans associated with JJC attended. In addition to the donation, Amazon announced they are expanding their Joliet fulfillment facility, which is expected

‘Batman v Superman’: ‘The Avengers’ In Bizarro World

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Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice is as fast-paced as a speeding bullet, leaps into absurdity with a single bound and certainly contain some powerful spectacle. These qualities can make great popcorn entertainment, but much of the film’s undertones, themes

Update: JJC President Debra Daniels Resigns

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JJC President Dr. Debra Daniels resigned from her position on Friday, March 18. A statement released to the media from JJC Board Chair Bob Wunderlich stated; “The Joliet Junior College Board of Trustees received a resignation notice from our college

UPDATE: JJC Tuition Hike Impending

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UPDATE: The JJC Board of Trustees voted to approve the tuition increase on March 8. Tuition will increase $10 per credit hour starting this fall semester.   JJC students may have a surprise waiting for them in the fall semester. There

O’Shea Brings Experience To The Game

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First-year JJC softball head coach Kerri O’Shea is ready to get the long-haul of the 2016 season underway. Though this is her first season holding the position for JJC, she has been a part of the program for the last

JJC Baseball and Softball Seasons Begin

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The JJC men’s and women’s basketball teams have ended their seasons. It is now time for the baseball and softball teams to take over. The JJC baseball team is coming off a season in which they went 38-25, and earned