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New name, same mission: Jamestown College changes its name to University of Jamestown

August 22, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

Students admitted to Jamestown College this year became students of the University of Jamestown Wednesday, as the school announced a long-considered name change with much fanfare.
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Jamestown College track & field fares well in first indoor meet

January 20, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

It may only be January, but the Jamestown College men’s and women’s track team got its season under way on Saturday at the Northern State Indoor in Aberdeen, S.D. Continue Reading

Jimmies hang on to beat No. 20 Vikings

January 20, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

Jamestown College men’s basketball coach Justin Wieck makes no bones about removing players from the game after they’ve picked up their second foul in the first half. Continue Reading

JC women roll

January 20, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

Carly Jensen loves zone defense. Continue Reading

Hungry for a win: Jimmies, ‘Rockers seek first victory

September 15, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Jamestown College and South Dakota Mines need a win more than anything right now. One of them will get its first of the season today. Continue Reading

JC breaks ground on new building

May 5, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Jamestown College administration, faculty and alumni were on hand to witness a historic groundbreaking Friday.
President Bob Badal and other distinguished guests dug their shovels into the soil where construction on a new 20,500-square-foot laboratory building will begin next week.
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JC hires specialist to aid, attract transfer students

November 8, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Spotting a trend toward more student transfers from community colleges, Jamestown College added a transfer specialist to its 145-person staff this year.
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Donors give JC $4.5 million

October 25, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

What professors at the Jamestown College are calling a major step forward for the science departments became possible Monday with lead donations from two JC alumni.
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JC has more new students

September 3, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

Overall enrollment remained steady for Jamestown College’s 2011-2012 academic year, with new student enrollment up approximately 17 percent from last year.
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Open arms: Frontier, UMAC possibilites for JC

July 28, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun

The two new potential homes for Jamestown College athletics are taking two different approaches.
Jamestown College is considering the Frontier Conference, which like the Jimmies’ current home the Dakota Athletic Conference is a member of the NAIA, and the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference, an NCAA Division III league. The primary difference between the two is scholarships: the NAIA offers them, Division III does not.
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