State Convention

Burbank, California | March 22-24, 2018


The annual convention is a three-day event at the Burbank Marriott March 22-24, 2018. This event brings together students and faculty from member schools across the state for speakers, workshops, contests, meetings and more.




Student publications submit work in a variety of categories for newspaper, magazine, video/broadcast, photography, illustration, etc. to be reviewed by professionals in the field based on set criteria.  Awards are presented on Friday evening of the convention.



JACC will award $1,500 in scholarships at the 2018 State Convention. Two $500 scholarships will be given to transferring students, and five $100 scholarships will be awarded students continuing on at their community college.


2018 Mid-Winter Faculty Conference

Cambria Pines Lodge in Cambria, California the weekend of February 23-25. Registration is $175 and includes a dessert reception, two breakfasts and one lunch. Dr. Jason Shepard of Cal State Fullerton will update faculty on media law.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Mid-winter Faculty Conference

    February 23 - February 25
  2. JACC State Convention

    March 22 - March 24
  3. 2018 NorCal Conference

    November 3

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