Jamestown College’s KJKR went live Friday night on 88.1 FM, launching a 4,000-watt college radio station reaching a potential audience of 25,000 listeners.
Students celebrated the launch at a party Friday night featuring DJ Will and the bands Eden Parker and D Mills and the Thrills. The station’s first broadcast was live from the launch party.
Students and advisers have been planning the station's programming lineup. Listeners can expect a mix of music on the college rock format station, says Steve Listopad, Student Media Center Director. read more »
Jamestown College has awarded the prestigious, full tuition Wilson Scholarship to three high school seniors.
Jace Erickson, Jamestown; Nicholas Lee, Valley City, N.D.; and Mikala Osborne, Columbus, Mont., were selected among students participating in an on-campus interview, essay and examination process in February. read more »
Jamestown College has awarded the Melvin R. Arnold Scholarship to three high school seniors.
Julia Peterson, Makoti, N.D.; Cole Praus, Breckenridge, Minn.; and Trisha Sem, Ambrose, N.D., were selected from students participating in an on-campus interview and examination process in February. The scholarship is valued at $10,000 over four years. read more »
The Jamestown College women’s basketball team fell in the round of sixteen Friday as they were defeated 80-58 by two-time defending national champs Northwestern (Iowa) at the NAIA Division II Women's Basketball Championships in Sioux City, Iowa.
The Jimmies finish the season at 27-5, setting a new school record for wins in a season.
Scoring leaders for the Jimmies Friday were Amber Ramlo (junior, Jamestown) and Kellie Schuneman (senior, Lino Lakes, Minn.) with 10 each and Casey Geffre (sophomore, Hankinson) and Bridget Schuneman (junior, Lino Lakes, Minn.) with nine each. read more »