Rochester Community and Technical College

Historical Timeline


  • In 1940, Rochester Junior College was already celebrating its 25th Anniversary.

  • H.A. Johnson

  • John Hickman

  • Phi Theta Kappa in 1940.

  • The 1941 Yellowjacket Football Team.

  • A collection of the Rajesters' past productions.

  • The Rajesters

  • The 1940 men's basketball squad won its seventh southern division title between 1921-1940 in the "Little Ten" Conference.

  • A chemistry lab in 1940.

  • Participating in "Hobo Day."

  • In 1940, a remodel doubled classroom facilities and added a new college library. In the 1939-40 academic year, the library occupied the entire third floor of the Coffman Building.

  • The Orchestra

  • The Swing Band