February 2014

Career Glance: medical assisting provides a quick route to allied health careers

02.23.2014 | By Rob Vanya

Within a month after earning a medical assisting certificate from San Jacinto College, Angelica Gomez found a job at a local clinic. Photo credit: Rob Vanya, San Jacinto College marketing, public relations, and government affairs department.

 

A one-year technical certificate in medical assisting from San Jacinto College can not only lead to a good job, it can also provide a quick route to various high demand allied health careers.

Smith named Region XIV softball pitcher of the week

02.20.2014 | By Amanda L. Booren

Sophomore Karri Smith was named the Region XIV pitcher of the week. Photo credit: Andrea Vasquez, San Jacinto College marketing, public relations, and government affairs department.  Smith named Region XIV softball pitcher of the week Amanda L. Booren -- February 20, 2014   HOUSTON – Karri Smith has been named the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region XIV Pitcher of the Week. Smith, a sophomore from Alvin (Alvin HS), went 2-0 last week, with seven strikeouts and a 1.56 ERA.