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By Calyn Hoerner
Algebrish: A winning formula
Course linking math, English gains national attention
Cosmetology students help girls prepare for Daddy-Daughter Dance
The girls’ pamper packages included makeup, hair styling and manicuring
College to launch cost-cutting ‘open source’ degree program
Free course material will drastically cut expenses for students
Upward Bound Math and Science Academy graduates 20 high school seniors
Graduating Upward Bound high school seniors received a total of $400,000 in scholarships
Yanez receives Gates Millennium Scholarship
Yanez is the first UBMSA student to receive a Gates Millennium Scholarship from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Music program adds digital church organ to course repertoire: Westbrook’s $100,000 donation secures purchase of new digital organ
Digital church organ will be part of a new church organ music course the College is developing
Bank of America continues to support College’s energy internship program: Energy Education and Career Corps program has assisted 36 students to date
EECC program receives another $20,000 workforce development and education grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation.
Student Government Association to head region for 2016-2017: San Jacinto College active in state leadership
San Jacinto College SGA students to serve as regional president, vice president and secretary
San Jac Certified: criminal justice grad has sights set on FBI
Law and order are essential for a nation to have a strong economy
San Jacinto College, Pasadena ISD graduate 64 early college high school students
Seniors headed to a variety of university programs including engineering, nursing, and computer science.
Sheldon Early College High School graduates first senior class
20 of the 30 seniors are in the top 10 percent of Sheldon Independent School District’s graduating class
Honors program recognizes graduates
First-ever program reception held for graduates and their families
College’s personal trainer program gaining traction
“More and more people are looking for personal training"
Process technology program receives Texas association’s first Award of Excellence
The process technology program at San Jacinto College has been declared as Texas’ best, capturing the very first Award of Excellence by the Texas Association of College Technical Educators (TACTE).
Despite floods, College receives hair donations for Wigs for Kids
"Their simple bravery will help change a child’s life"
College to expand training in heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration
New courses in response to industry request
San Jacinto College alumnus performs at literature showcase ‘Nuestra Palabra’
The showcase features performances by noted area Latino authors, playwrights, and educators
Timani selected for Community College Aerospace Scholars program: San Jacinto College student one of approximately 200 students to participate in NASA workshop
Timani represented San Jacinto College as one of 216 community college students nationwide chosen to participate in this year’s NCAS program.
Random acts of kindness teach students about health care compassion
San Jacinto College nursing students performed random acts of kindness this semester as part of service learning for their gerontology and advance nursing skills lab classes.