Stories and Features
San Jacinto College expands welding training to meet high demand
Student enrollment in the welding programs at the North and Central campuses is the highest in the history of the College
College adds texting line for hearing impaired students: Students needing assistance can text 713-469-1071
San Jacinto College now has a dedicated phone line used for emergency texts requesting campus police assistance 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
San Jacinto College to open melodrama Sept. 3
“Dirty Work at the Crossroads” will feature humor, suspense, and plenty of action
Council of Learning Assistance and Developmental Education Associations awards Dr. Rebecca Goosen with highest honor
Dr. Rebecca Goosen, known as a champion in developmental education, has been selected as a Fellow of the Council of Learning Assistance and Developmental Education Associations.
San Jacinto College Foundation kicks off Alumni Association with membership drive
The San Jacinto College Foundation recently held a membership drive to kick off its Alumni Association.
19th annual golf tournament featuring guest host Andy Pettitte set for October
Tournament and reception slated for Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014
San Jacinto College helping to meet high demand for middle-skilled allied health workers
“It’s great that just a one-year credential can make such a big difference.”
Open auditions set for ‘Little Shop of Horrors’
The popular show is one of the longest running off-Broadway musicals ever
Points of Contact initiative helps students make a smooth transition to college
“I was sort of shocked to learn that getting started in college was going to be mostly up to me, and it was a lot more complex than I had imagined."
San Jacinto College offers a taste of college to young students
Programs and activities are designed to introduce young students to college and to help them better prepare for the future, particularly in regards to STEM-related career paths (science, technology, engineering, and math).
Certifications guide displaced professionals into the right industry
For military veterans and laid-off professionals, one of the biggest challenges is how to transition into other industries.
San Jacinto College announces key administrative promotions
One provost, 4 deans, and 2 interim deans are named to fill key positions at all 3 campuses
Veteran students offered exclusive history course
San Jacinto College will offer a U.S. history course exclusively for veteran students this Fall.
Students bring home second place in national SkillsUSA competition
San Jacinto College engineering design graphic students brought home silver metals from the 50th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills conference.
Noncredit courses offer in-demand certifications for job market
Those who need specific certifications to either land a job or a promotion are invited to train this Fall at San Jacinto College.
Retiring administrator reflects on San Jacinto College’s history of workforce training
"He is smart, but also has a superior work ethic and great judgment. San Jacinto College will miss his leadership.”
San Jacinto College golf team places sixth in the nation in Las Vegas
Jason Mendoza and Jose Lucio recently competed in Las Vegas, placing sixth at the Collegiate Golf Alliance National Tournament and taking home the top spot for the skills challenge.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund chapter keeping higher education dreams alive
In just its third year, the College's Hispanic Scholarship Fund chapter earned a national Silver Award for “Chapter of the Year,” making San Jacinto College the only community college – out of 30 chapters nationwide – to receive an award.
San Jacinto College to introduce Weekend College as pathway to associate degree
Try as we might, not everything fits into five very busy workdays. Recognizing this, San Jacinto College will introduce Weekend College this Fall.
College to host annual Summer Literacy Institute
San Jacinto College to host annual Summer Literacy Institute