From left to right: Bill Earnest, Site Programs Manager, UTAS; Emilie Gerhart, San Jacinto College Get a Glimpse Intern; Linda Drobnich, Senior Business Development Manager, San Jacinto College. Submitted photo.
Intern receives outstanding contribution award
PASADENA, Texas - An award of outstanding contribution was presented to Emilie Gerhart, San Jacinto College’s “Get a Glimpse Intern” in recognition of her stellar work at United Technologies Aerospace Systems (UTAS) in Clear Lake. As a corporate partner, UTAS sponsors students to serve as business, technology and engineering interns.
San Jacinto College’s Continuing & Professional Development internship program allows students to work onsite with UTAS managers while receiving essential workplace soft skills training from the College’s Continuing & Professional Development division.
“Emilie did an excellent job in support of new business initiatives in the area of data mining and organization. She is doing a fantastic job – an outstanding result from a self-starter, motivated person," said Bill Earnest, Site Programs Manager at UTAS.
“The internship experience at UTAS has been very positive. I enjoyed working on the investigation/project because I received general direction and input, and then had the freedom ‘to go for it’ and use my skills to accomplish the task,” said Emilie Gerhart.
About the Continuing and Professional Development division
This noncredit division of the College provides training for both current and future employees in the professional and technical job sectors, as well as provides participants with open enrollment course options to enhance their lives. Professional and technical training is available through contract training, open enrollment and grant funding. For more information, call 281-476-1838 or visit cpd.sanjac.edu.
About San Jacinto College
Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, for more than 50 years. The Achieving the Dream Leader College is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of 30,000 students in more than 200 degree and certificate options, including university transfer and career preparation. Students also benefit from the College’s job training programs, renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $630 million each year to the Texas workforce. San Jacinto College. Your Goals. Your College.
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