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Natalie

 

 

Natalie

Natalie has tutored English since October 2011. She graduates with her B.A. in English this December (2016) from the University of Houston- main campus. She has two babies (bunnies) named Bunny and Ducky. She loves traveling, Disney, sushi, and her husband is okay too. Natalie says: Thank you for being a friend and reading this far.

 

 

 

 

 

Joe

 

 

Joe

Joe has been a tutor at San Jacinto College since 2011, and he can help students with physics, chemistry, economics, accounting, and college-level math courses ranging from pre-algebra to differential equations. He has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a B.S. in Business Finance. Joe has real world experience in both engineering and finance, and he is on the way to obtaining his Professional Engineering license. Joe also has past licenses for stocks, commodities, and bonds.

 

 

 

 

 

Eric

 

 

Eric

Eric is currently working on a Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics at The University of Houston- Clear Lake. He is a math tutor and has been working in the Success Center for about four years. When he finishes his degree plan, Eric plans to teach and further his education at the graduate level by working on a master's degree. Eric hopes to be a mathematics professor at San Jacinto College someday.

 

 

 

 

 

Josh

 

 

Josh

Josh is currently a graduate student in Cross-Cultural Studies at The University of Houston- Clear Lake. He holds double bachelor's and an associates degree. Josh has worked at San Jacinto College for 10 years tutoring writing. He recently began teaching courses in the College Preparatory Department. Josh loves tutoring and looks forward to helping more students in the future.

 

 

 

 

 

Laura

 

Laura

Laura is a senior at The University of Houston- Clear Lake. She graduates in December with a B.S. in Mathematical Sciences. Her interests include Set Theory, Group Theory, Cryptoanalysis, Number Theory, and Mathematical Education. She is currently researching Ph.D. programs in order to begin graduate studies in the fall of 2017. Laura has been a tutor for San Jacinto College District for many years. Four of these years, she worked for Disability Services where she tutored students with learning disabilities. As a tutor, her strategies focus on independent learning as well as encouraging students to explain the concepts they understand to her. This reinforces their current knowledge while showing Laura what concepts need clarification.

 

 

 

 

Eliud

 

 

Eliud

Eliud currently has two bachelor's degrees, one in math and one in physics. He also teaches a developmental math class at North Campus. Eliud currently tutors all maths, chemistry, and physics. He loves to help people and enjoys helping students realize their own potential.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Russell

 

 

Russell

Russell is a nursing student who currently attends San Jacinto College Central. He is pursuing a bachelor's degree and is planning to transfer to U.T. Health Science Center in the spring of 2017. Russell tutors English and Anatomy & Physiology, mostly. His hobbies include doodlin', writin' stories, and bowling. His Hogwart's House is Slytherin and his favorite color is pink.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Timothy

 

Timothy

If you make your way down to the Student Success Center, you may be lucky enough to spot the elusive Timothy walking among the computer rows, helping those in need of academic writing help. Some have said that on his down time he may peruse through books or scribble down a line or two. It should be noted that Timothy lives on a strict diet of dark chocolate and over flattering compliments. He studies towards his English Degree at the university nearing his dream of being an English Professor.

 

 

 

 

 

Bobbie

 

 

Bobbie

Bobbie has been a tutor at San Jacinto College Central since January of 2007. She received an A.A. in May of 2008; her main concentration was geology. Bobbie currently tutors geology and BCIS/ITSC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

David

 

David

David has been a tutor for San Jacinto College since 2013. He specializes in tutoring health science related courses, such as chemistry and human anatomy & physiology, as well as science-based nursing courses. David is currently in his last semester of nursing school here at San Jacinto College Central. He will be continuing his B.S. and Ph.D. (DNP) at UT Health Science Center in Houston's medical center. His passion in life is seeing growth in both his patients and his students ("tutees" as he calls them). He hopes to one day be an advanced practice nurse as well as teach here at San Jacinto Central as biology and nursing faculty.

 

 

 

 

 

Luke

 

Luke

Luke has been a writing tutor for the past three years and says he has loved every minute of it. He has met people from all walks of life during this time, and he always looks forward to meeting more. Luke currently attends The University of Houston- Clear Lake; he is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, with a goal of entering into the Human Factors Psychology master's program. In his off time, Luke enjoys board games, card games, and other table-top games that involve social interaction. When alone, he enjoys reading books, particularly sci-fi and fantasy.

 

 

 

 

Rhiannon

 

Rhiannon

Rhiannon is an English and writing tutor. She has worked at the Student Success Center at San Jac since March of 2014. In May of 2016, she graduated from The University of Houston- Clear Lake with a Bachelor's Degree in Fitness and Human Performance. She will be going back to UHCL next year to obtain a master's degree in the Exercise Science program. In the meantime, Rhiannon is studying for her NSCA personal trainer certification while volunteering as a strength and conditioning coach at a private school. Rhiannon enjoys playing guitar and watching and playing sports. She is an avid cat lover, and she recently purchased the car of her dreams: a 2016 habanero orange convertible Beetle!

 

 

 

 

 

Luis

 

 

Luis

Luis tutors math and is a student at San Jac finishing up his Associate's Degree in Engineering. Once he is done, Luis will be transferring to The University of Houston to pursue a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

 

 

 

 

 

Jeanette

 

Jeanette

Jeanette tutors accounting; she loves accounting so much that she has decided to obtain another degree to go along with her previous bachelor's degree and graduate school work. She is currently attending San Jacinto College and expects to graduate in Spring 2017 with her associate's. She then plans to obtain a Master's in Accounting and to teach accounting on a collegiate level. Jeanette likes to give odd analogies to students to help them understand accounting principles (there are lots of cookies, she really likes cookies). When she is not studying, tutoring, or working at her other jobs, she likes to read, watch TV and attend Comic-Cons.

 

 

 

Simon

 

 

Simon

Simon is a math and science tutor at the Success Center. He was profoundly inspired by his Organic Chemistry professor to pursue chemistry, which is what he is doing. Simon plans on pursuing a bachelor's at The University of Houston. He loves medicine and chemistry equally, so his career goal is to work in the pharmaceutical industry. After working in labs and gathering much experience, Simon plans on acquiring a master's and perhaps even a Ph.D. He would like to become a professor for Organic Chemistry. These are Simon's plans, but he is open to change.

 

 

 

 

 

Justin

 

Justin

In addition to being a Student Success Center math and science tutor, Justin aspires to be a SI Leader in all kinds of math subjects and a geology major at The University of Houston. He fell in love with math at a very young age by noticing the importance that mathematics plays in our modern world. Justin feels that being a SSC tutor has been a very giving experience. He feels joy when he helps students understand their homework and feel less stressed out. One day, Justin would like to apply mathematics to geology and the environment to find out how to improve our lives in a precise way. As for non-mathematical pleasures, Justin likes music and the outdoors. He is a part of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. Justin currently tutors these classes: MATH 0304, MATH 0305, MATH 0306, MATH 1314, MATH 1325, MATH 2412, MATH 2414, MATH 2415, GEOL 1301, GEOL 1304, and CHEM 1311.

 

 

 

Jordan

 

 

Jordan

Jordan is a senior physics student at The University of Houston- Clear Lake. Physics is his major; math is his passion. After graduating in the spring, Jordan hopes to pursue a graduate degree.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Juan

 

Juan

Juan is currently a junior majoring in computer science at The University of Houston. He has been a tutor for about two years. Juan loves tutoring people; for the most part, he tutors math and some of the sciences, like chemistry and physics, but math is his strong point. Juan has a lot of hobbies that he enjoys when he has the time outside of work and school, but his main hobby is music. Juan knows how to play six instruments... he jokes that he is not great at playing any of them, but finds that, like with most things, he can always be better. In the future, Juan hopes to finish college with a bachelor's degree, join the service, probably the Navy, and possibly go to graduate school soon afterwards.

 

 

 

Selena

 

 

Selena

Selena is a junior at The University of Houston pursuing a Bachelor's in Petroleum Engineering. She tutors math and chemistry. Selena's goal is to work in the oil and gas industry for a few years to gain experience, and then go back to get her Ph.D. At some point in her life, she would love to be a professor and teach, but for now her goal is to finish school and find a job in the industry with this economy. Selena loves her school, her family, and tacos. Go Coogs!

 

 

 

 

Sean

 

 

 

Jose

Jose is a math, physics, and chemistry techie. He likes to tinker with computers and software. Jose is currently an undergrad student studying Petroleum Engineering at the University of Houston.

 

 

 

 

 

Sean

 

 

Sean

Sean is currently attending The University of Houston for a B.S. in Mathematics, with maybe a financial option and/or a Teach Houston option, which would give him career options in either business or teaching. The majority of Sean's time goes towards school and work, but what he enjoys doing is spending time with his baby, Buddy, who's the most spoiled little Pomeranian ever. Both his and Buddy's hobbies include sleeping, eating, and all around just being lazy. Sean's best friend is Natalie Galvan even though she has him on her dislikes list and their babies aren't friends...yet.

 

 

 

 

Keijiro

 

 

Keijiro

Keijiro is a graduate mathematics student at The University of Houston- Clear Lake. He graduated from The University of Houston in 2015. Keijiro tutors math and has been working at the Student Success Center for about 2 years. He likes animals, and he cooks in his spare time.

 

 

 

 

 

Edgar

 

Edgar

Edgar is currently a student attending San Jacinto College Central. He is a double major in math and physics, and he has taken math courses up to Calculus III and Linear Algebra. For physics, Edgar has taken College Physics I and II, as well as University Physics I. He has been exposed to math and physics for five years and has tutored for two years. Basically, any math or physics course Edgar has taken is a subject he can tutor. Edgar enjoys working at the Success Center because it has helped him understand math and physics at an even greater level.

 

 

 

 

Thomas

 

Thomas

Thomas attends The University of Houston and is currently in his junior year for Mechanical Engineering. Thomas enjoys conversations about dogs and likes to look at dog pictures that students share when visiting the Success Center.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ozzy

 

Ozzy

Ozzy has tutored math since October of 2014. He is an Electrical Engineering major at The University of Houston. He has a pet hedgehog named Shadow with a matching onsie. Ozzy enjoys camping and the great outdoors. He wishes to get a job designing analog circuits.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ken

 

Ken

Ken started working as a tutor at the Student Success Center in the Fall 2016 semester. He is on his second year at San Jac and will pursue a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering at The University of Houston. In his free time, Ken enjoys playing basketball and soccer, as well as playing the guitar. If you ever need math or chemistry tutoring, his hands are always open to help.

 

 

 

 

 

Office Assistants

Fraziela

 

 

 

Fraziela

Fraziela is currently a student at San Jac hoping to graduate in December with a General Studies degree. Fraziela's goals are to go to school for ultrasound, graduate with a Bachelor's in Ultrasound, and later in life to apply her skills to help anyone in need.

 

 

 

 

 

Jeanette

 

 

Jeannette

Jeanette is currently in her last semester of Nursing School at San Jacinto College Central. She works at the Student Success Center as an Office Assistant. Jeanette enjoys helping others, especially new San Jacinto students who may need help getting oriented to the campus and learning about our free services at the Student Success Center.

 

 

 

 

 

Rubi

 

 

Rubi

Rubi is currently a student at San Jacinto College Central. She is pursuing a career in accounting. Rubi is looking forward to transferring to The University of Houston in fall of 2017.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Troy

 

 

Troy

Troy plans on being in graphic design in the near future. He was born in Houston, but grew up in Africa. Troy's goal is to help missionaries around the world by editing fundraising videos for them. Traveling around the world is one of his passions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Natalie

 

Natalie

Right now, Natalie is doing her basics here at San Jacinto College. After her basics, she either wants to be in the Radiology program or the Sonography program. Natalie hopes that she can get into one of the programs as soon as she finishes her basics. If possible, she will try to do both of the programs. Natalie's dream job is to work in the medical field.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Student Success Center Hours

Fall 2016

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 am- 8:45 pm

Friday: 7:30 am – 1:45 pm

Saturday: 10:00 am -1:45pm

Sunday: 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm

 

Contact Us

San Jacinto College Central
First Floor, Lee Davis Library C-21
281-478-2779