San Jacinto College wins national award for outstanding STEM education

September 30, 2020
  College recognized for programs that build career pathways for diverse populations PASADENA, Texas – The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program and the Siemens Foundation have awarded San Jacinto College with the Excellence and…

Spotlight: Zwiercan writes new curriculum for CTE statewide

September 4, 2020
In January 2018, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) came to San Jacinto College looking for someone to contribute to a new innovative course in instrumentation and electrical. Joseph Zwiercan volunteered to help and now thanks to his hard…

LyondellBasell Announces Scholarship Program: Making dreams come true for CPET students

July 14, 2020
  During these uncertain times, finances can be a struggle, especially for college students. Thanks to a scholarship program from LyondellBasell, 10 students at San Jacinto College's LyondellBasell Center for Petrochemical, Energy, &…

LyondellBasell CPET helps BP engineers find the right fit

May 28, 2020
A cohort of engineers from BP recently spent a day at San Jacinto College’s LyondellBasell Center for Petrochemical, Energy, & Technology (CPET) to gain hands-on experience as process operators. The 18 engineers — who traveled from…

Exploring Industry expo takes students inside CPET

March 24, 2020
San Jacinto College LyondellBasell Center for Petrochemical, Energy, & Tehnology (CPET) hosted the Exploring Industry Expo on Feb. 14. Students from South Houston, Pasadena Memorial, and Sam Rayburn High Schools heard from industry…

Process technology students volunteer to build playground

January 31, 2020
  The process technology student council from San Jacinto College’s Central Campus recently volunteered its time helping to build a Kaboom playground at Atkinson Elementary School. “I found out about the event via the school’s Facebook…