From student to administrator: Zwiercan celebrates 10 years of success

January 3, 2022
Joseph ZwiercanFor Joseph Zwiercan, being the department chair for petrochemical/energy at the LyondellBasell Center for Petrochemical, Energy, & Technology is more than just a job. It is a calling. After a few years working as a…

Aye, Aye: Maritime graduate earns captain's license at 21

January 3, 2022
Captain Jennifer Del AngelJennifer Del Angel was a bored teenager during summer break when her mom signed her up for a camp at the San Jacinto College Maritime Technology and Training Center in 2015. Now 21, Del Angel has graduated from…

Central Theatre marks 20 years of ‘Santa’s Christmas Magic’

December 6, 2021
San Jacinto College theatre alumni ​​​Michelle and Anthony ​​​​​​Guiterrez with their three daughters.The San Jacinto College Central Campus Theatre marks a platinum anniversary this year with its annual production of “Santa’s Christmas…

Students give back through Christmas at Sea

December 6, 2021
San Jacinto College Maritime Technology and Training Center students, staff, and faculty volunteered to pack boxes for The Seamen's Church Institue Christmas at Sea Program.This time of year is often referred to as a season of giving…

Game design grad snags internship with League of Legends developer

December 3, 2021
  Even future game designers might fall for the stereotype. Tyler Nguyen did. Pursuing San Jacinto College’s computer simulation and game design program, Nguyen expected game design to be silo work -- wearing headphones and guzzling soda…

Globetrotting alumna reaches destination thanks to curiosity and time

November 5, 2021
  At negative 40 degrees, the Celsius and Fahrenheit scales line up. Standing on the deck of a research boat in Antarctica, glaciers looming in the distance, Laura Taylor Barnett experienced this phenomenon herself. And beneath the…