Veteran rehab center visit prompts massage therapy career

August 31, 2021
  Carlene Ashworth hadn’t counted on a new career. In fact, it would have been easier for the longtime accountant to stick with what she knew. But if Ashworth is anything, it’s determined. When she met veterans recovering from burns, limb…

How chocolate chip cookies proved med lab tech alumna was making her mark

August 30, 2021
  The doctoral degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch was a milestone -- to be sure. But it was the chocolate chip cookies on her doorstep and the congratulations cards from strangers in her Indian community that proved to Dr.…

T-TEN graduate Salas rises at Northside Lexus

August 23, 2021
  Salas, a San Jacinto College T-TEN graduate, has worked at Northside Lexus for two years and is a master technician.San Jacinto College graduate Porfirio Salas has always loved working on vehicles, especially his Lexus IS300. That’s why…

Once needle-phobic, pharmacy tech alumna now giving COVID-19 vaccines

July 28, 2021
  Could she give shots? Adilene Ambriz Ayala was choosing between becoming a pharmacy technician or a nurse, and that question made the decision easy. “I was scared of needles,” Ambriz said. Today, the San Jacinto College pharmacy…

San Jacinto College players, alumni selected in MLB Draft

July 26, 2021
  HOUSTON, Texas – Two current and three former San Jacinto College baseball players were selected in the Major League Baseball (MLB) Draft. Coming off a season in which San Jac finished 51-15 overall and advanced to the semifinals of the…

Footsteps to follow: Sadokat Khakimova

June 24, 2021
  As an international student, Sadokat Khakimova has been determined to leave a legacy behind for all the San Jacinto College students coming after her, especially international students. Hailing from Uzbekistan, she knows first-hand how…