Welcome home: Baha’i Club returns to San Jac roots after four decades

July 5, 2022
Average height with a shock of wavy black hair and a contagious grin under his mustache, Hamid Nossrat hardly looked intimidating. But the tennis racket he was brandishing alarmed the woman on the tractor. Finally, she realized Nossrat was…

Barnhill leaps into a bright future with process technology degree

April 7, 2022
In 2018, with her first child on the way, Summer Barnhill felt inspired to complete her GED in hopes of forging a better future for her daughter. Now the San Jacinto College student is looking forward to graduation this May. “I had…

Expectant mom never guesses daughter will pursue same program 21 years later

March 7, 2022
You could say Jordin Olivarez is finishing what she started 21 years ago. In December 2000, the San Jacinto College student’s mom, Stacy Harris, was pregnant when she began the new eye care technology program. Her daughter attended classes…

Teri and John Posey: Teammates from marriage to education to career

March 1, 2022
While the world may have been shutting down, Teri and John Posey’s work was ramping up. Nothing showed the importance of clear airways as much as a global respiratory virus, and the two respiratory care therapists suddenly found themselves…

Howard overcomes obstacles to achieve American Dream

February 28, 2022
Dr. Lonnie L. Howard, college president of Lamar Institute of Technology, is an example of the American Dream. “My version of the American Dream would never have become a reality without earning an associate degree from San Jac,” Howard…

Global logistics and supply chain management promises fast-paced careers

February 7, 2022
With everyone from small local businesses to global corporations relying on international trade, a global logistics and supply chain management associate degree from San Jacinto College positions graduates to become entry-level links in…