College recognizes outstanding students at annual award ceremonies

05.09.2018 | By Andrea Vasquez

PASADENA, Texas – The San Jacinto College student engagement and activities offices recently held their annual student award ceremonies to recognize outstanding students, student organizations and student leaders.

Jeffrey Amie was named the San Jacinto College Central Campus Outstanding Student Organization Leader of the Year as vice president of the Central Campus Student Government Association, president of Raven Scholars and a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society; Elisandra Garcia was named the San Jacinto College North Campus Outstanding Student Organization Leader of the Year as the vice president of the North Campus Student Government Association; and Martha Urdaneta was named the San Jacinto College South Campus Student Leader of the Year as president of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s Alpha Gamma Zeta chapter.

About San Jacinto College

Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, since 1961. As a fiscally sound institution, the College currently holds bond ratings of AA and Aa2 by Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s, respectively. San Jacinto College is a 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Rising Star Award recipient and an Achieving the Dream Leader College. Approximately 45,000 credit and non-credit students each year benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success. The College offers eight areas of study that prepare a diverse body of students to transfer to four-year colleges or universities or enter the workforce with the skills needed to support the growing industries along the Texas Gulf Coast. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.

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