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‘Small but mighty’: San Jac sends only EMS training program to national conference

August 8, 2022
There’s a first time for everything. But most of these 10 paramedic students were experiencing three firsts at once: leaving Texas, flying, and attending a professional conference. The San Jacinto College Emergency Medical Services Program…

Online program takes career seeker from United Airlines to preschool classroom

August 8, 2022
Some people tell family when they’re considering a career change. Shawnetta Thomas waited until she could hold up her brand-new San Jacinto College student ID card. After several jobs that weren’t quite the right fit, the 33-year-old had…

Injury ended his Marine mission, while sharing his story began another

August 7, 2022
U.S. Marine Cpl. Donald Daughenbaugh didn’t know what to expect as his convoy left the Green Zone around the Baghdad airport. But it certainly wasn’t for a roadside bomb to explode, blowing apart one truck’s engine and spraying the driver…

Alumnus Traslaviña uses training to launch careers in music and technology

August 1, 2022
  An established musician and computer science engineer, San Jacinto College alumnus Juan Traslaviña splits his time between his passion for music and evolving technology. “I came to San Jac because there was a scholarship opportunity…

Cage named San Jacinto College Foundation Executive Director

August 1, 2022
Houston native returns as chief fundraising officer PASADENA, Texas – Robert Cage has been named executive director of the San Jacinto College Foundation. Cage comes to San Jacinto College with more than 15 years of fundraising and…

Students explore apprenticeship, industry career options

July 26, 2022
Strong training — combined with hard work and determination — can lead to endless career opportunities, students learned in a recent 12-week San Jacinto College program.
Port of Houston tour
Designed for students…