San Jacinto College EnergyVenture Campers Visit NASA’s Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory

July 19, 2019
NASA’s Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) in Houston was designed and built to support astronaut extra-vehicular activity (EVA)—or spacewalk—planning and training using full-scale mockups of the International Space Station.  Located a few…

National Science Foundation awards San Jacinto College $1.5 million grant

July 16, 2019
PASADENA, Texas – San Jacinto College has been awarded a $1,477,907 federal grant to encourage more students to study STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields. The funding comes through the National Science…

San Jacinto College launches The EDGE Center at Houston Spaceport

July 3, 2019
HOUSTON, Texas — San Jacinto College, along with partners from the Houston Airport System, Houston City Council, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and community and project partners gathered on June 26, 2019, to celebrate the…

Alvarez gears up to reach his career goals

July 2, 2019
San Jacinto College graduate Christopher Alvarez has already met one of his career goals as an automotive service technician for Westside Lexus in Houston.   “People don’t always believe me, but this is one of my dreams,” Alvarez said. “To…

Six student-athletes earn NJCAA all-academic recognition

July 2, 2019
PASADENA, Texas – Six San Jacinto College student-athletes were recognized by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for their academic success during the 2018-2019 season.   “Year in and year out, NJCAA student-athletes…

Flickinger, Wilson take oaths of office

July 2, 2019
Marie Flickinger and Larry Wilson were sworn in as San Jacinto College Trustees on Monday, June 3, 2019.   Flickinger has served on the San Jacinto College Board of Trustees in position 3 since 1995 and currently serves as board chair.…