Hands-on learning leads to hands-on career

October 30, 2019
Edana Roque has a passion for massage therapy. After all, it turned her life around. More than a decade ago, the former stay-at-home mom of two boys learned she had an autoimmune disease. It took three massages every week to fight the…

Giving the gift of warmth this season

October 30, 2019
‘Tis the season for giving! With the holiday season here again, many look for ways to give back and help those in need. How about donating that winter coat or classic Christmas sweater you haven’t worn in ages? Created to assist students…

Veteran Staff Spotlight: Alexander Okwonna

October 30, 2019
Dr. Alexander Okwonna, U.S. Army veteranAs Veterans Day approaches, San Jacinto College honors all of the men and women who have served and are currently serving our country. We thank you all for your service. This month’s staff spotlight…

Manufacturing Day introduces middle school students to industry careers

October 30, 2019
San Jacinto College held its first-ever Manufacturing Day Oct. 15 at the LyondellBasell Center for Petrochemical, Energy, & Technology (CPET) to introduce the next generation to industrial workforce opportunities. Partnering with Air…

Let's talc geology at San Jacinto College

October 30, 2019
San Jacinto College believes it is important for students to get real-life, hands-on experience in every subject. The study of Earth’s history and its rocks and minerals can be quite tuff to bring into the classroom. Passionate geology…

From restoring prairie to reclaiming identity, students serve to learn

October 30, 2019
As wind stirs the cattails and cicadas buzz, San Jacinto College students in work gloves and rubber boots shovel earth to make room for new prairie grasses at Sheldon Lake State Park. Sweat beads on foreheads under the September sun. Some…