College hosts Maritime Throwdown

December 20, 2019
The San Jacinto College Maritime program hosted the 2019 Maritime Throwdown Competition Houston Regional Qualifier. The annual industrial maritime line-handling and line-throwing skills competition was created to increase skill and safety…

San Jac earns ChemLuminary kudos

December 18, 2019
  The San Jacinto College STEM Council has done it again. Thanks to continued STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) outreach to local K-12 students, San Jacinto College earned recognition this fall from the American Chemical…

Mental health services program promotes caring for others, self

December 18, 2019
  Many people experience turning points. For Larry Wyntjes, that moment came not around New Year’s but when an oil and gas buy-out left him unemployed after 20 years in sales and marketing. “I took a series of sales gigs and realized that…

Pastry chef students construct massive gingerbread village

December 18, 2019
  This was not your mama’s holiday baking. San Jacinto College Pastry Chef Program students made mass quantities look easy with their construction of the annual gingerbread village at the North Campus.   Calorie Counting Don't eat it all…

A ‘Wild’ guess: Chemistry award goes to physical science department chair

November 7, 2019
“If not you, then who?” This question, posed by his organic chemistry professor, changed everything for Dr. Christopher Wild. Despite being intimidated by the bubbling concoctions and baffling contraptions in his university’s research lab…

Department of Education awards San Jacinto College $3 million grant

November 7, 2019
  PASADENA, Texas – The U.S. Department of Education has awarded San Jacinto College a $3 million Title V grant for the College’s Integrated Planning and Advising System (IPAS). The grant will enable San Jacinto College to implement key…