San Jac's Jackson shares over 40 years experience in petrochemical field

February 22, 2019
If you ask a child in kindergarten what they want to be when they grow-up some respond with, ‘firefighter’ or ‘school teacher’, but Ken Jackson took another approach. He knew what he did not want to be. “I remember riding the bus each…

College’s food pantries provide hot meals through voucher program

February 22, 2019
With the costs of attending college rising each year, many students roaming the campus halls don’t know if they’ll be able to eat each day. Food insecurity affects 42 percent of community college students nationwide, according to a…

Student voices heard at Community College Day in Austin

February 22, 2019
Texas legislators welcomed students from San Jacinto College on Jan. 30 in Austin to discuss their concerns at the eighth Texas Community College Student Day. Texas Community College Student Day is held every two years when the Texas…

San Jacinto College honors Baseball Legends

February 13, 2019
San Jacinto College honored six former student-athletes recently, at the College’s annual Baseball Legends Ceremony. Receiving honorary plaques and rounds of applause were former baseball standouts Anthony Banda, Randy Brown, Donnie…

College’s Maritime program receives national Bellwether Award

February 12, 2019
HOUSTON – San Jacinto College’s Maritime program was named the 2019 Bellwether Award recipient in Workforce Development this week, awarded by the Community College Futures Assembly to the most innovative community college workforce…

Process technology training pays off with careers at Occidental Petroleum

January 30, 2019
PASADENA, Texas – Six San Jacinto College process technology graduates were recently hired by Occidental Petroleum, proving they have the training and skills needed in today’s oil and gas industry. A signing ceremony was held to…