San Jacinto College cake decorating could spark creativity in you

August 30, 2019
  San Jacinto College cake decorating instructor Debra Hodge has been making and designing cakes since she was old enough to climb on a stool and hold a measuring cup.   “My mother loved baking and decorating cakes,” Hodge said. “I was…

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Charles Grant

August 30, 2019
Dr. Charles Grant has had many roles at San Jacinto College. Beginning as a student in 1965 then later serving 25 years at the College as a faculty member, administrator, and former president of the College’s North Campus, he has seen the…

San Jacinto College South Campus remembers two decades of movement

August 30, 2019
  The San Jacinto College South Campus is celebrating Twenty Years of Dance, marking the anniversary of the Campus’ dance program.   In 1999, Dr. Suzanne Oliver was approved to turn dance at the South Campus from a physical education…

Starting nursing career in 60’s? ‘Yes, I can!’

August 28, 2019
While some people are collecting Social Security, Betty Fisher is getting a new lease on life. This spring, at 67, she completed San Jacinto College’s licensed vocational nursing to registered nursing (LVN to RN) transition program and was…

Fire chief: Challenges of career are many, but so are rewards

August 28, 2019
As a San Jacinto College firefighter student, Mike Vogel might not have aspired to become fire chief of Paris. But last April, he did just that. Of course, at population 25,000, with its Eiffel Tower sporting a tilted cowboy hat, this…

Healthy Aging Month: Take control of your health, happiness

August 28, 2019
Age . . . we can’t choose it, but we can choose our attitude and actions. In honor of Healthy Aging Month this September, we share practical tips to improve your physical and mental well-being. San Jacinto College faculty offer the…