Harris County's newest judge continues to inspire at San Jac

February 28, 2019
Ever since her days dressing up in a bathrobe as a child, Erica Hughes knew she wanted to be a judge. After years of hard work, she achieved her goal in the historic 2018 election that saw 17 African American women elected to judgeships…

San Jac paralegal student attends State of the Union on behalf of Dreamers

February 28, 2019
The 2019 State of the Union was more than just a televised address for San Jacinto College paralegal student Devani Gonzalez. Gonzalez was invited by Texas Representative Sylvia R. Garcia to attend the event in the nation's capital as…

Staff Spotlight: A. J. Elsner

February 26, 2019
As a member of the San Jacinto College Central Campus educational planning, counseling, and completion department, A. J. Elsner is one of the staff members soon-to-be housed in the campus’ new Welcome Center opening spring 2020. An…

Foundation Donor Spotlight: Wayne and Krista Hovey

February 26, 2019
Students in San Jacinto College’s technical programs will have additional scholarship opportunities thanks to Wayne and Krista Hovey. In what Krista refers to as “Wayne’s brainchild,” after more than 27 years as an operator in the…

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…

Student Spotlight: Yomara Rojo Avalos and Carlos Beltran De Paz

February 22, 2019
Like many students making decisions on where to attend college, Yomara Rojo Avalos and Carlos Beltran De Paz assumed that a community college would be “easier” than heading straight into a university. Little did they know that this…