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…

College hosts The Suffers’ Kam Franklin for special event

February 22, 2019
San Jacinto College students enjoyed a first-hand look into critical thinking and creative processes at the annual Lyceum Committee event on Feb. 5 at the San Jacinto College South Campus. “Game Changers and Box Breakers: Critical…

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…

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…