Process tech degrees pay off with careers at LyondellBasell

September 27, 2018
San Jac graduates’ internships turn into full-time positions PASADENA, Texas – Eleven San Jacinto College process technology graduates were recently hired as LyondellBasell plant operators, proving they have the training it takes to…

San Jacinto College breaks ground on Cosmetology and Culinary Center

September 26, 2018
HOUSTON, Texas – The San Jacinto College North Campus held a groundbreaking for its state-of-the-art Cosmetology and Culinary Center, on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The facility was made possible by community support of a $425 million bond…

Flickinger named 2018 Governor’s Volunteer Award recipient

September 26, 2018
PASADENA, Texas – San Jacinto College Board of Trustees Chair Marie Flickinger has been named a recipient of the 2018 Governor’s Volunteer Award. For her work following Hurricane Harvey last year, Mrs. Flickinger is the recipient of The…

From sandblasting to nanoscience, one graduate’s journey from San Jac to Duke

September 26, 2018
PASADENA, Texas – Less than 10 years ago, Dr. Christopher Reyes was a painter and sandblaster. Today, he’s a Duke University graduate working to inspire others to take a chance on themselves. Reyes started his journey in Corpus Christi…

San Jacinto College contracts and purchasing team earns national award

September 18, 2018
PASADENA, Texas — For the fifth year, the San Jacinto College contracts and purchasing team has been awarded the prestigious Achievement of Excellence in Procurement award (AEP) for 2018 from the National Procurement Institute (NPI). “I…

Low-cost pet vaccination event at San Jacinto College set for Sept. 22

September 18, 2018
HOUSTON – The San Jacinto College South Campus natural sciences department will host a low-cost pet vaccination event on Saturday, Sept. 22, to highlight pet health and disease prevention awareness in observance of upcoming World Rabies…