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Minnie Piper nominee and Excellence Awards recipients named

March 24, 2020
  HOUSTON – San Jacinto College announced its 2019-2020 Minnie Stevens Piper Professor Award nominee and the Faculty and Staff Excellence Awards recipients. Dr. Connie Gomez, San Jacinto College South Campus engineering professor, is the…

2020 Vision: See to Succeed supplies glasses to improve kids’ learning

March 6, 2020
  “These make you look like Superman!” the volunteer says, holding up a mirror so Juan, a first grader with a buzz cut, can see himself in the navy-blue frames. Juan turns his head one way, then the next, studying. He half-grins but shakes…

Full steam ahead for Pasadena ISD students

March 2, 2020
  San Jacinto College hosted more than 170 Pasadena ISD students and their family members at its South Campus for the annual Pasadena ISD STEAM Fair on Jan. 24.   The STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) Fair featured…

Medical assistant students practice to perfect job interview skills

February 25, 2020
  What are your strengths and weaknesses? How do you handle upset patients? What makes you the best candidate for this position? Sitting across from their interviewers, medical assistant students have ditched scrubs and medical terminology…

San Jac to construct nation’s largest mass timber instructional building

February 21, 2020
  Despite humble beginnings, the new instructional building at the San Jacinto College Central Campus will represent a first for the region and nation. When its doors open in fall 2021, it will be the largest instructional building in the…

San Jac softball’s Coach Saenz notches 600th career win

February 21, 2020
  San Jacinto College Softball Head Coach Kelly Saenz notched her 600th career win on home field Feb. 19 in an 8-7 nail-biter against Temple College. Coach Kelly Saenz strategizes with Assistant Coach Kelsey Walters before the second game…