Media Resources

Essential Career: Spotlight on Ali Shah, Emergency Manager

July 1, 2020
During the coronavirus pandemic, many careers are deemed essential from medical staff, to those who work in oil and gas. One career that has been amplified by this pandemic is emergency management. As the manager of the San Jacinto…

As temperatures rise, careers in HVAC heat up in the Gulf Coast

July 1, 2020
  In Houston, the average daily temperature for July reaches 94 degrees Fahrenheit, making a career in heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC-R) a high demand and lucrative field. “In a 100-mile radius there can be…

Smart bags made simple

July 1, 2020
  Living the parent life comes with endless adventures and some sticky circumstances like forgetting wipes or not being able to warm a bottle. These situational snags are exactly why San Jacinto College engineering students teamed up with…

Tips for making that 'major' decision at San Jac

June 29, 2020
  Still on the fence about your major? Relax. You might think everyone else nailed a career goal in kindergarten, but many students enter college undecided. If committing has you sweating, consider San Jacinto College an advantage: you can…

Multitasking marvel: Benson snags AAS degree and valedictorian, Gates Scholar honors

June 29, 2020
  Dewayne Benson recalls the person who shattered his idea of leadership. When the clarinetist with a self-described colorful personality experienced undermining from his high school band instructors and peers, Kimberly, the future drum…

Okwonna, Knight named San Jacinto College provosts

June 24, 2020
PASADENA, Texas — Dr. Alexander Okwonna and Dr. Aaron Knight have been named provosts of the San Jacinto College North and South campuses, respectively. Their tenure in these positions will begin in July. Dr. Okwonna will assume the…