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Houston City Council chief of staff remains San Jac proud

September 9, 2022
For Perdita “DiDi” Chavis, determination and perseverance are two key ingredients to success. Chavis was on a pre-med pathway at Xavier University in New Orleans in the 1980s, following high school graduation. After moving to Houston…

STEM honors students now set sights on Rice

September 5, 2022
San Jacinto College STEM honors students will get the boost to finish their associate degrees and transfer to top-tier institutions through the College’s new partnership with Rice University. Now in its pilot year, Rice’s Take Flight STEM…

San Jacinto College to seek community input on new mascot

September 1, 2022
Voting to occur in September and October PASADENA, Texas – This month, San Jacinto College students, faculty, staff, alumni, donors, and community members will have the opportunity to select either the Jaguar or the Raven as the College’s…

San Jacinto unveils nation’s largest instructional mass timber structure

August 22, 2022
  Anderson-Ball Classroom Building newest building on San Jac’s Central Campus   PASADENA, Texas - San Jacinto College celebrated the grand opening of the new Anderson-Ball Classroom Building, Tuesday, Aug. 16, with a ribbon cutting and…

Pre-apprenticeships offer workforce experience to dual credit students

August 18, 2022
When Adrian Moreno graduated from Channelview High School in May 2022, he had already earned his associate degree in electrical technology through a pre-apprenticeship from San Jacinto College, and secured a telecommunication…

Online program takes career seeker from United Airlines to preschool classroom

August 8, 2022
Some people tell family when they’re considering a career change. Shawnetta Thomas waited until she could hold up her brand-new San Jacinto College student ID card. After several jobs that weren’t quite the right fit, the 33-year-old had…