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San Jacinto College taking Spring Commencement virtual

July 15, 2020
PASADENA, Texas – San Jacinto College has moved its Spring commencement online. The ceremony was originally postponed from May to August due to COVID-19, and will now take place virtually.   “We know this is not how the class of 2020…

LyondellBasell Announces Scholarship Program: Making dreams come true for CPET students

July 14, 2020
  During these uncertain times, finances can be a struggle, especially for college students. Thanks to a scholarship program from LyondellBasell, 10 students at San Jacinto College's LyondellBasell Center for Petrochemical, Energy, &…

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…

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…

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…