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“I found my niche”: 52-year career started and ended at San Jac

May 2, 2022
“Not everyone can say they spent 52 years in one place.” Dr. Ron Rucker counts himself among the few. Fresh out of university, he joined the San Jacinto College faculty in 1965 until his retirement as vice chancellor for administration 44…

Students start STEM strong, thanks to San Jac, Rice grant

May 2, 2022
Students need a solid math foundation to excel in science, technology, engineering, and math fields. A collaborative grant between San Jacinto College and Rice University will give students the resources not only to launch a STEM degree…

A feel-good workout

April 29, 2022
When James Brown crooned “I feel good,” he wasn’t singing about his back muscles and hip joints. But you could be if you fit more movement into your lifestyle. CDC estimates 3 million older adults in the U.S. visited emergency rooms in…

San Jacinto College Named Among the top 25 Semifinalists for the Aspen Prize

April 29, 2022
PASADENA, Texas — San Jacinto College is honored to announce that we were named among the top 25 institutions eligible to compete for the $1 million Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. This prize is the nation’s signature…

‘A Wish for Hope’ premieres at South Campus

April 19, 2022
The San Jacinto College South Campus Theatre and Film Program will present an original work, “A Wish for Hope,” inspired by the experiences and positive spirit of refugees. Partnering with YMCA International Services, a unique…

Mosaic family night celebrates African American culture

April 8, 2022
The San Jacinto College Mosaic Program supports African American and Black-identifying students. Its mentoring and bridge program connects students with faculty and staff who have relatable life and educational experiences to share.…