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Board of Trustees approves 2020 property tax rate

October 6, 2020
  PASADENA, Texas — The San Jacinto College Board of Trustees approved the 2020 ad valorem property tax rate for the College District during its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Oct. 5, 2020. The rate approved by the Board is 16.9358…

Welcome Week 2020 goes virtual

October 2, 2020
  Welcome Week for the fall 2020 semester looked a little different for San Jacinto College students. Instead of hosting on-campus events, the Central, North, South, and Generation Park Campuses combined efforts to offer virtual events to…

Art meets yum in pastry grad’s cookie business

October 2, 2020
  Sydni Calais loves baking. Look no further than her 430 multicolored cookie cutters hanging on wall hooks or the two KitchenAid stand mixers crowding her countertop. But what looks like an obsession is an occupation for the 25-year-old…

Student ambassadors offer advice for new students

October 2, 2020
  Some of the first faces new San Jacinto College students see are those of their student ambassadors. Not only do the student ambassadors lead orientation sessions and campus tours, but they also serve as go-tos for new students…

A Legacy of Leadership

October 1, 2020
  It’s never easy to say goodbye to the people and places you have dedicated a good portion of your personal and professional life to -- a sentiment that San Jacinto College provosts Dr. William (Bill) Raffetto (North Campus) and Dr.…

San Jacinto College wins national award for outstanding STEM education

September 30, 2020
  College recognized for programs that build career pathways for diverse populations PASADENA, Texas – The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program and the Siemens Foundation have awarded San Jacinto College with the Excellence and…