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Update – January 24, 2012

on January 26, 2012 in Weekly Update | Comments Off on Update – January 24, 2012

Hello San Jacinto College —

We just completed the first official week of spring semester! I am sure that many of you feel that this can’t be right, since preparation leading up to that first official week began much earlier than when students finally arrived on campus. And this spring semester had much more preparation than those in the past. I am referring to the processes regarding the mandatory bacterial meningitis vaccination. The new law and requirement went into effect this month for students under the age of 30 years old who are entering or returning to college after a break in attendance. While not many, there are a few exceptions to the law. Students may request an exemption, but that process requires a special form from the State. If you are interested in learning more about the bacterial meningitis requirement, we have created a website and an electronic brochure located at http://www.sanjac.edu/meningitis. Read the rest of this entry »