Archive for July, 2012

Update – July 31, 2012

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Good Morning San Jacinto College Community –

We are rounding out July and summer classes and aggressively preparing for fall. As I mentioned earlier in the month, there is nothing moving slowly for us. Rather, we are moving at high speeds to process, package, orient, test, enroll, and register 5,500 first-time-in-college (FTIC) students and another 25,000 in returning student for the fall semester. Along with these activities, we are

  • finalizing the annual priorities and budget for 2012-2013,
  • closing out the evaluation process,
  • hiring new faculty and staff to support our student success initiatives, 
  • conducting a variety of trainings including department chair and Success at San Jac, and
  • closing out the 2011-2012 fiscal year.

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Update – July 6, 2012

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Good Afternoon San Jacinto College Community –

I hope you enjoyed the 4th of July Holiday! Independence Day is one of my favorite holidays.  I love the history, festivities, family time, fireworks, and reflections that come with this holiday; and it is one that doesn’t seem to get lost in all the preparation work. Read the rest of this entry »