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Update – September 17, 2014

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Good Afternoon San Jacinto College Community:

I hope the fall semester is going well for each of you. The excitement with the start of the semester is still in the air, and each of us has a role in encouraging that excitement in our students. It takes a holistic approach to ensure students feel welcomed and understand the expectations of going to college, and know where to find support when they need it. Significant work happens in the classroom with the faculty members teaching, challenging, and engaging students, but we also know how important it is that each of us takes a moment to assist a student or visitor on campus or to offer a word of encouragement. Students often don’t know all the services and support we have to offer when they need tutoring, counseling, or other assistance.  I am attaching a list of the many support services we have on campuses, as a refresher for each of us. Remember that these services are critical in addressing the many needs in our students’ lives. Read the rest of this entry »