Archive for April, 2016


Update – April 20, 2016

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Good Afternoon San Jacinto College Community,

I am happy to announce the following organizational and personnel changes.

Last month, we held the official opening of the San Jacinto College Maritime Technology and Training Center. Opening that campus has been the product of the work of many people. At the top of the list of those who have been instrumental in the successful launch of the Maritime Campus is Dr. Sarah Janes. Dr. Janes has developed productive relationships with maritime companies and leaders in the Port Houston region and across the country. She launched the program in a temporary facility on Highway 225 and initiated our United States Coast Guard training programs, including the only maritime technology associate degree program in the State of Texas. Although San Jacinto College has the youngest maritime program, we are actually the benchmark throughout the country.  This is due to the diligent work of Dr. Janes and her team. I want to thank Dr. Janes for delivering to the college a world-class maritime program. Read the rest of this entry »

Update – April 7, 2016

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Good Afternoon San Jacinto College Community,

I hope you are loving this wonderful weather!  It’s hard not to have spring fever right now. I also know what a busy time this is for all of us and for our students, but there are four important items I wanted to address at this time: Golf Course Closure, Tuition and Fee Changes for Fall 2016, Mandatory Password Changes, and Pathways Work.

Golf Course Closure:

Effective December 15, 2016, the San Jacinto College golf course located at the Central Campus will permanently close. Three full-time employees and five part-time employees support the operations, and they have been notified of the closure and a transition plan is in place for them. Read the rest of this entry »