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  • wpadmin 3:45 pm on January 14, 2015 Permalink | Reply  

    Vote for the Central Campus library! 

    The Central Campus Lee Davis Library is a finalist in the Heritage category of the Urban Land Institute’s Development of Distinction Awards. There is a “People’s Choice Award” and you are encouraged to cast your vote in support of the San Jacinto College Central Campus Lee Davis Library! To vote, visit the ULI website.

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    From the Urban Land Institute website: The Lee Davis Library at San Jacinto College was designed by James Burleson & Associates and completed in 1966. Gensler designed upgraded infrastructure, computers, online learning, fully equipped classrooms, and community gathering spaces that assist low-income students who lack access to technology and other learning tools. Library performance can be measured not only by numbers of users, graduation rates and test scores; but also in the attitude of students who feel proud of their school and more confident in their academic performance.

     
  • amanda.fenwick 3:13 pm on January 14, 2015 Permalink | Reply
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    Take a learning break 

    There will be several learning and professional development opportunities for San Jacinto College employees during February. Online registration is available through the Spark Learning Portal.

     

    Leadership Module Series sessions ( to be held in the District Boardroom)

    • Leadership Module 3: Wednesday Feb. 4, and Friday, Feb 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Spark ID# ODHR 5333

    • Leadership Module 4: Thursday, Feb. 12, and Friday, Feb. 13 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Spark ID# ODHR 5334

    For details, please contact Gabriel Rodriguez by phone or email.

     

    Leading, Managing, and Adapting to Change (Lunch & Learn Workshops)

    • South Campus S12.101 – Tuesday, Feb. 10, 12:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

    • North Campus N2.124 – Wednesday, Feb. 18, 12:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

    • Central Campus C21.163 – Tuesday, Feb. 24, 12:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

    Spark ID# PRDC 7111 – For details, please contact Sheila Wall by phone or email.

     

     

     
  • amanda.fenwick 8:36 am on January 13, 2015 Permalink | Reply
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    Photography club meets on Friday, Jan. 16 

    The San Jacinto College employee photography club will meet on Friday, Jan. 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the South Campus, in the lobby area of the Science & Allied Health building (building 1).

    Members will “photowalk” various facilities of the South Campus (rain or shine), for portraits, architecture, landscape, macro, candid photography, etc.

    The employee photography club is open to all SJC employees, retirees, and spouses and children of employees (minors must be accompanied by adult guardians).

    Any who are interested in photography are welcome to attend — beginner, intermediate, advanced, any level.

    Photography club meetings are eligible for Wellness time as part of the SJC Balance U program.

    Click on the link for more info — Balance U

     
  • wpadmin 4:55 pm on January 9, 2015 Permalink | Reply  

    Condolences 

    Our deepest sympathies go to Michael Milton on the recent passing of his wife, Claudia Milton.  Mrs. Milton passed away on Sunday, January 4, 2015.  She is survived by her son, Myka, and many other family members.

    Mrs. Milton was a student in the Biomedical Engineering program at South campus. She also served as a part-time Enrollment Specialist in the Veteran Success Center at South campus.

    Funeral arrangements are pending, but will be held in Harlingen.

    Trinity-Harrison Funeral Home

    1002 East Harrison Avenue

    Harlingen, TX 78550

    For updates and additional information Click Here   

    Michael is a part-employee at South campus in the Evening Division.

     
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