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Chevron Phillips Chemical donation to benefit students with equipment, scholarships

11.19.2013 | By

Chevron Phillips Chemical donation to benefit students with equipment, scholarships

Amanda L. Booren -- November 20, 2013

PASADENA, Texas – Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP’s (Chevron Phillips Chemical) Pasadena Plastics Complex has donated $78,500 to the San Jacinto College Foundation in support of student scholarships and equipment.

San Jacinto College Foundation ball drop winners announced

11.17.2013 | By

Winners of the San Jacinto College ball drop fundraiser were recently announced, including (from left) Laura Rupert (first place), Angela Perkins, Ruth Keenan (San Jacinto College Foundation executive director), and Charlotte Jackson. Rupert, a student and employee at San Jacinto College, won $1,820 with the golf ball that was dropped closest to the hole. Perkins and Jackson won $100 each for having balls that were the next closest. Not shown: Sherry Boyd, who also won $100 as one of the three next-closest-to-the-hole winners.

San Jacinto College trustee recognized for national leadership award at reception

11.06.2013 | By

At a recent public reception, District 11 State Senator Larry Taylor presented San Jacinto College Board of Trustees member Marie Flickinger a proclamation from the State of Texas honoring her for earning the Association of Community College Trustees 2013 M. Dale Ensign Trustee Leadership Award as the national community college trustee of the year.