Cynthia Cisneros from ABC13 lends advice to San Jacinto College students
05.08.2017 | By Jeannie Peng Mansyur
Cynthia Cisneros, ABC13’s vice president of Community Affairs, recently visited San Jacinto College to give students tips to success and discuss the importance of academic and soft skills.
Approximately 100 students, faculty and staff members were in attendance from the areas of college prep and the Women of Integrity and Men of Honor programs. The event concluded with a Q&A session.
As a follow-up to her visit, Cisneros treated the Women of Integrity and Men of Honor students to a tour of the ABC13 studio, where they were greeted by some familiar faces from the ABC13 news team.
About San Jacinto College
Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, since 1961. As a fiscally sound institution, the College currently holds bond ratings of AA and Aa2 by Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s, respectively. San Jacinto College is a 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Rising Star Award recipient and an Achieving the Dream Leader College. Approximately 30,000 students each semester benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success. The College offers seven areas of study that prepare a diverse body of students to transfer to a four-year college or university or enter the workforce with the skills needed to support the growing industries along the Texas Gulf Coast. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.