ASG Hosts Children’s Holiday Party

San Jose City College Associated Student Government hosted its Given Tree Kids Fest. It was a toy drive and a holiday party for the children of students and employees. Santa even made an appearance. Children received toys, decorated cookies and enjoyed watching Christmas classics!

Lady Jags Basketball Hosts Alumni Game

Coach Terri Oberg and the 2019 Lady Jags basketball team faced SJCC Alumni in an intense pick-up game. It was a lot of fun for everyone involved including family and friends, The event was also a great way to engage our alums and bring them back to campus to see our brand new Jaguar Sports…

SJCC Grads Featured on NBC

Great story on NBC Bay Area about two former SJCC students — Martin Slyngstad and Jack Clark — who have become leaders at Center for Social Dynamics. CSD is one of our partners providing internships for our students and whose CEO Pete Pallares was the commencement speaker at our last graduation ceremony. See the story here.

Cinderella Eats Rice and Beans a Big Success on Campus and in the Community

San José City College’s Theater Arts program showcased its latest musical last week; Cinderella Eats Beans and Rice, a modern take of the Cinderella story. Instead of an evil step-sister, her name is Rosa and the most popular girl in middle school. Replacing the blonde, blue-eyed beauty we’ve come to know, we are introduced to a…

SJCC Celebrates American Indian Heritage Month

American Indian Council for Higher Education of SJECCD in celebration of American Indian Heritage Month, honors American Indian women leaders. Debra Haaland Congresswoman Haaland grew up in a military family; her father was a 30-year combat Marine who was awarded the Silver Star Medal for saving six lives during Vietnam, and her mother is a…

An October Like No Other

It was a busy October. The Roar covered many events in this edition — everything from the grand opening of the Jaguar Market to Dia de los Muertos. We’re looking forward to what November will bring. Check out these stories in the latest edition of The Roar. Go Jags! The Jaguar Market officially opens #CesarsWords…

Jaguar Market Officially Opens With Big Celebration

San José College officially opened, on Oct. 22, its brand new Jaguar Market, which provides free and fresh groceries to all students. The campus community also celebrated the opening of the Career Closet which provides new and gently used business attire to students for job interviews and job fairs. Students modeled the clothing to an…

SJCC Jaguar Stars in Ad Campaign

The Jag is here, and there, and everywhere. Our beloved mascot is delivering for San José City College in a big way. The Jag is starring in a 30-second commercial that is being shown at the San Jose DMV office on Senter Road. So, you can be entertained and informed while you wait to get…

SJCC Students & Faculty Attend Teachers for Social Justice Conference

By Juan Gamboa, Jr., SJCC Ethnic Studies Professor On Saturday, October 12, 2019, MEChA and Chicana/Chicano Studies de San Jose City College gathered to attend the 19th annual Teachers for Social Justice (T4SJ) Conference in San Francisco. T4SJ always makes this conference free of cost in Silicon Valley despite the skyrocketing cost of living to…

New Water Filter Stations at SJCC!

What better way to save the turtles and getting on the hydroflask trend than water filters on campus! Stop buying plastic waste water bottles and grab a reusable one, just take it to school and find the nearest filter. Currently San Jose City College has a few in these locations: (2) Technology Building – 1st…