Students wearing SJC gear in the courtyard smiling

SJC Foundation Highlights


Logan Byrom working at the Makerspace to create face shields to help meet the needs of medical personnel.

The Big Idea @ San Juan College Manufactures face shields to help meet the needs of medical personnel

As San Juan College navigates through the COVID-19 crisis, The Big Idea @ SJC makerspace, partnered with ABC Canvas and PESCO to manufacture full-face shields for local medical providers to help meet the national shortage of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020 by San Juan College Marketing and Public Relations


Student receiving award from Dr. Toni Hopper Pendergrass, President of San Juan College, Gayle Dean, Executive Director of the San Juan College Foundation, and T Greg Merrion with the Merrion Family Foundation

Honors graduates have more scholarship opportunities

San Juan College Honors graduates have more opportunities than ever to continue their success with transfer scholarships at seven higher education institutions.

Posted on Friday, February 7, 2020 by San Juan College Marketing and Public Relations


30th St Educational Center Grand Opening

A Grand Opening! 30th Street Education Center Expands Opportunities to Enhance Success

In December, San Juan College welcomed the community to a grand opening and ribbon cutting of the newly renovated 30th Street Education Center.

Posted on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by San Juan College Marketing and Public Relations


Students visiting the PESCO booth at the Career Expo lunch.

San Juan College Hosts 8th Grade Career Expo

More than 1,700 local students attended the 8th Grade Career Expo in a two-day event hosted by San Juan College.

Posted on Friday, January 3, 2020 by San Juan College Marketing and Public Relations


Fifty full-time and ten adjunct faculty members receiving their Tarpley Award.

Faculty Recognized with Tarpley Award

The San Juan College Foundation recently presented the Tarpley Awards to faculty who have shown a commitment to excellence in the classroom, to students and to San Juan College.

Posted on Friday, May 31, 2019 by San Juan College Marketing and Public Relations


Dr. Veronica Evans accepting the Allison Award from Gayle Dean and Dr. Toni Hopper Pendergrass

Dr. Veronica Evans honored with Allison Award

San Juan College Professor of Biology Dr. Veronica Evans was honored with the 2019 Lou and Ruth Allison Faculty Excellence Award during San Juan College graduation ceremonies in May. Dr. Toni Hopper Pendergrass, San Juan College president, and Gayle Dean, executive director of the San Juan College Foundation, presented the award.

Posted on Friday, May 31, 2019 by San Juan College Marketing and Public Relations


PNM awards ceremony and reception

PNM honors 2019 graduating scholarship recipients

Twelve San Juan College students who graduated with degrees in Trades and Technology, Energy, Engineering, Geology and Chemistry programs were recognized at a spring reception scholarship dinner hosted by PNM, the College and San Juan College Foundation.

Posted on Friday, April 26, 2019 by San Juan College Marketing and Public Relations


Kids Kollege Scholarship awarded to winner

Kids Kollege Scholarships funds awards for students of the month

The Community Learning Center recently partnered with local businesses and dance studios to produce the first annual “Holiday Spectacular” dance show to benefit a brand new Kids Kollege scholarship fund through the San Juan College Foundation.

Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 by San Juan College Marketing and Public Relations


San Juan College staff members holding pathway signs to welcome 8th graders to the career expo.

First-Ever Middle School Career Expo

San Juan College hosted the first-ever Middle School Career Expo in a two day event for all of San Juan County eighth graders.

Posted on Friday, March 29, 2019 by San Juan College Marketing and Public Relations