Posted: 02/28/2014 - The Texas State University System Board of Regents approved several degree name changes and a departmental reorganization for Sam Houston State University during the board’s quarterly meeting at Texas State University on Friday (Feb. 28).
Updated: 02/25/2014 - Academy Award-winning motion picture director John Avildsen will share some of his experiences in Hollywood and creating some of his most famous films when he visits Sam Houston State University campus on March 25.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board is awarding $1.1 million to Sam Houston State University’s nursing program to work toward meeting the state’s growing demand for nursing professionals.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - The Bearkats begin their 27th season of Southland Conference men’s basketball Thursday with a road trip to Northwestern State.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - The Sam Houston State women’s basketball team begins the defense of its 2013 Southland Conference championship Thursday night when the Bearkats travel to Natchitoches, La., to face Northwestern State.
Posted: 12/19/2013 - The Sam Houston women’s basketball team travels to Fort Worth Friday with its sights set on earning a road victory over a Big 12 Conference opponent.
Posted: 12/05/2013 - Sam Houston State University President Dana L. Gibson has been named to a new national task force that will recommend solutions for curtailing the financial impact of federal regulations on universities.
Posted: 12/05/2013 - Two Sam Houston State University alumni who have earned distinction in their respective fields of journalism and business management will address more than 1,500 degree candidates during the university’s three commencement ceremonies on Dec. 13-14.
Posted: 10/29/2013 - This year’s Sam Houston vs. Stephen F. Austin meeting marks the 88th renewal of the “Battle of the Piney Woods.”
Updated: 10/07/2013 - Jenna Jackson was just a little girl when curiosity led her to wonder about the people serving time in Texas' most notorious prison. Now 38 years old and a mother of two, Jackson is an award-winning producer who launched her career covering crime.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - Senior criminal justice major Ethan Martinez has had his share of “firsts” at Sam Houston State University.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - The Sam Houston State University College of Education is seeking alumni educators who have made significant contributions to the field for its “2014 Distinguished Educator of the Year” awards.
Posted: 09/19/2013 - Sam Houston State University will honor five alumni who have brought pride to the university through their achievements, examples of good citizenship, and their contributions to society at the Distinguished Alumni Gala on Oct. 11 as part of homecoming activities.
Posted: 09/16/2013 - The voice in Gilbert Tuhabonye’s heart is that of a champion, a motivator, an inspiration.
Posted: 09/16/2013 - It's been said and heard a million times: "Do the crime, do the time." But when it comes to violent sex offenders who have already completed their sentences, it's more like "you might do the crime, so do the time. Again."
Posted: 09/05/2013 - In 1879 the Texas Legislature passed an act that established a school specifically designed to help “elevate the standard of education throughout the state.” It was known as the Sam Houston Normal Institute.
Posted: 07/18/2013 - These are the three cardinal rules in which citizens of Astro City must obey. They are also the titles of the books in Sam Houston State University sophomore Lisa Alfonso’s Rules Trilogy.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - Nineteen Sam Houston State University seniors joined the ranks of the U.S. Army on May 10, graduating from cadets to second lieutenants during the Bearkat Battalion Spring Commissioning Ceremony.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Applications are available for Huntsville residents interested in serving on a City board or commission or to be considered for re-appointment to current positions ending August 31, 2013.
Updated: 05/23/2013 - The Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center and Gift Shop is embarking upon a major milestone of celebrating the “millionth person” to sign the guestbook.
Posted: 05/10/2013 - Fifty-one years ago, Sam Houston State Teachers College senior Jon J. LaBaume was looking forward to his graduation. He would take his final class during the first summer session, then return in August to formally graduate.