When: April 28 – 29, 8 p.m.
April 29, 2 p.m., Matinee
Where: University Theatre Center
Erica Starr Theatre
Watch the Corny Collins Show like you’ve never seen it before in the Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre’s production of Hairspray the musical. SHSU alumni Greg Graham has returned to Huntsville to choreograph the show after working on both the Broadway production and NBC’s Hairspray Live. Don’t miss this vibrant, energy-filled production that is sure to please the whole family. Tickets are available through www.shsu.edu/boxoffice.
Contact: Katie Stefaniak Prior (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Retirement Celebration for Dr. Phil Swicegood
Dept. of Language, Literacy & Special Populations
When: Thursday, May 4, 3 – 5 p.m.
Where: LSC 320
Phil has taught at SHSU for 34 years. Be sure to stop by to say good-bye, reminisce, and enjoy the food!
Contact: William Calderhead (4-4638; email@example.com)
Extended Library Hours for Finals Week
Newton Gresham Library
When: Sunday, May 7 – Wednesday, May 10
Where: Newton Gresham Library
Newton Gresham Library will be open until 3:00 a.m. during finals week. Students are encouraged to take advantage of the extended hours for studying, whether individually or in groups.
Contact: Terrie Newman
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT THE GENERAL SAM HOUSTON FOLK FESTIVAL
When: Friday, May 12 – Sunday, May 14
Where: Sam Houston Memorial Museum
Volunteers are needed across the 15-acre grounds of the Sam Houston Memorial Museum when we host the General Sam Houston Folk Festival. You’re invited to support this annual community event highlighting history, education, music, and fun! Volunteers receive a FREE t-shirt (while supplies last) and free Festival admission after their shift. Not familiar with the Folk Festival? Check us out on Facebook. Then register online, or call for more details.
Contact: Erin Cassidy (4-4567; firstname.lastname@example.org)
LEGAL ISSUES IN INTERNSHIPS
When: Wednesday, May 17, 9 – 10:30 a.m.
Where: CHSS C70
Rhonda Beassie, of the SHSU Office of General Counsel, will present information regarding legal issues associated with internships to deans, department chair people, internship coordinators, and other interested campus partners. Light refreshments will be offered and 1.5 credits in Talent Management are available.
For registration directions click here.
Contact: Lisa Chaddick Clarkson (LDC010@shsu.edu)
Start Learning German Online this Summer
When: Summer Session I & Summer Session II
You can take the first-year language sequence (German 1 & 2) online this summer. The courses offer a rigorous introduction to German language and culture. Self-paced and synchronous meetings throughout both sessions. German 3 is offered in the Fall and German 4 this coming Spring.
American Studies Association of Texas (ASAT)
Deadline for submissions: October 8Please join us for this interdisciplinary conference that focuses on academic inquiry addressing American and Texas Studies. Paper and panel proposals from tenured, tenure-track, adjunct faculty and faculty-sponsored graduate and honors students are welcome. For more information about ASAT, please visit http://www.asatexas.org.
Upcoming Events - Save the Date!
May Graduation Ceremonies
Thursday, May 11, 7 p.m.
College of Education
College of Health Sciences
School of Nursing only
Friday, May 12, 9:30 a.m.
College of Criminal Justice
Friday, May 12, 2:30 p.m.
College of Health Sciences
College of Humanities & Social Sciences
Saturday, May 13, 9:30 a.m.
College of Business Administration
Saturday, May 13, 2:30 p.m.
College of Sciences
College of Fine Arts &
14th Annual Teaching & Learning Conference
Executive Assistant to the Provost