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April 29, 2016                                               Download New Submission Format [.doc] [.pdf]

PAWS AND KISSES FOR STRESS RELIEF

When: May 1 and 4
Where: NG Library Commons Area, 2nd floor entrance

Final exams are a stressful time for all students! Come interact with beautiful and happy Huntsville Pets Helping People registered therapy dogs to help lower your stress or just come by because dogs are the greatest!

Contact: Kristie Franks, kristiefranks14@shsu.edu
Download: Flyer


FIFTEENTH ANNUAL FACULTY SEMINAR ON WRITING IN THE DISCIPLINES

When: May 9-13
            Mon 12-3 p.m.; Tues-Thurs 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; Fri 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: The Woodlands Center, 4th floor

Come to a relaxed workshop to learn how writing can be used as a tool to increase student engagement and manage requirements for writing intensive courses. The seminar is open to tenured, tenure-track, and adjunct faculty, but space is limited to 15 participants. Participants must commit to the entire week. Lunch is provided each day and participants will receive a stipend and workshop materials.

Contact: Carroll Nardone (4-1472 / 4-2455; cfnardone@shsu.edu)
               Todd Primm (4-2689; tprimm@shsu.edu)
Download: Flyer


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT THE GENERAL SAM HOUSTON FOLK FESTIVAL

When: Friday-Sunday, May 13-15
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; ecassidy@shsu.edu)


THESIS AND DISSERTATION SUPPORT GROUP

When: Saturday, May 14, 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Where:
The Woodlands Center, Room 109

Join your colleagues to share strategies, and challenges in the thesis/dissertation process from 10 - 11:30 a.m. Then, if you choose, stay on for the rest of the day in rooms set aside for writing. Evidence suggests that participation in the Support Group correlates with completion! Hope to see you then. For more information, contact Dr. Bernice Strauss at sam_bss@shsu.edu.

Contact: Dr. Bernice Strauss
               936-202-5090; sam_bss@shsu.edu


NEW ONLINE COURSE IN GERMAN

When: 5/31-6/28 & 7/6-8/4/2016
Where: Online

The Department of Foreign Languages is offering a new Online sequence of German 1411 and German 1412 (Beginners German I & II) during the Summer 2016 session. Using state of the art online instructional tools and course materials, the courses will introduce student to German language and cultural history.

Contact: Dr. Ervin Malakaj (4-1444; emalakaj@shsu.edu)
Download: Course Flyer


ADDITIONAL SECTION OF INTRODUCTION TO TECHNICAL WRITING OPENS IN SUMMER

When: Summer II, weekdays from 8-9:50 a.m.
Where: Main Campus

A new course section, English 3330.04: Introduction to Technical Writing, has recently been added to the Summer II course offerings in English. Don't miss this opportunity to take one of the courses required by many degree plans across the university. Or, if you wish, take it as an elective. The course will be taught by Dr. Darci Hill.

Contact: Darci Hill (4‐1473; eng_dnh@shsu.edu)


NEW MASTER OF SCIENCE IN HEALTH CARE QUALITY AND SAFETY PROGRAM

Application Deadline for Fall 2016 Class: July 31

The Department of Health Services and Promotion within the College of Health Sciences is introducing a new master degree program in Health Care Quality and Safety. This hybrid online and in-class program is primarily aimed at working healthcare professionals who would like to seek career advancement in the increasingly prominent healthcare quality and safety field. For more program and application information please visit our website.

Contact: Dr. Yue Xie, Isabel Kirwin
               4-2717 or 4-2655; HealthQualitySafety@shsu.edu
Download: Website


Upcoming Events - Save the Date!


Spring 2016 Commencement Schedule

Thursday, May 5, 7 p.m.
College of Criminal Justice

Friday, May 6, 9:30 a.m.
College of Education

Friday, May 6, 2:30 p.m.
College of Health Sciences
College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Saturday, May 7, 9:30 a.m.
College of Business Administration

Saturday, May 7, 2:30 p.m.
College of Fine Arts & Mass Communication
College of Sciences


Cathi Gillette
Assistant to the Vice Provost
gillette@shsu.edu
4-1006

 


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