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December 2, 2016                                               Download New Submission Format [.doc] [.pdf]

HOLIDAY CONCERT

When: December 2-3, 7:30 p.m.
Where: James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center
              David and Grettle Payne Concert Hall

SHSU School of Music presents the highly anticipated annual Holiday Concert. In a festive celebration of the winter holidays, the SHSU Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Bands, and Choirs come together to present a spectacular show full of traditional holiday favorites like “Noel”, “Away in a Manger”, “Silent Night”, and “Feliz Navidad”. Tickets can be purchased online at shsu.edu/boxoffice or at 936.294.2339

Contact: James Shields (jbs045@shsu.edu)

DANCE SPECTRUM

When: Friday and Saturday, Dec. 2-3, 8 p.m.
             Saturday, Dec. 3, 2 p.m.
Where: James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center
              Dance Theatre

SHSU Department of Dance will present their biannual performance of Dance Spectrum. The greatly anticipated Spectrum is faculty choreographed and features a wide array of performance styles, from various faculty members and visiting professional choreographers, and will showcase some of the top dancers, choreographers and designers in SHSU Dance.  Tickets can be purchased online at shsu.edu/boxoffice or at 936.294.2339.

Contact: Dionne Noble (dln008@shsu.edu)


NIGHT OF PERCUSSION

When: December 4, 7:30 p.m.
Where: James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center
               David and Grettle Payne Concert Hall

Students will present and perform snare drum, mallets, timpani, multiple percussion, jazz vibraphone, and drumset. This event is free and open to the public.

Contact: John Lane (jwl002@shsu.edu)


HUNTSVILLE YOUTH ORCHESTRA CONCERT

When: December 6, 7 p.m.
Where: James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center
               David and Grettle Payne Concert Hall

The Huntsville Youth Orchestra is a community and area wide children's orchestra, which was organized to provide children who want to play string instruments a place to perform. The orchestra will be presenting a winter concert to the public free of charge.

Contact: Javier Pinell (jap032@shsu.edu)


A WYNNE HOME NUTCRACKER

When: December 6-10, 6 p.m., 7 p.m., 8 p.m. & 9 p.m.
Where: Wynne Home

Presented by Nicolay Dance Works, audiences will move throughout the historic Wynne Home from room to room and even outdoors on the grounds of the arts center, experiencing in the magical world of music and dance in the Nutcracker story, from helping to trim the Stahlbaum family tree to witnessing the climactic battle of the Mouse King and Nutcracker. There are four performances each evening. Tickets can be purchased online at nicolaydanceworks.com

Contact: Dana Nicolay (dnc_dxn@shsu.edu)


Doctorate of Education in Developmental Education Administration (Ed.D.) now accepting applications through Apply Texas

Application Deadline: March 1, 2017

The Doctor of Education in Developmental Education Administration is a fully online interdisciplinary doctoral program designed to prepare educators to develop and administer programs for underprepared community college and university students in math, reading, and/or writing.  Cohorts begin each summer.

Contact: Dr. Patrick Saxon; patrick.saxon@shsu.edu
                Brenda Rusk (4-1109; brenda.rusk@shsu.edu)
                Educational Leadership Office 4-1147
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CALL FOR PAPERS!
10th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium

Submission Deadline: March 15, 2017

All undergraduates are invited to present research at the 10th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS) being held in the College of Humanities & Social Sciences on Saturday, April 29, 2017. This conference allows students to put forward current or ongoing research in a professional environment, and three scholarships in the amount of $500 will go to best overall oral-media presentation, best overall research poster, and best overall Honors research. For more information, please visit the URS website via the Fast Links menu on the SHSU home page.

Contact: Dr. Tracy E. Bilsing (4-1477; tbilsing@shsu.edu)
               or urs@shsu.edu


Upcoming Events - Save the Date!


December Commencement Schedule

Friday, Dec 9, 9:30 a.m.
College of Criminal Justice
College of Fine Arts & Mass
    Communication

Friday, Dec 9, 2:30 p.m.
College of Health Sciences
College of Science & Engineering
    Technology

Saturday, December 10, 9:30 a.m.
College of Business Administration

Saturday, December 10, 2:30 p.m.
College of Education
College of Humanities & Social Sciences


New Research Series for Undergraduates:
ProfSpeak 2016-2017

Spring 2017
Wednesday, Jan 25, 4-5:30, EV 105
Dr. Hannah Gerber (Education)
Not so Frivolous: What Videogames
Can Teach Us About Learning

Wednesday, Feb 8, 4-5:30, EV 105
Dr. Victoria Lantz (Theatre)
Robinson Crusoe’s Island?: Tourism, Erasure, and Heritage in Tobago

Wednesday, Mar 8, 4:00-5:30, EV 105
Dr. Ervin Malakaj (Foreign Languages)
Post-68 Nostalgia and the Personal Labor of Women in Helma Sanders-Brahms’ Under the Pavement Lies the Strand

Contact: Dr. Kimberly Bell
                4-1477; Honors@shsu.edu
Download: Description of Presentations


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

 


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