ROTC Commissions 10 As Army Leaders


Ten SHSU graduating seniors took the Army oath of office and earned the rank of second lieutenant on Friday afternoon during the Bearkat Battalion Commissioning Ceremony. These include (first row, from right) William Tyler Chesser, Adam Lee West Sr., Catherine May Yeu, Matthew Grant Hagan, Juan Carlos Hernandez, Travis Lance Cline, (second row, from left) Jacob Edward Morrison, Cody Eugene Wellman, Carlos Reynaldo Guerro Jr., and William Richmond Yarbrough.



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Brian Domitrovic, assistant professor of history, appeared on Book TV (C-SPAN) May 1-2, speaking about his recent book "Econoclasts: The Rebels Sparked the Supply Side Revolution and Restored American Prosperity" (


Houston Chronicle education writer Jeannie Kever recently turned to Regents Professor of English Paul Ruffin for his views on university presses moving toward "digital books" as opposed to traditional ink-on-paper."We're fulfilling the ancient role of the university press, and that is to produce books," said Paul Ruffin, the Texas poet laureate for 2009 and director of the Texas Review Press at Sam Houston State University. "I don't want to give up the book because it is an art."


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