Garrett Center Partnership

Garrett Center Continues State Partnership

Vickie Mitchell and the team at Sam Houston State University’s Eleanor and Charles Garrett Center on Transition and Disability Studies have been blazing a trail in the lives of many on and off campus since the center’s inception in 2017.

Charles Butt scholar Star Brown

Rewrite the Stars

A Charles Butt Scholar redefines her legacy through teaching

Dr. Benita Brooks

2022 David Payne Academic Community Engagement Award: Benita Brooks

Go to the people. It is the start of a famous quote by philosopher Lao Tzu that SHSU's Benita Brooks has always considered the driving force behind her strategy to serve others. It was also an intricate reason she was named the university's 2022 David Payne Academic Community Engagement Award recipient.

Recognized Faculty and Staff

Faculty, Staff Recognized At 2022 Meeting

President Alisa White recognized university employees for their service and accomplishments during the annual Faculty and Staff Meeting on Aug. 31.

Faculty Honorees Recognized

Faculty Honorees Recognized

SHSU faculty members who have attained significant honors and achievements during the year were recently recognized at the Annual President's Academic Awards Dinner.

The Sam Houston State University campus bell tower on a clear day.

Honoring The 2022 Faculty Excellence Winners

SHSU professors whose scholarly accomplishments, service and academic engagement stand out among their peers have been honored with the 2022 Faculty Excellence Awards.

Dr. Ricardo Montelongo

College Of Education Professor Awarded

Ricardo Montelongo, associate professor of educational leadership, was recently honored by two different universities.

Commencement Spotlight: Tiffany Luna

Commencement Spotlight: Tiffany Luna

Tiffany Luna's academic achievements led her to the amazing opportunity of becoming a Terry Foundation Scholar at Sam Houston State University. While her success as a student has been impressive, she still had challenges with being the first in her family to pursue a college degree.

Baily Cowart

College of Education Supplies Packs For Baily

To find out how much B.E. Blessed has grown in the last few years, one would simply have to ask Baily Cowart and her family how many school supply donations have flooded the upstairs portion of their Conroe home in recent months.

The Center for Community Engagement Receives National Recognition

The Center for Community Engagement Receives National Recognition

The Center for Community Engagement was selected as the first-ever recipient of the national We the People Award presented by the American Democracy Project.