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April 26, 2019                                              Download New Submission Format [.doc] [.pdf]

Do you want to lead a study abroad program 2020?

Start planning today! This is a long process with planning required at least 12 months ahead of time. Program proposals are due on August 1, 2019, for all programs offered 2020.

Not sure where you want your program to go or how to make it happen? The Office of International Programs can connect you with program providers and partner universities that can help you plan and execute your program.  

Contact: Malin Hilmersson
                Study Abroad Coordinator
Proposals due: August 1
Website: Faculty-led Programs: Info for Faculty

Volunteers Needed 
at the General Sam Houston Folk Festival

When: Friday-Sunday, May 17 – 19
Where: Sam Houston Memorial Museum
             across from SHSU on Sam Houston Ave at 19th St

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 at or call for more details.

Contact: Derrick Birdsall (4-3153;
Download: Flyer

Seeking Faculty & Graduate Students to Take a Survey  
Includes Prize Drawing!

When: Now through May 19
Where: Online

All SHSU faculty and graduate students are invited to complete an online survey about their knowledge of and interest in the publication and dissemination of scholarly research. Participation is voluntary, takes 10-15 minutes, and involves no specific risks or benefits. Participants may enter a drawing for prizes, including a Bluetooth keyboard or a mobile photo studio. This study was approved by the SHSU Institutional Review Board (protocol #IRB-2018-11).

Contact: Erin Owens (4-4567;
Downloads: Online Survey
                     Complete Informed Consent Document    

Upcoming Events - Save the Date!

Spring Commencement Schedule

Thurs, May 9, 7 p.m.
College of Criminal Justice

Fri, May 10, 9:30 a.m.
Colleges of:
   Health Sciences
      Departments of:
      Population Health
      Family & Consumer Sciences

Fri, May 10, 2:30 p.m.
Colleges of:
   Humanities & Social Sciences
   Health Sciences
Departments of:

Sat, May 11, 9:30 a.m.
Colleges of:
   Fine Arts & Mass Communication
   Sciences & Engineering Technology

Sat, May 11, 2:30 p.m.
College of Business Administration

Cathi Gillette
Executive Assistant to the Provost


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