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Donor Spotlight

Heritage Magazine: Annual Donor Report

SHSU celebrates and recognizes the people who have made a valuable commitment to our university.

by Emily Binetti

Philanthropy Today: Senior Class Legacy – Jeremiah Mathews

Jeremiah Mathews graduated in December with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. He is continuing to pursue his Master of Science in Criminal Justice here at Sam Houston State.

by Emily Binetti

Philanthropy Today: 22nd Annual Scholarship Luncheon

Last year marked the return of the Face to Face Scholarship Luncheon. This event is one of the most beloved on campus because it provides benefactors and scholarship recipients a unique opportunity to learn more about each other.

by Emily Binetti

Philanthropy Today: Her Father’s Legacy

Stacey Walker followed in her father’s footsteps in many ways–she enjoyed math and science, played sports, and worked decades in the oil and gas industry.

by Emily Binetti

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