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American Society Of Microbiology, Texas Branch Elects SHSU President

Madhusudan Choudhary, associate professor of Biological Sciences, has been elected president of the American Society of Microbiology, Texas branch.

by Hannah Haney

Civil War Study Trip Immerses Students In Historical Battlefields

Four snaps and seven tweets ago, nine undergraduate students from Sam Houston State University set out on a journey across history. These students escaped modern technology of the 21st century for a 17-day trip across history as they visited former battlefields for their Civil War study away trip.

by Wes Hamilton

Poetry And Fiction Author Hosted By MFA Program

Cohen will meet with students for a craft lecture at 3 p.m. in Evans Complex 212 and will give a public reading from her work at 5 p.m. in Ralph Pease Auditorium (Evans 105). Both events are free and open to the public. The university bookstore will have copies of Cohen’s books available for sale at the reading, and she will be available to sign copies.

by Wes Hamilton

Professor Receives Distinguished Rural Sociologist Award

Gene Theodori, professor of Sociology, received the 2019 Distinguished Rural Sociologist Award from the Rural Sociological Society at its annual meeting in August.

by Wes Hamilton

Community Event To Celebrate Arts And Media

Art, music, theatre, dance and film are all in store for Huntsville area audiences as Sam Houston State University College of Arts & Media presents Prelude on Sept. 27.

by Emily Binetti

10 Years Later: Student Becomes The Master

In 2009, Katelyn Bruno was 20 years-old and dreaming of becoming a scientist in SHSU professor, Ilona Petrikovic’s Chemistry lab. Now, ten years later, she runs her own laboratory as an instructor of medicine and research associate at the Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Medicine Department in Florida.

by Hannah Haney

Best-Selling Author Tara Westover To Visit SHSU

The arrival of New York Times bestselling author Tara Westover to the Sam Houston State University campus on Sept. 25 will kick-off the 2019-2020 Common Reader Program.

by Hannah Haney

ELITE Honored At Texas Student Leadership Summit

ELITE was created to actively recruit minority male students in an effort to increase retention and graduation rates among the population. For their efforts, the SHSU group was recently recognized with the 2018-19 Outstanding Male Student Program Award from the Texas Education Consortium for Male Students of Color.

by Wes Hamilton

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