Folklorico dance and other activities are all part of the General Sam Houston Folk Festival this Friday, Saturday and Sunday on the grounds of the Sam Houston Memorial Museum. - Photo by Brian Blalock


Museum Offers Free Admission To Military Personnel

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is joining museums nationwide in participating in the tenth summer of Blue Star Museums, a program which provides free admission to our nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families.

by Wes Hamilton

Dance Professor One Of Three Selected For Prestigious Residency

This Fall, Assistant Professor of Dance Joshua Manculich will be joining the Whim W’Him Seattle Contemporary Dance Company for a creative residency. He was one of three selected out of hundreds of applicants.

by Wes Hamilton

2019 Faculty Excellence Award Recipients Announced

Four SHSU professors whose teaching, scholarly accomplishments, service and academic engagement stand out among their peers have been honored with the 2019 Faculty Excellence Awards.

by Hannah Haney

After 30 Years, Family And Consumer Science Professor Janis White Retires

Janis White, associate professor and program director for the Department of Family & Consumer Science (FACS) Fashion Merchandising is retiring after more than 30 years at Sam Houston State University.

by Wes Hamilton

2019 Staff Excellence Award Recipients Announced

Four Sam Houston State University employees who have demonstrated excellence in service, proven commitment, commendable performance and a high level of motivation have been selected as recipients of the 2019 Staff Excellence Award.

by Hannah Haney

Meet The Bearkat Behind The Scenes Of HBO

Millions of fans across the country will soon be watching the end of a favorite TV series, Game of Thrones. As the characters on screen fight to see who controls the seven kingdoms, few people know there has been a Bearkat behind the scenes at HBO enjoying every moment of the G.O.T. hype.

by Wes Hamilton

Military Appreciation Month: Bearkat Battalion

In recognition of Military Appreciation Month, SHSU celebrates those who have served and continue to serve our country. Today we are highlighting outstanding recent graduates of the SHSU Bearkat Battalion who commissioned as officers into the United States Army on May 10.

by Hannah Haney

Undergraduates To Present Research Internationally

Two SHSU seniors, Ibeth Caceres and Kendra Ireland will present their independent research in front of an international audience at the University of Oldenburg in Germany, May 23-25.

by Hannah Haney

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