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Commencement Spotlight: Carlos Zimmerman

Carlos Zimmerman has seen plenty of victories celebrated as a play-by-play announcer for 90.5 KSHU radio in Huntsville. This fall, Zimmerman celebrates a victory of his own by crossing the stage at commencement with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication from Sam Houston State University.

Bearkats Combating Burnout

Aneika Simmons, professor of management in the College of Business Administration and a faculty administrative fellow in Academic Affairs, developed this designated campus day in accordance with her fellowship and the research she has conducted on burnout at SHSU.

Commencement Spotlight: Carson Gordon

Carson Gordon, a third generation Sam Houston State University student, will be continuing her education after graduation by pursuing an MBA at SHSU.

Fall Commencement Schedule And Information

Fall 2021 Graduation Ceremonies are scheduled for Dec. 10 and Dec. 11 at the Sam Houston State University Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum. The complete schedule is posted in the link along with important information and FAQs.

SHSU Names Vice Provost

SHSU has named Anne Gaillard as the new vice provost for Academic Affairs, effective Jan. 1, 2022.

Commencement Spotlight: Vasty Nazario

A bilingual health care studies major at Sam Houston State University, Vasty Nazario plans to continue helping bridge the language barrier gap, specifically when it comes to medical information and care.

Bearkat Tradition Supports Community Need

Adhering to the university motto, “The measure of a Life is its Service,” the Department of Student Activities donated 5,000 canned goods to the Good Shepherd Mission of Huntsville on Dec. 2.

Commencement Spotlight: Mikah Boyd

Mikah Boyd’s passion for journalism led her to Sam Houston State University’s mass communications department as a transfer student. Once she arrived at SHSU, she soon found her sense of belonging and a strong support system.

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