Bearkat Receiver Competes at Highest Level

After three seasons at Harvard University, where he earned his bachelor's degree in economics, Houston native Cody Chrest transferred to Sam Houston State University to play out the rest of his eligibility with the Bearkats before reaching the highest level of football.

SHSU Boasts High Rankings In U.S. News And World Report

For the third consecutive year, Sam Houston State University has placed among the top colleges and universities for social mobility in U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings.

Joyce McCauley Among 2023 Distinguished Professor Honorees

Joyce McCauley has dedicated the past 54 years of her life to uplifting future generations through the power of education. Twenty-eight of those years have been with Sam Houston State University.

Bearkat Internships: Marissa Baumgartner

Marissa Baumgartner's transition from teaching high school English to becoming a Learning Experience Designer Intern at Hewlett-Packard (HP) over the summer is a testament to the power of education and the value of technical communication skills.

SHSU Achieves Record-Breaking Freshmen Enrollment

SHSU has announced a historic milestone, as the institution celebrates a surge in freshmen enrollment for the Fall 2023 semester.

Department Of History To Host Symposium On African American Civil War Experiences

The Department of History at Sam Houston State University has partnered with The Patricia Bookman Peters Endowed Chair in History at Texas A&M University and The Society of Civil War Historians to hold a symposium on the lived experiences of African Americans in the Civil War.

Heritage Magazine: Expanding The Competitive Landscape

Amidst a transitional and unpredictable period in the history of college athletics, Conference USA (CUSA) readies to welcome a plethora of new members, including the Sam Houston Bearkats, while maintaining a strong tradition of excellence established over nearly three decades.

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