Using films and literature from the Arab world, Samar Zahrawi works to provide an understanding of and reshape ideas about the culture of her native land.
Like many students, life once got in the way of Oscar Aguilar finishing school, but having a strong family work ethic and being goal-oriented have pushed him toward his next milestone—graduation.
The Value of Democracy
Wesley Phelps’s examination of the “War on Poverty” has found that it wasn’t the redistribution of wealth, but the redistribution of power that helped Houston’s poor strike it “rich” in the 1960s.
Looking to Lead
Seniors Keshawn Hill and Michael Wade are part of a 16-player council ready to pilot the Kats to more football success in 2014.
Through its Alcohol and Drug Summit, the ADAI works to educate students on issues they may face in college. Here are nine things students will learn about by attending the event on Sept. 12.
Having Problems Getting Football Tickets?
Due to a national outage with SHSU’s online athletic ticketing service, all ticket purchases must made by calling the SHSU athletic ticket office at 936.294.1729 or by stopping by the office in the Ron Mafrige Field House. Ticket office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday. Follow Bearkat Athletics on Twitter or on Facebook for updates on the outage.
Andy Noble and Dionne Sparkman Noble "journey into deep space" for their Houston premier, Aug. 29-30 and Sept. 4-6.
The SHSU Dental Center will provide cleanings, x-rays and uncomplicated procedures for both students and employees.
Avid photographers can get exposure for their work and compete for prizes through the annual amateur photography contest.
Sam Houston Invitational
Five teams will compete in SHSU's annual volleyball tournament on Aug. 29-30 in the Johnson Coliseum.
The home opener vs. Alabama State will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday at Bowers Stadium.
Labor Day Holiday
SHSU will be closed on Monday (Sept. 1) for Labor Day.
One of only four in the country, the STAFS Facility is a remote site that serves as a state-of-the-art research and training location. STAFS researchers focus on the application of forensic sciences to the human body and the vast amount of evidence that can be gleaned from the careful recognition, collection, and preservation of that evidence. It is recognized by the Anatomical Board of Texas as a willed-body donor facility and accepts human body donations for the purposes of scientific research.