Today@Sam

Today@Sam

College Of Humanities And Social Sciences Recognizes Alumni With Wall Of Honor

The Sam Houston State University College of Humanities and Social Sciences recognized SHSU alumni Ron L. Gay, Lt. Col. Vanessa Hicks-Callaway and SHSU faculty member, Terry M. Thibodeaux during the 2024 Wall of Honor ceremony on February 16.

Bearkat Breaks Barriers: John Arthur Patrick and Desegregation

John Arthur Patrick devoted himself to teaching others, but his life’s greatest lesson came before his professional career began. In 1964, he became the first Black student to be admitted to Sam Houston State University, known then as Sam Houston State Teachers College.

Bearkat Legends: Boney Watson

The following story is part of a series featuring the Bearkats inducted into Sam Houston State University’s Hall of Honor this fall. All seven inductees will be featured in Today@Sam articles throughout the academic year outlining their lives and athletic journeys.

Student Doctors Teach Elementary Students Healthy Lifestyle Habits

Sam Houston State University College of Osteopathic Medicine Health Explorers conduct a monthly outreach program for third grade students at Reaves Elementary in Conroe Independent School District.

Census Bureau Director Visits SHSU

Sam Houston State University recently hosted Robert Santos, the director of the U. S. Census Bureau in a special visit to encourage collaboration between the nation’s foremost data scientists and universities across Texas.

Alumni Spotlight: Haley Roberts

Haley Roberts does not strive to be the best woman in her profession. She strives to be the best person.

Dannie Moore Named Vice President For Student Affairs

Sam Houston State University has named Dannie Moore to serve as vice president for student affairs, effective July 1, 2024.

More News


This page maintained by SHSU's Communications Office:

Director of Content Communications: Emily Binetti

Communications Manager: Mikah Boyd
936.294.1837

Content Specialist: Campbell Atkins
936.294.2638