Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Arts & Education Week Coming In September

    Coming up soon, in September, the 7th through the 13th, it’s National Arts & Education Week. We asked SHSU’s Marketing Coordinator for the College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication, Emily Binetti, what the university…

  • Congressman Brady Comments On Lingering Issues With Obamacare

    Are there still issues with Obamacare? Congressman Kevin Brady has a laundry list . . . .  

  • SHSU “Welcome Week” — Thursday Update

    “Welcome Week” continues the fall semester startup celebration at SHSU. Associate Director for Student Activities Brandon Cooper tells us what’s on the schedule for today . . . .  

  • HISD Moving Toward In-House Athletic Field Maintenance

    HISD is moving in the direction of doing their own lawn maintenance on their athletic fields. The school district would start by not renewing their contract with Liles Lawn Service for the fields. Interim Superintendent…

  • Coordinating Board Awards Nursing, Dietetics Grant To SHSU

    The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has awarded Sam Houston State University $150,000 to assist with the recruitment and retention of students for two academic programs in which minority students have been historically underrepresented. The…

  • Chamber’s “Business After Hours” Today

    Make Plans to attend the next Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce “Business After Hours” today as they spotlight their newest members.  The event will be held in the Chamber of Commerce Board Room located at…

  • White House Press Secretary Comments On ISIL Threats

    In a White House briefing Wednesday, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest responded to a question about Douglas MacArthur McCain, an American killed in Syria over the weekend allegedly fighting on behalf of the ISIL…

  • New Arrest In Connection With Recent Smith Murder

    According to the Inmate Bookings Report we receive from the Walker County Sheriff’s Department, 19-year-old Donald Ray Williams, Jr., was booked into the Walker County Jail on a charge of murder at 7:35 in the…

  • HISD Approves Budget And Tax Rate

    The HISD Board of Trustees met for a Special-Called Board meeting last night at the Hawkins Administration Building to approve the 2014-15 Budget and Tax Rate. Following a pause for a public hearing and board…

  • SHSU “Welcome Week” — Wednesday Update

    Welcome Week at SHSU keeps rolling along. Associate Director for Student Activities Brandon Cooper has today’s update . . . . WELWKWED8-26-14 Brandon also tells us that Casino Night is one of the largest events…