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Spring Commencement Information

Sam Houston State University will host nine in-person Commencement ceremonies for Spring 2021 at the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum, May 13 through 15.

by Stephanie Knific

Commencement Spotlight: Adrian Lira

Adrian Lira was impressed by the diversity of the faculty in the Counselor Education program. This was instrumental in his decision to apply and attend the graduate program. This month, he will receive his PhD in Counselor Education.

by Emily Binetti

Life-Long Learning Inspires 75-Year-Old to Complete Physics Degree

Some people are driven to continuous learning at all stages of life—whether entering college for the first time, restarting in a new career in industry, or maybe even while celebrating a 75th birthday.

by Emily Binetti

LGBTQ Bearkats Celebrate Through Lavender Graduation

Sam Houston State University’s Haven organization hosted the Lavender Graduation Celebration on May 12, to honor LGBTQ Bearkats graduating this semester.

by Emily Binetti

Commencement Spotlight: Jonathan Owens

As a first-generation student starting out a SHSU, Jonathan Owens was faced with the many challenges of navigating through a brand-new world with little experience. Despite the struggles, he found the support he needed and the spirit of perseverance, to pull-through and earn a degree.

by Emily Binetti

Telehealth And Music Therapy

Assistant Professor Carolyn Moore is working hard to continue to give students hands-on experience prior to graduation, as well as treatment for clients, while still staying safe in today’s circumstances by using a telehealth approach.

by Wes Hamilton

Heritage Magazine: Sowing Seeds Of Change

How Sam Houston State is propelling progress in sustainability.

by Wes Hamilton

Spring 2021: Campus Guide

Restarting SHSU in the midst of COVID-19 requires everyone to come together to help protect our Bearkat community. SHSU is committed to helping prevent the spread of COVID-19 and is following the Centers for Prevention and Disease Control (CDC) guidance.

by Stephanie Knific

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