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SHSU Nursing Professor Advances Sleep Research

The School of Nursing at Sam Houston State University is no stranger to receiving recognition for the hard work of its faculty, students and alumni. Recently featured as the Best RN to BSN Program in Texas and consistently boasting a National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) pass rate higher than the national and state ...

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TPWD: Online Education Expanded as Anglers Take to the Water Across Texas

With more Texans heading to the water during quarantine to recreate and physical distance naturally, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has seen an uptick in fishing license purchases compared to this time last year. Recognizing this, TPWD has expanded its outdoor education curriculum to include online classes open to ...

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SHSU President Honored with Athena Award

The Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce recognized Sam Houston State University’s president, Dana Hoyt, as a 2020 recipient of the ATHENA Leadership Award. Inspired by the goddess of Greek mythology known for her strength, courage, wisdom and enlightenment, the ATHENA Leadership Award is presented annually to a woman based on ...

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SHSU Selects Chien-Pin Li as Dean of College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Chien-Pin Li, former associate dean for Curriculum and Technology in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Kennesaw State University, has been named the dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Sam Houston State University, effective September 1.Chien-Pin Li “As an experienced academic leader, Dr. Li ...

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HPL Summer Reading Program Goes Digital

“Imagine Your Story” with the Huntsville Public Library! The 2020 Texas Summer Reading Program will be virtual to promote social distancing while still encouraging literacy during this time. The Huntsville Public Library has purchased READsquared, a virtual reading program tracker that allows patrons to record their reading on the READsquared ...

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SHSU College of Osteopathic Medicine Receives Candidate Status

Sam Houston State University’s proposed College of Osteopathic Medicine has received Candidate status from the American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation, which is the recognized accrediting agency for the approval of colleges and programs leading to the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree.   In a multi-step accreditation ...

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SHSU’s Pirkle Center Receives Outstanding Design Recognition

Sam Houston State University’s Pirkle Engineering Technology Center has been selected for The American School & University 2018 Architectural Portfolio. The building is featured in the December edition of the AS&U magazine in the Outstanding Design category. Viewed as the ultimate tribute to education design excellence, the distinctive honor positions SHSU’s center ...

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Upcoming SHSU “All Of Us” Research Program Events

Sam Houston State University’s School of Nursing, in partnership with the Newton Gresham Library, has accepted a grant in support of the All of Us Research program from the American Association of Colleges of Nurses (AACN). The All of Us Research Program is a new effort from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). It ...

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“Don’t Mess with Texas” Scholarship Accepting Applications

Applications will be accepted through March 29, 2019 The application process for the 2019 Don’t mess with Texas Scholarship contest is now open. Any Texas high school senior currently attending public, private or home school, and planning to attend an accredited Texas college or university in the coming year, is ...

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SHSU Doctoral Student Named To Global 30 Under 30 List

Matt Panozzo, a doctoral student at Sam Houston State University and seventh grade English Language Arts teacher at Annunciation Orthodox School, is one of 30 literacy leaders named to the International Literacy Association’s (ILA) 2019 30 Under 30 list. The list celebrates rising leaders in the literacy field—a cohort of young innovators, ...

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