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SHSU Recognized As A Top Online College For Veterans

Emily Binetti, SHSU Sam Houston State University’s commitment to providing high-quality online education has received nationwide attention. OnlineColleges.com recently ranked SHSU as No. 18 on the list of, “Best Online Colleges for Veterans and Their Families in 2018.” The list ranked the 20 best universities in the nation that offer a quality ...

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Former FBI Agent To Speak On Ethics Of Enron

By Hannah Haney   Enron, America’s once seventh-largest company, went bankrupt and collapsed in December of 2001. The rise and sudden fall of the Texas-based energy-trading giant, captured the nation’s attention and raised questions of ethical decision making in the corporate world. Michael Anderson, former FBI Assistant Special Agent in charge ...

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Huntsville ISD Seeking Community Input for School Improvement

by Huntsville ISD staff Save the Date! Huntsville Independent School District is planning for two opportunities for the community to provide valuable input for school improvement. Superintendent Dr. Scott Sheppard will facilitate the sessions and we welcome parents and citizens to participate. The sessions will be the exact same so ...

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SHSU Financial Literacy Program Earns Top Rank

by Hannah Haney   Schools across the country are using financial literacy programs as a tool to encourage students to become more informed about their financial futures. Ranked No. 5 out of the Top 50 Financial Literacy Programs of 2018 by LendEDU, was the Student Money Management Center at Sam ...

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Texas Prepaid Tuition Program Enrollment Deadline Approaches

Texas families can lock in today’s cost of undergraduate tuition and school-wide required fees at Texas public colleges and universities by enrolling their children in the tax-advantaged Texas Tuition Promise Fund® prior to the close of the current enrollment period on Feb. 28. The Texas Tuition Promise Fund, the state’s prepaid ...

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HISD Invites Community to CTE Student Showcase

by HISD staff Huntsville ISD celebrates February as Career & Technical Education (CTE) Month. “Celebrate Today, Own Tomorrow!” is the theme and the perfect time to call attention to the district’s Career & Technical Education Department. We are very proud to spotlight the outstanding course offerings at Huntsville High School ...

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Regents Approve New Degree Programs and Design of Art Complex

by Emily Binetti, SHSU New Sam Houston State University degree programs and the design for a new Art Complex were among the items approved by the Texas State University System Board of Regents at their regular quarterly meeting in Beaumont, Texas on Feb. 15. In SHSU academic affairs, Regents authorized three ...

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Huntsville ISD Board Approves Administrative Hires

by HISD staff New Huntsville ISD Superintendent Dr. Scott Sheppard presented two administrative recommendations to the Board of Trustees for consideration during their regular monthly meeting on February 15. The Board approved both recommendations to hire by unanimous vote. Mr. Marcus D. Forney was approved as the Assistant Superintendent for ...

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TCEQ Offering Paid Internships for College Students

The TCEQ is now accepting applications for the Mickey Leland Environmental Internship Program. An internship will help undergraduate and graduate students learn about environmental issues, build marketable skills, and gain professional experience. Students will complete a full-time, paid internship over the summer with an assignment at the TCEQ, another state agency, ...

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Nominate a Student Volunteer for 2018 Student Heroes Award

Nominations accepted through March 19th The State Board of Education (SBOE) is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Student Heroes Award. The Student Heroes Award program recognizes Texas public school students in prekindergarten through high school who voluntarily work to assist or benefit their fellow Texas students. SBOE Chair Donna ...

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