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Paid Parking System in Huntsville Starting Soon

The conversion of Bobby K. Marks Drive and Bearkat Boulevard to one-way traffic has been completed and the traffic patterns have changed. Along the two street segments over 200 paid parking spaces have been installed. Informational signs for paid parking will be installed within the next two weeks with directions ...

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New Apartments Mean New Tax Revenue, Utility Line Upgrades for City

Council OKs projects to serve $20M new units near SHSU Updated 7/10/2016 By Walker County News Today Staff The housing crunch for an increasing population of Sam Houston State University students might further be relieved this time next year with the addition of apartments that the city will support through paying only ...

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Texas Comptroller Partners with Texas A&M, Sam Houston State University to Study Monarch Butterfly

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar today announced Texas A&M University and Sam Houston State University will share about $500,000 in funding for a research project to study the monarch butterfly. The research will document the monarch butterfly population in Texas and study its migratory habits. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ...

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SHSU Hosts a New Summer Camp for Youth

Registration is now open for Art on the Edge taking place weekdays from 8am to 5pm from July 18 through July 29. This new day camp offers a unique opportunity for middle school students, entering 7th or 8th grade, to explore art created during times of conflict and crisis. After ...

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SHSU Alumni Team Up to Hit a Home Run with ‘Damn Yankees’

Damn Yankees to be co-directed by Greg Graham and Kevin Crouch.   By Hannah Zedaker   Greg Graham and Kevin Crouch were musical theatre and theatre majors at Sam Houston State University in the 1990s and early 2000s, respectively, and have since both gone on to have very successful careers ...

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Jazz Festival To Promote Education, Opportunity

by Hannah Zedaker The Sam Houston State University School of Music will host two dozen middle school, high school and college jazz bands as they compete in the sixth annual Bill Watrous Jazz Festival. The 58-year-old event, known as “the state’s oldest jazz festival” will take place in the Gaertner ...

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Scholarship Opportunity for TDCJ Employees

May 1st Deadline for Scholarship Applicants   Sam Houston State University’s (SHSU) College of Criminal Justice, in partnership with the Correctional Management Institute of Texas (CMIT), will be awarding two scholarships to TDCJ employees nominated by the agency and accepted into the SHSU Master of Science in Criminal Justice Leadership ...

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“According to Coyote” to Bring Theatre to Children for Free

By Hannah Zedaker Children and families of the Huntsville community are invited to immerse themselves in the culture of Native American tribes through “According to Coyote,” as performed by students in Sam Houston State University’s Department of Theatre and Musical Theatre. “According to Coyote” is a children’s play written by ...

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Classic French Film to be Presented at Old Town Theatre

by Hannah Zedaker SHSU’s Department of Mass Communication Classic Film series at Old Town Theatre continues with a free film screening of the 1959 French film, “The 400 Blows.” Directed by Francois Truffaut, “The 400 Blows” tells the story of the director’s own troubled childhood, through the role of his ...

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Nicolay Dance Works Brings “Romance” to Old Town Theatre

Nicolay Dance Works brings a weekend of “Romance” to Huntsville’s historic Old Town Theatre for two performances on March 4 and 5 at 8:00 pm. Featuring a diverse selection of works focused on the theme of love, the program opens with a balletic ensemble work entitled unsurprisingly – ‘Romance’.  The ...

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