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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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Africa World Documentary Film Festival exhibited on SHSU Campus

By Hannah Zedaker The SHSU Film Production program invites the public to attend the Africa World Documentary Film Festival on Monday, Feb. 15, as part of the university’s observation of Black History Month. The film festival, which is co-sponsored by the University of Missouri at St. Louis, accepts film submissions ...

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SHSU Annual Faculty Art Exhibition

The SHSU Art Department presents the 56th Annual Faculty Exhibition. The work of ten faculty members will be on view in the Gaddis Geeslin Gallery from January 25 – March 3. The exhibition includes drawing, painting, mixed media installation, video, and animation. The exhibition provides an opportunity for the community ...

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Impressionist Painting Workshop Set for February

Renowned Artist Lois Griffel will visit Huntsville to lead a four-day workshop of impressionist painting sponsored by ‘Friends of the Wynne’ and SHSU College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication. The workshop will focus on landscapes with indoor morning sessions and outdoor afternoon sessions. Registration is open and admission to ...

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20th Annual HUB Show set for March 2016

The City of Huntsville, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Sam Houston State University, the SHSU Small Business Development Center, and Walker County will together sponsor the 20th Annual Historically Underutilized Business (HUB)/Vendor Show. The HUB/Vendor Show will be held in the Walker County Storm Shelter located on Highway 75 ...

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