Student possibly infected with meningitis

Sam Houston State University officials announced a possible case of viral meningitis in a student who lives off campus. University spokeswoman Julia May said a student who visited the Student Health Center  exhibited signs which resembled the...


Twenty years strong, 67 feet high

The Statue and Visitor Center will be hosting “Big Sam’s” 20th anniversary celebration on the 25th of October. The public is invited to come out and enjoy food, activities, and musical performances.


Mascot challenge to ‘break tie’

Sammy the Bearkat is one of 13 mascots pulling for votes in the third annual 2014 State Farm Southland Conference Mascot Challenge. Currently Sammy is sitting in third place behind Texas A&M – Corpus Christi’s Izzy the Islander and Stephen...


SHSU begins accreditation review

A committee of 16 faculty and staff members at Sam Houston State University has initiated research and data collection for the university’s 5th Year Interim Report of accreditation. Currently, the committee is in the data gathering process and...


Upgrades planned for SHSU Planetarium

The sky is the limit for the Sam Houston State University physics department, and they are making visible upgrades this semester to enhance the experience at the on-campus planetarium. The SHSU planetarium is located in the Farrington Building and...

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