Sam Houston State University

Events

February 17 - March 18, 2019

Sunday, February 17

Backpacking the Lone Star Trail

Relax and recharge as we gear up for this overnight backpacking adventure onto the longest thru trail Texas has to offer and it's right in our...

Bearkat Service Break

Come join us at the Houston Food Bank! We will help serve the community through feeding those in need while also learning about food and hunger issues.

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Monday, February 18

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

11th Annual Financial Literacy Week

Join the Student Money Management Center for the 11th Annual Financial Literacy Week. A $250 scholarship will be awarded at 5:30 pm and 7:00 pm events. Free...

Financial Literacy Week: FAFSA Workshop

Financial Aid and Student Money Management Center representatives will be available to help with FAFSA, TASFA, and financial aid verification. Must have an...

Sweet Dreams (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

Tired of feeling tired? Learn how to improve your sleep through this 1-hour workshop! FREE! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Just show up for some quick...

Financial Literacy Week: Game of Loans

Presentation focusing on student loan repayment followed by a trivia game to test your knowledge of best practices in student loan repayment. Attendees will...

Film Screening:  13TH

Free screening of "13TH", a 2016 film that discusses the nation's incarcerated population. This event is part of SHSU's Black HIstory Month...

Financial Literacy Week: Family Feud Semi-Finals

The Student Money Management Center along with the Student Government Association will host four teams as they compete against each other in answering...

Tuesday, February 19

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Casting Call for Students, Staff, & Faculty

Want to represent SHSU to future Bearkats? Stop by to submit your profile and your schedule then be on your way!

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Financial Literacy Week: FAFSA Workshop

Financial Aid and Student Money Management Center representatives will be available to help with FAFSA, TASFA, and financial aid verification. Students...

Building Resilience (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

Depression & anxiety can happen to anyone. Come learn about common symptoms & effective coping strategies for yourself or for someone you care about during...

Healthy Relationships (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

Join us for this 1-hour workshop as we discuss your rights in intimate relationships, setting healthy boundaries with others, relationship warning signs, and...

Financial Literacy Week: Infinity Health Wars

Discussion on the cost of prevention vs. management as it relates to health care. Followed by the game Infinity Health Wars. Attendees will have the...

Financial Literacy Week: Shake and Bake - How Dreams, Teamwork and Entrepreneurship Mix to Make Success

Annie Sherman and Julie Knight, owners of Huntsville’s favorite bakery, The Best Box Ever, will share their experiences of opening the bakery. Attendees...

Wednesday, February 20

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Casting Call for Students, Staff, & Faculty

Want to represent SHSU to future Bearkats? Stop by to submit your profile and your schedule then be on your way!

Health Hut - Heart Health

Stop by the Office of Health Promotion's Health Hut to learn more about important heart health topics.

Thank A Donor Day

All students are invited to stop by our table in the Mall area on Wednesday, February 20 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and sign “Thank You” cards and send...

Black History Month Chat & Chew

Join us for food and conversation for our Black History Month Chat & Chew

Financial Literacy Week: FAFSA Workshop

Financial Aid and Student Money Management Center representatives will be available to help with FAFSA, TASFA, and financial aid verification. Students...

PC Committee Meeting

The SHSU Program Council welcomes all students interested in learning about what Program Council does and how to get involved on campus. Light refreshments...

Black Student-Staff-Faculty-Administration-Alumni Mixer

Contact Dr. Bernadette Pruitt for more information at his_bxp@shsu.edu.

Financial Literacy Week: Let's Make a Deal - Buying a Car Made Easy

Dr. Mary Funck will review factors that should be considered before signing the dotted line on a new vehicle purchase. This presentation will also include...

SHSU LGBTQI* Faculty/Staff Network Spring Social

SHSU LGBTQI* Faculty/Staff Network Spring Social at the Lowman Student Center Bowling Alley All SHSU LGBTQI* faculty and staff are welcome. Please RSVP: ...

Top Rope Belay Clinic

Learn the basics of top rope belaying and climbing wall safety. Dates: Every Wednesday Time: 6 - 8 p.m. Cost: FREE Location: Climbing Wall

Race and Mass Incarceration:  A Panel Discussion

The CHSS Diversity committee and COCJ will bring together a panel of experts to discuss Race and Mass Incarceration. This event will be held in conjunciton...

Financial Literacy Week: Making Smart Money Moves

Natalie Torres, author of Financially Savvy in 20 Minutes, will discuss the importance of setting a personal budget, avoiding runaway spending, and taking...

Our Lady of 21st Street

"What kind of **** world is this?!" asks a character at the top of Stephen Adly Guirgis's compelling, funny, and dynamic play, Our Lady of 121st Street,...

Thursday, February 21

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Casting Call for Students, Staff, & Faculty

Want to represent SHSU to future Bearkats? Stop by to submit your profile and your schedule then be on your way!

Financial Literacy Week: FAFSA Workshop

Financial Aid and Student Money Management Center representatives will be available to help with FAFSA, TASFA, and financial aid verification. Students...

Financial Literacy Week: SMMC Password

Audience members will have the opportunity to participate in the Student Money Management Center version of the game Password, a game made popular by The...

Financial Literacy Week: Family Feud Finals

The Student Money Management Center along with the Student Government Association will host the final two teams as they compete against each other in...

Our Lady of 21st Street

"What kind of **** world is this?!" asks a character at the top of Stephen Adly Guirgis's compelling, funny, and dynamic play, Our Lady of 121st Street,...

Friday, February 22

Music Therapy Awareness Weekend

The Annual SHSU Music Therapy Awareness Weekend is an event planned and run by the music therapy students of SHSU via our music therapy student organization....

SHSU Common Reader Fine Arts Juried Art Show and Awards Ceremony

“Art is an attempt to capture the truths of the world as you see it in a medium you can share with others. It is about lending your voice, your perspective...

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

CHSS Wall of Honor

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences along with the CHSS Advisory Board will recognize Paula E. Lenz (Alumni), Rowland S. Miller (Faculty), and Paul...

Our Lady of 21st Street

"What kind of **** world is this?!" asks a character at the top of Stephen Adly Guirgis's compelling, funny, and dynamic play, Our Lady of 121st Street,...

Music Therapy Coffee House

The annual SHSU Music Therapy Coffeehouse Concert is an event hosted by the music therapy student organization at SHSU and is a part of the annual SHSU music...

Saturday, February 23

Music Therapy Awareness Weekend

The Annual SHSU Music Therapy Awareness Weekend is an event planned and run by the music therapy students of SHSU via our music therapy student organization....

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Discover Your Strengths

Register today to Discover Your Strengths! Discover Your Strengths is an interactive session for students who are interested in learning more about their...

Our Lady of 21st Street

"What kind of **** world is this?!" asks a character at the top of Stephen Adly Guirgis's compelling, funny, and dynamic play, Our Lady of 121st Street,...

Our Lady of 21st Street

"What kind of **** world is this?!" asks a character at the top of Stephen Adly Guirgis's compelling, funny, and dynamic play, Our Lady of 121st Street,...

Sunday, February 24

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Monday, February 25

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Breakfast with PC

The SHSU Program Council invites students to Breakfast with PC on Monday, Feb. 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the LSC Mall. Students can build their own...

European Conference on Epigenetics

The seminar will feature approximately 10 talks and 2 poster sessions. All attendees are expected to actively participate in the conference, either by giving...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Student Organization Leadership Series

Think you know OrgLINK? Think again! There are SO many tools within OrgLINK to help you recruit and develop your organization. Attend this special workshop...

Film Screening:  "I Am Not Your Negro"

The CHSS Diversity Committee will present a free screening of the film "I Am Not Your Negro." This is in conjunction with Black History Month.

Tuesday, February 26

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Study Abroad 101

Do you want to study abroad but are not sure where to start? Attend our Study Abroad 101 information session! We'll go over our different programs,...

Healthy Relationships (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

Join us for this 1-hour workshop as we discuss your rights in intimate relationships, setting healthy boundaries with others, relationship warning signs, and...

Calm Kats (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

Join us for this 1-hour workshop to learn how to develop a self-care routine and manage stress. FREE! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Just show up for some quick...

Blueprint for Success at Sam

Learn strategies to enhance your study skills

Bingo Night

All SHSU students are invited to play Bingo with the SHSU Program Council in the LSC room 320. Doors will open starting at 5:30 PM. Bingo winners will be...

Sam Houston Birthday Celebration

On Tuesday, February 26, 2019, a special event is being planned in Austin, TX at the Austin Club (110 E 9th St, Austin, TX 78701) in celebration of Sam...

Wednesday, February 27

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Agricultural Sciences & Engineering Technology Career Fair

Join Career Services for the 2019 Agricultural Sciences & Engineering Technology Career Fair on Wednesday, February 27th in the new LSC Ballroom.

Kat Kab

Grab a ride to class in the Office of Health Promotion Kat Kab for a chance to answer health-related trivia and earn prizes. Presented by the Office of...

Leadership Over Lunch: Productive Self-Reflection

In today's fast-paced world, it can be hard to sit in silence and allow yourself to focus on your thoughts. Enjoy lunch on the Department of Leadership...

Study Abroad 101 - Online

Do you want to study abroad but are not sure where to start? Attend our Study Abroad 101 information session! We'll go over our different programs,...

Opening Reception for "Views of the Museum Complex"

Both avid photographers, museum curators Casey Roon and Derrick Birdsall have collaborated to curate a collection of favorite images they have captured...

IM Rock Climbing Competition

Held at the Climbing Center in the RSC, climbers will be tasked with completing climbing routes. The climber with the highest combined score on their top...

Mentoring and Scholarship in STEM

Dr. Donna Stokes, Associate Professor of Physics at The University of Houston, will give a talk about STEM. This event is in conjunction with Black History...

Top Rope Belay Clinic

Learn the basics of top rope belaying and climbing wall safety. Dates: Every Wednesday Time: 6 - 8 p.m. Cost: FREE Location: Climbing Wall

Thursday, February 28

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Mindfulness and Meditation (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

Take a moment to breathe and refocus during this 1-hour, experiential workshop. FREE! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Just show up for some quick tips! Visit...

Thursday Thrills: Mechanical Bull Riding

The SHSU Program Council presents Thursday Thrills! All students are invited to get their adrenaline pumping by riding a mechanical bull for free! Must bring...

Study Abroad 101

Do you want to study abroad but are not sure where to start? Attend our Study Abroad 101 information session! We'll go over our different programs,...

Friday, March 1

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Overcoming Test Anxiety (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

Learn the causes of test anxiety & build skills to reduce it during this 1-hour workshop. FREE! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Just show up for some quick...

Lunchtime Crunch Time with Recreational Sports

This shortened full body interval workout is sure to give you everything you need to reach your fitness goals while giving you the energy you need to get...

Bearkat Tennis vs. Nicholls

Bearkat Tennis vs. Nicholls

Sociable: A World Lived For Others (Dance Concert); Choreography by Kelsie Faught

Graduate Candidate - Thesis Concert This concert will have multiple showings starting @ 7:30pm. Pre-Registration required in the Department of Dance Main...

Sociable: A World Lived For Others (Dance Concert); Choreography by Kelsie Faught

Graduate Candidate - Thesis Concert This concert will have multiple showings starting @ 7:30pm. Pre-Registration required in the Department of Dance Main...

Sociable: A World Lived For Others (Dance Concert); Choreography by Kelsie Faught

Graduate Candidate - Thesis Concert This concert will have multiple showings starting @ 7:30pm. Pre-Registration required in the Department of Dance Main...

Saturday, March 2

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

SHSU Dallas Area Alumni & Friends Lunch and Reception

Join fellow SHSU alumni and friends for a reception and lunch at The Rover Grill in Frisco, Texas on Saturday, March 2nd.

Sunday, March 3

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Bearkat Tennis vs. New Orleans

Bearkat Tennis vs. New Orleans

Monday, March 4

Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogues

Students eligible: All SHSU students enrolled full-time in spring 2019 semester (undergraduates – min 12 hrs, graduates – min 9 hrs, graduates on stipend –...

Welcome Week Leader Applications Open

Welcome Week Leaders are student leaders here on campus whose goals are to ease the transition of incoming students to Sam Houston State University. They do...

Discovering Inner Strength (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

How we feel about ourselves can affect our relationships, school, work, & other areas of our lives. Learn how to (re)build your self-esteem and practice...

Women's Poetry Slam (in conjunction with Women's History Month)

The slam will feature SHSU students, faculty and staff performing spoken word and slam poems in a competition-style poetry slam (for less than 3 minutes...

Tuesday, March 5

Taming Your Temper (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

Identify what makes you angry and learn tips to regain control during this 1-hour workshop. FREE! NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Just show up for some quick...

Tunes @ Noon

Live performances in the LSC Kat Klub on the first Tuesday of every month during the lunch hour. Hosted by the Lowman Student Center, at Noon in the Kat...

Healthy Relationships (Helping Kats C.O.P.E. Workshop Series)

Join us for this 1-hour workshop as we discuss your rights in intimate relationships, setting healthy boundaries with others, relationship warning signs, and...

SHSU Common Reader Fine Arts Juried Art Show and Awards Ceremony

“Art is an attempt to capture the truths of the world as you see it in a medium you can share with others. It is about lending your voice, your perspective...

How to Make Time Work for You

Learn key strategies to take control of your time

Wednesday, March 6

Criminal Justice Career Fair

Join Career Services for the 2019 Criminal Justice Career Fair on Wednesday, MArch 6th in the new LSC Ballroom.

Health Hut - Safe Spring Break

Stop by the Office of Health Promotion's Health Hut to learn more about how to have a safe spring break!

PC Committee Meeting

The SHSU Program Council welcomes all students interested in learning about what Program Council does and how to get involved on campus. Light refreshments...

PC Cinema: Aquaman

Program Council will show "Aquaman" on Mar. 6 at 6 p.m. in the LSC Theater. All currently registered students are invited to join us and enjoy the box-office...

Top Rope Belay Clinic

Learn the basics of top rope belaying and climbing wall safety. Dates: Every Wednesday Time: 6 - 8 p.m. Cost: FREE Location: Climbing Wall

Percussion Ensemble Concert: Liquid Borders

Sam Houston Percussion Group and University Ensemble featuring music by Mexican and Canadian composers. *Free Admission

Thursday, March 7

Friday, March 8

Saturday, March 9

Sunday, March 10

Bearkat Service Break

Join us in North Alabama during Spring Break for a week of serving! We will learn about the importance of helping others by building houses for those in need.

Monday, March 11

Bearkat Service Break

Join us in North Alabama during Spring Break for a week of serving! We will learn about the importance of helping others by building houses for those in need.

Tuesday, March 12

Bearkat Service Break

Join us in North Alabama during Spring Break for a week of serving! We will learn about the importance of helping others by building houses for those in need.

Professional Development Conference

Need professional development hours? Wish you could find a conference close to home? Staff Council presents a one-day on-campus conference at no cost for all...

Wednesday, March 13

Bearkat Service Break

Join us in North Alabama during Spring Break for a week of serving! We will learn about the importance of helping others by building houses for those in need.

Thursday, March 14

Bearkat Service Break

Join us in North Alabama during Spring Break for a week of serving! We will learn about the importance of helping others by building houses for those in need.

Friday, March 15

Bearkat Service Break

Join us in North Alabama during Spring Break for a week of serving! We will learn about the importance of helping others by building houses for those in need.

Saturday, March 16

Bearkat Service Break

Join us in North Alabama during Spring Break for a week of serving! We will learn about the importance of helping others by building houses for those in need.

Bearkat Tennis vs. Stephen F. Austin

Bearkat Tennis vs. Stephen F. Austin

Sunday, March 17

Monday, March 18

Bearkat Tennis vs. UTEP

Bearkat Tennis vs. UTEP

Intramural Softball Umpires Clinic

Softball umpires training will last over the course of two days. Anyone interested in being an official must attend the mandatory interest meeting and...

February 17 - March 18, 2019