Events

May 2017

Monday, May 1

Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month

Join us in celebrating Asian pacific islander heritage with games, activities, and free prizes.

De-Stress Fest 2017

Movie Night Come watch Guardians of the Galaxy and wind down with some free pizza and good company.

Spring De-Stress Fest 2017

Movie Night Come watch Guardians of the Galaxy and wind down with some free pizza and good company.

Tuesday, May 2

Pattern of Precedent:  Quilts of the 19th Century exhibit display

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is offering a rare opportunity for the public to view quilts from the museum's collection. "Pattern of Precedent: Quilts of...

De-Stress Fest

Tuesday, May 2nd-Free Massages in the LSC Atrium from 10 am to 1 pm Wednesday-May 3rd-Paws and Kisses in the LSC Mall Area from 10 am to 1 pm Thursday-May...

Spring De-Stress Fest 2017

Tuesday, May 2nd-Free Massages in the LSC Atrium 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Wednesday, May 3rd - Paws and Kisses in the LSC Mall Area 10:00 am to 1:00...

Spring De-Stress Week

Join us during the first week of May for events aimed at helping you de-stress. It all starts on Monday, May 1 with "Movie Night." Come watch Guardians of...

Suicide Awareness Event

Come join the effort to bring awareness and support to those affected by suicide. Stop by our tent in the LSC Mall area between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. on...

Suicide Awareness Event

Come join the effort to bring awareness and support to those affected by suicide. Stop by our tent in the LSC Mall area between 11:30am and 1:00pm on...

Public History Event

The Yellow Fever epidemic of 1867 that swept through Huntsville and the surrounding area was one of the most notable biological disasters in Texas history....

Mingling With The Media: Khambrel Marshall

Sam Houston State University’s student-run public relations firm Priority One will be hosting Khambrel Marshall, news anchor for KPRC Local 2 as a part of...

Student Government Association Meeting

The Student Government Association here at Sam Houston serves as the official voice of the student body! We strive to promote the welfare of the student...

50¢ Hot Dog Night

Come out and enjoy 50¢ hot dogs at Don Sanders Stadium as your Bearkats face University of Houston!

Wednesday, May 3

Pattern of Precedent:  Quilts of the 19th Century exhibit display

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is offering a rare opportunity for the public to view quilts from the museum's collection. "Pattern of Precedent: Quilts of...

Paws and Kisses Spring De-Stress Fest 2017

Your favorite thing in the world is on campus and they're full of love! Come pet some of the cutest puppies in Huntsville and receive all their kisses!

Public History Event

The Yellow Fever epidemic of 1867 that swept through Huntsville and the surrounding area was one of the most notable biological disasters in Texas history....

Intramural Soccer World Cup

Date: Wednesday, May 3 Time: 6 p.m. Location: Fee: FREE The Intramural Sports program provides the opportunity to compete and have fun in various team and...

Thursday, May 4

Pattern of Precedent:  Quilts of the 19th Century exhibit display

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is offering a rare opportunity for the public to view quilts from the museum's collection. "Pattern of Precedent: Quilts of...

Public History Event

The Yellow Fever epidemic of 1867 that swept through Huntsville and the surrounding area was one of the most notable biological disasters in Texas history....

Spring De-Stress Fest 2017

Free hamburgers, hot-dogs, ice cream, pop-corn, water and grilling games!! Also stop by and see if you are a lucky winner! Prizes will be raffled every 30...

2017 Animation Festival

The SHSU Department of Art invites you to their 2017 Animation Festival, where students will showcase their works from this past semester.

Flipped

The SHSU Department of Dance invites you to their senior-choreographed show, "Flipped." Tickets are avaliable on shsu.edu/boxoffice under "Senior Showcase"

Friday, May 5

Pattern of Precedent:  Quilts of the 19th Century exhibit display

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is offering a rare opportunity for the public to view quilts from the museum's collection. "Pattern of Precedent: Quilts of...

Public History Event

The Yellow Fever epidemic of 1867 that swept through Huntsville and the surrounding area was one of the most notable biological disasters in Texas history....

Flipped

The SHSU Department of Dance invites you to their senior-choreographed show, "Flipped." Tickets are avaliable on shsu.edu/boxoffice under "Senior Showcase"

Saturday, May 6

Pattern of Precedent:  Quilts of the 19th Century exhibit display

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is offering a rare opportunity for the public to view quilts from the museum's collection. "Pattern of Precedent: Quilts of...

SHSU Day At The Races- Kentucky Derby

The SHSU Alumni Association will host the third annual SHSU Day at the Races on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at the Sam Houston Race Park (Houston, TX). A section...

Public History Event

The Yellow Fever epidemic of 1867 that swept through Huntsville and the surrounding area was one of the most notable biological disasters in Texas history....

Flipped

The SHSU Department of Dance invites you to their senior-choreographed show, "Flipped." Tickets are avaliable on shsu.edu/boxoffice under "Senior Showcase"

Sunday, May 7

Pattern of Precedent:  Quilts of the 19th Century exhibit display

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is offering a rare opportunity for the public to view quilts from the museum's collection. "Pattern of Precedent: Quilts of...

Monday, May 8

Final Examinations

Includes Monday Night (MN), Tuesday Night (TuN), Wednesday Night (WN) and Thursday Night (ThN) Final Examinations

Staff Council Conversations

Brought to you by SHSU Staff Council. Join your fellow SHSU staffers for a guided discussion on some of the hottest topics in Higher Education. May 8th will...

Don't Sleep Through Finals

Stop by and study with the SHSU Program Council on Monday in the LSC Ballroom! Students will be provided with study space, supplies, and food, while supplies...

Tuesday, May 9

Final Examinations

Includes Monday Night (MN), Tuesday Night (TuN), Wednesday Night (WN) and Thursday Night (ThN) Final Examinations

Save on Popular Software

Students can save up to 85% on the most popular software available. Order online and download now or have your order shipped to your door. Go to...

TSUS Regents' Student Scholar Search

When: Monday, July 17 (Application Due Date) Where: Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, LSC, Suite 303 We are looking for top performing...

Wednesday, May 10

Final Examinations

Includes Monday Night (MN), Tuesday Night (TuN), Wednesday Night (WN) and Thursday Night (ThN) Final Examinations

Lavender Graduation

SHSU is proud to honor LGBTQ+ students in a special ceremony featuring guest speakers, entertainment, certificates, honor cords, and refreshments. Lavender...

SHSU LGBTQI+ Faculty & Staff Mixer

The SHSU LGBTQI* Faculty and Staff Network is hosting a mixer for LGBTQI* identified professionals. For more information about the network, visit our...

Bearkat Baseball vs Dallas Baptist

The Bearkats face Dallas Baptist in a midweek matchup.

Thursday, May 11

Final Examinations

Includes Monday Night (MN), Tuesday Night (TuN), Wednesday Night (WN) and Thursday Night (ThN) Final Examinations

Friday, May 12

General Sam Houston Folk Festival

The General Sam Houston Folk Festival in historic Huntsville, Texas. — Enjoy a fun variety of live entertainment and cultural activities for every family...

CHSS Graduation Reception

Join the College of Humanities and Social Sciences as we celebrate graduation! CHSS majors and minors are invited to attend a reception in the CHSS building...

SHSU Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

Come to see 10 Bearkats be commissioned as the newest Lieutenants in the United States Army. Guest Speaker Mr. Randall Martin Pais, Civilian Aide to the...

Saturday, May 13

General Sam Houston Folk Festival

The General Sam Houston Folk Festival in historic Huntsville, Texas. — Enjoy a fun variety of live entertainment and cultural activities for every family...

Sunday, May 14

General Sam Houston Folk Festival

The General Sam Houston Folk Festival in historic Huntsville, Texas. — Enjoy a fun variety of live entertainment and cultural activities for every family...

Monday, May 15

First Class Day for Mini Session

- SHSU mini-mester classes begin Monday, May 15. - Last day to drop without a "Q" grade and receive 100% refund for Mini Session classes. - Dropping full...

23rd Annual Faculty & Staff Golf Tournament

Bring three of your co-workers and register by Monday, May 8 for the 23rd Annual Faculty and Staff Golf Tournament, scheduled for Monday, May 15. The...

Wednesday, May 17

Utah Grand Adventure

If the trip is full, please email Lara Patterson to be added to the waitlist. For an incredible experience and unforgettable memories, join the Outdoor...

Webinar: Protect your Institution & Mitigate Risks from Lawsuits

Lawsuits involving students, administrators, and faculty are inevitable. Proactive risk management policies and procedures will protect your institution's...

Staff Council Spring Social

You are invited to the Staff Council Spring Social on May 17th from 2pm-4pm in the LSC Kat Klub. Stop by to play xbox, air hockey, foosball, ping pong or...

Thursday, May 18

Bearkat Baseball vs Incarnate Word

The Bearkats are back in action with a conference series against Incarnate Word. The Bearkats start play at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 18, 6:30 p.m. on...

Friday, May 19

Last Day to Drop Mini-Session Courses or Labs with a "Q" Grade

Notes: - Students will not be permitted to drop Mini-Session courses after this date - they will receive the grade they have earned - Dropping full...

Food Pantry Distributions

The Sam Houston State University Food Pantry strives to help students who struggle with food insecurity, to raise awareness about food insecurity, and to...

Bearkat Baseball vs Incarnate Word

It's "Friday Night Family Night" and each reserved chairback seat comes with a hotdog, popcorn, and a drink!

Saturday, May 20

Bearkat Baseball Senior Day vs Incarnate Word

It's Senior Day at Bearkat baseball as they face Incarnate Word for the last home game of the season.

Sunday, May 21

Adult CPR/AED/FA Training

The American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED program helps participants recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies. This...

Thursday, May 25

Friday, May 26

Last Day to Submit Draft of Thesis/Dissertation to Library for First Format and Style Review

See Thesis & Dissertation website for more information

Monday, May 29

Tuesday, May 30

Strong by Zumba - Tuesdays

This class (taught by Monica) is a combination of HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training), body weight exercises, strength and conditioning lead by the...

Barre Toning - Tuesdays

Meet us at the barre and experience a fun full body workout that incorporates ballet, yoga, and Pilates to strengthen, tone, and stretch. Join Jenna for this...

Wednesday, May 31

First Class Day. Late Registration. Process Class Schedule Changes

- Refer to Schedule of Classes for Details - Evening Classes Begin

Pop Pilates - Wednesdays

This total body Pilates workout, taught by Darby, sculpts a rock solid core and strong, lean muscles by challenging you to flow from one exercise to the next...

Zumba - Wednesdays

The fitness craze that fuses Latin-based rhythms with motivating music, unique moves, and challenging combinations. Ditch the workout and join the party with...

May 2017