Sam Houston State University

Events

February 24 - March 24, 2020

Monday, February 24

U.S. Passport Fair

United States Postal Service is partnering with the SHSU Bearkat OneCard Services and Office of International Programs on Monday, February 24th to provide...

Black History Month Event: For Humanity Panel

Join the CHSS Diversity & Inclusion Committee for a Black History Month Event on February 24, 2020 in Evans Building, Room 105. A panel discussion featuring...

Overcoming Test Anxiety

Learn the causes of test anxiety & build skills to reduce it. For more information, contact Dr. Danielle Sirles at (936)294-1720 or dns018@shsu.edu

Tuesday, February 25

Pursuit of Happiness

Just a few tips and activities designed to help you feel a little happier. For more information, contact Dr. Danielle Sirles at (936)294-1720 or...

Healthy Relationships*

Join us as we discuss your rights in intimate relationships, healthy boundaries, relationship warning signs, & important resources. New topics each...

Discover Your Strengths

SHSU students are invited to register for a Discover Your Strengths Session hosted by the Department of Leadership Initiatives. Registration is open through...

Family Dynamics Panel

Center for Diversity & Intercultural Affairs presents Family Matters. Family dynamics change from individual to individual, this program will have panelist...

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...

*Chorale Concert

*** This is a ticketed event *** Please see the Box Office website for pricing details. www.shsutickets.com

Wednesday, February 26

Taking the Heat: What can studying woman chefs tell us about gendered occupations

Deborah A. Harris is a Professor of Sociology at Texas State University in San Marcos, TX. Her research interests include the areas of social inequality,...

Zen Den

Join the Office of Health Promotion and Newton Gresham Library to relax and unwind with puzzles, board games, massagers, coloring books and more!

Preparing for the CJ Career Fair & Resume Check-In

The CJ Career Fair is happening on March 4! Our Career Counselor can help get you ready to network with all our visiting employers so you can make an...

PC Cinema

The SHSU Program Council presents PC Cinema, a monthly event where students can come and watch a free movie on campus. Students must bring a valid student ID...

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 27

Volunteer Opportunities and Organizations Fair

About the Fair: The Volunteer Opportunities and Organizations Fair aims to connect SHSU student with Huntsville and surrounding area community agencies as...

Expressive Arts

Experience the healing power of art. Artistic talent NOT required! Art supplies provided. For more information, contact Dr. Danielle Sirles at (936)294-1720...

SHSU Presidential Search - Student Forum

Students, here is your opportunity to provide input and ask questions related to the qualities that you would like to see in the next president of SHSU. ...

ORSP Grant Workshop -- National Endowment for the Humanities

Join ORSP and TRIES Senior Scholar Professor John Gruesser for a grant workshop focused on the National Endowment for the Humanities. Learn about the...

SHSU Presidential Search - Faculty Forum

The search for the next president of Sam Houston State University has begun.As part of the presidential search process, campus community members are invited...

SHSU Presidential Search - Staff Forum

The search for the next president of Sam Houston State University has begun.As part of the presidential search process, campus community members are invited...

Ars Perpetua New Music Recital**

This recital will be featuring works by SHSU student composers. This event is not ticketed

How to Campfire

Come build community while learning to safely start, and put out fires using different techniques and resources. Individuals will be able to start their own...

Student Art Association Spring Juried Show Reception

Student Art Association will be holding our annual Spring Juried Show, open to the public from February 27th to the 29th. This show features students work...

Sex in the Dark

A Q&A panel answering student's anonymous questions about sex, sexual health, and relationships. Presented by the Office of Health Promotion

Contemporary Music Festival Concert #1*

This recital will be featuring works by Robert Xavier Rodriguez This event is not ticketed

Friday, February 28

ACE Personal Training Prep Class

Rec Sports is offering the ACE Personal Trainer Certification Prep Course! This course will help prepare you to take a nationally accredited certified...

Bearkat Softball

Join us at the Sam Houston State Softball Stadium as the Bearkats take on North Dakota State.

Tango: Contemporary Music Festival Concert #2*

This concert will be featuring Aperio and works by Robert Xavier Rodriguez This event is not ticketed

Saturday, February 29

2nd Annual Run With Sam 5k - Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020

 The Second Annual Run With Sam 5K - presented by Wiesner Huntsville - is scheduled for Saturday, February 29 on the Sam Houston State University campus. It...

Blacksmithing Demonstration

Learn about blacksmithing at Joshua's Forge, located on the Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds.

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at the Sam Houston State Softball Stadium as the Bearkats take on North Dakota State & Louisisna Tech. 12:00 PM & 6:00 PM.

10th Annual Life Member Celebration

The Life Member Celebration began in 2011 as a way to honor life members of the SHSU Alumni Association and to recognize and celebrate our newest...

Sunday, March 1

Adult CPR/AED/First Aid Training

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

Bearkat Softball

Come join us in supporting Bearkat Softball at the Sam Houston State Softball Stadium as they take on Louisisana Tech.

Monday, March 2

Mindfilness & Meditation

Take a moment to breath & refocus during this experimental workshop. Prior experience NOT required! For more information, contact Dr. Danielle Sirles...

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,...

Tuesday, March 3

Healthy Relationships*

Join us as we discuss your rights in intimate relationships, healthy boundaries, relationship warning signs, & important resources. New topics each...

Surviving a Break-up

The ending of a relationship can be a painful and confusing experience. Learn how to weather the storm with these helpful tips. For more information,...

SHSU Student Alumni Association Meeting

SHSU SAA hold meetings on the 1st Tuesday and 3rd Wednesday of every month. Join us at the meetings to find out how you can network with SHSU Alumni and...

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on Louisisana Tech.

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...

Wednesday, March 4

Criminal Justice Career Fair

Come ready to network with various agencies! Dress in your best interview attire and bring several copies of your resume.

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,...

FYI There's a DIY

Program Council hosts FYI There’s a DIY one Wednesday a month and encourages students to come get creative and excited while getting informed and having a...

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on Louisiana Tech.

Intramural Home Run Derby

Do you have the best swing on campus? Compete in our Intramural Sports Home Run Derby at Holleman Field to see who can hit the most balls out the...

PC Cinema

The SHSU Program Council presents PC Cinema, a monthly event where students can come and watch a free movie on campus. Students must bring a valid student ID...

Scams, Fraud, & Identity Theft

Did you know that college students are a highly-targeted population when it comes to identity theft? Join the Student Money Management Center for the...

Sunset Yoga

Come join us for an evening of Yoga. Stretch, relax, and leave feeling great! We'll be hosting at various locations around campus, so join us for some FREE...

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

Austin Area Alumni & Friends Reception

Whether you’re a Sam Houston State University alumni or an admirer, you understand the value of an SHSU education. For more than 135 years, we have been...

Bearkat Softball

Come join us in supporting Bearkat Softball at the Sam Houston State Softball Stadium as they take on Texas Southern.

Bearkat Women's Basketball

Join us at Johnson Coliseum for Women's Basketball last home game against Texas A&M Corpus Christi March 4 at 6:30 PM. If you have a talent, contact...

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...

Thursday, March 5

Safe Spring Break

Do you want to have a safe and smart spring break, but you're unsure how? Join the Office of Health Promotion for an afternoon of interactive activities...

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,...

Harlem Globetrotters

We’re pushing the limits of basketball and having even more fun. Don’t miss the one and only Harlem Globetrotters in an all-new tour. There will be new...

*Symphony Orchestra Concert

*** This is a ticketed event *** Please see the Box Office website for pricing details. www.shsutickets.com

Friday, March 6

ACE Personal Training Prep Class

Rec Sports is offering the ACE Personal Trainer Certification Prep Course! This course will help prepare you to take a nationally accredited certified...

Book Talk & Signing:  Brian Kilmeade, Sam Houston & the Alamo Avengers

Brian Kilmeade, New York Times bestselling author and Fox News host, will be signing copies of his newest release SAM HOUSTON AND THE ALAMO AVENGERS: THE...

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on Houston Baptist.

Saturday, March 7

Hiking Big Bend National Park Adventure Trip

Adventures are bigger in Texas. Join us for day hiking and exploring the awesome wilderness of Big Bend National Park. We'll hike the tallest peak, Emory...

Spinning & Weaving Demonstration

Learn about spinning & weaving between 10AM and 2PM at the Bear Bend Cabin, located on the Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds. Just look for the orange...

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on Houston Baptist

Sunday, March 8

Hiking Big Bend National Park Adventure Trip

Adventures are bigger in Texas. Join us for day hiking and exploring the awesome wilderness of Big Bend National Park. We'll hike the tallest peak, Emory...

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on Houston Baptist.

Monday, March 9

Hiking Big Bend National Park Adventure Trip

Adventures are bigger in Texas. Join us for day hiking and exploring the awesome wilderness of Big Bend National Park. We'll hike the tallest peak, Emory...

Tuesday, March 10

Hiking Big Bend National Park Adventure Trip

Adventures are bigger in Texas. Join us for day hiking and exploring the awesome wilderness of Big Bend National Park. We'll hike the tallest peak, Emory...

Wednesday, March 11

Hiking Big Bend National Park Adventure Trip

Adventures are bigger in Texas. Join us for day hiking and exploring the awesome wilderness of Big Bend National Park. We'll hike the tallest peak, Emory...

Thursday, March 12

Friday, March 13

ACE Personal Training Prep Class

Rec Sports is offering the ACE Personal Trainer Certification Prep Course! This course will help prepare you to take a nationally accredited certified...

Bearkat Softball

Come join us in supporting Bearkat Softball at the Sam Houston State Softball Stadium as they take on Texas A&M Corpus Christi at 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM.

Saturday, March 14

Woodworking Demonstration

Between 10AM and 2PM swing by the Guerrant Cabin, located on Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds, to learn about woodworking. Mr. Larry Johnson will be in...

Bearkat Softball

Come join us in supporting Bearkat Softball at the Sam Houston State Softball Stadium as they take on Texas A&M Corpus Christi.

Sunday, March 15

Monday, March 16

Tuesday, March 17

Intramural Softball League

Online Registration Deadline: Mar. 17 Fee: FREE Faculty & Staff are welcome! The Intramural Sports program provides the opportunity to compete and have...

Last Day to Register and to Process Schedule Changes for 7 1/2 Week (7B) Courses by 11:59 PM

No registration permitted past this deadline

Zen Den

Join the Office of Health Promotion and Newton Gresham Library to relax and unwind with puzzles, board games, massagers, coloring books and more!

St. Patrick's Day

Center for Diversity & Intercultural Affairs presents St. Patrick's Day. Come and learn about the history and culture of the Irish. Activities and takeaways...

Healthy Relationships*

Join us as we discuss your rights in intimate relationships, healthy boundaries, relationship warning signs, & important resources. New topics each...

Taming Your Temper

Identify what makes you angry & learn tips to regain control. For more information, contact Dr. Danielle Sirles at (936)294-1720 or dns018@shsu.edu

Outdoor Cooking

Have you ever heard someone say that food tastes better when you cook it outside? Well, we think it’s true! We will teach you how to create cuisine in dutch...

Bearkat Softball

Come join us in supporting Bearkat Softball at the Sam Houston State Softball Stadium as they take on Texas State.

Friends of Music Gala

This event is only for Sam Houston State University's Friends of Music, invitation only.

Transitioning to Graduate School

​​​​​​Are you unsure what to expect when you transition to graduate school? Grab a friend and come out to the Lunch and Learn to find out how. You will hear...

Wednesday, March 18

PC General Interest Meeting

Program Council is the official SHSU student programming board that plans and implements activities and events for the entire student body. Come meet current...

Chat & Chew

Center for Diversity & Intercultural Affairs presents Women's History Month Chat & Chew. Come, enjoy some food, and join the conversation around the history...

Self-Compassionate Living

Learn ways to develop & practice self-compassion & how to be kinder to yourself. For more information, contact Dr. Danielle Sirles at (936)294-1720 or...

Our World, Our Medicine: Critical Thinking through Deliberative Dialogue

Students eligible: All graduate and undergraduate students enrolled at Sam Houston State University (SHSU) in the spring 2020 semester who have read the...

SHSU Student Alumni Association Meeting

SHSU SAA hold meetings on the 1st Tuesday and 3rd Wednesday of every month. Join us at the meetings to find out how you can network with SHSU Alumni and...

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

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on Maryland.

Thursday, March 19

Registration Begins for Summer 2020

See the Registration Schedule for details.

Intramural Billiards/8-Ball

Do you consider yourself a regular pool hall hustler? Do you find yourself wishing for a chance to compete in a tournament to see how good you really are?...

*Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Lab Band Concert

*** This is a ticketed event *** Please see the Box Office website for pricing details. www.shsutickets.com

Friday, March 20

Spring 2020 Transfer Student Essay Contest

Students eligible: All undergraduate transfer students who are currently enrolled full-time (minimum 12 hours) at Sam Houston State University in the...

Spring 2020 Freshman Essay Contest

Students eligible: All first-time freshmen who are currently enrolled full-time (minimum 12 hours) at Sam Houston State University and began in the 2019-2020...

ACE Personal Training Prep Class

Rec Sports is offering the ACE Personal Trainer Certification Prep Course! This course will help prepare you to take a nationally accredited certified...

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on New Orleans.

Saturday, March 21

Kick Wheel Pottery Demonstration

Learn about the art of kick wheel pottery between 10AM and 2PM at the Raven's Pottery Shed, located on the Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds. You might...

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on New Orleans.

Sunday, March 22

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on New Orleans.

Monday, March 23

SHSU Sciences Graduate Fair

Would you like to attend graduate school in the sciences? Stop by the Pirkle Building Foyer to learn more about SHSU graduate programs on 3/23 from...

Safe Horizon: an event on Domestic Violence

Center for Diversity & Intercultural Affairs presents Safe Horizon: an event on Domestic Violence. Domestic Violence is a sort of abuse that is preventable...

Tuesday, March 24

SHSU Humanities Graduate Fair

Would you like to attend graduate school in the humanities? Stop by the CHSS Building Foyer to learn more about SHSU graduate programs on 3/24 from...

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*

Join us as we discuss your rights in intimate relationships, healthy boundaries, relationship warning signs, & important resources. New topics each...

Suicide Prevention Training

Learning suicide prevention skills can help save a life! For more information, contact Dr. Danielle Sirles at (936)294-1720 or dns018@shsu.edu * For more...

Bearkat Baseball

Join us at Don Sanders Stadium as the Bearkats take on Houston.

February 24 - March 24, 2020