2012 Houston Blue: The Story of the Houston Police Department Criminal justice professor Mitchel Roth and former Houston Post reporter Tom Kennedy offer the first comprehensive history of one of the nation’s largest police forces, the Houston Police Department, reconstructing the history of an agency that has been both innovative and controversial. Through extensive archival […]

Raven's Call

Raven’s Call

Raven’s Call is the newest SHSU tradition created to ceremonially remember students, faculty and staff who have passed away. The event was established last year, and this year 28 individuals were honored on April 12 at the memorial monument at the foot of the Ron and Ruth Blatchley Bell Tower. The idea for the ceremony […]

Commissioner's Cups

A Season of Unparalled Success

By SHSU Sports Information In Sam Houston’s 26 seasons at the NCAA Division I level, there has never been a sports year as successful as the 2012-13 campaign. The Bearkats won the baseball regular-season championship; shared titles in football, volleyball and women’s basketball and finished in the top three in seven other sports including runner-up […]


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