Category Archives: SFA News

SFA Gardens’ Theresa and Les Reeves Lecture Series to feature director of the Baker Arboretum

Stephen F. Austin State University’s SFA Gardens will host the monthly Theresa and Les Reeves Lecture Series at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, in the Brundrett Conservation Education Building at the Pineywoods Native Plant Center, 2900 Raguet St. Dr. Martin … Continue reading

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SFA School of Human Sciences associate professor awarded mentoring professorship

Dr. Chay Runnels, associate professor, hospitality administration program coordinator and graduate program co-coordinator at Stephen F. Austin State University, is the latest recipient of an endowed professorship established to reward faculty members who serve as excellent mentors and teachers. The … Continue reading

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Retired SFA communication professor receives Texas Association of Broadcasters’ Educator of the Year Award

Designer of the award-winning Stephen F. Austin State University radio station KSAU-FM and more than 30-year faculty member Dr. William “Joe” Oliver was selected to receive the 2016 Texas Association of Broadcasters’ Educator of the Year Award. “Because of my … Continue reading

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SFA students collecting denim for third year with Cotton Incorporated

This fall, Stephen F. Austin State University students will again partner with Cotton Incorporated to collect denim for the Blue Jeans Go Green project. This recycle program encourages people to donate denim to be “upcycled” into UltraTouch denim insulation. Jamie … Continue reading

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SFA Gardens to host herbal soap seminar

Stephen F. Austin State University’s SFA Gardens will host a soap-making workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 10, in Room 101 of the Brundrett Conservation Education Building at the SFA Pineywoods Native Plant Center, 2900 Raguet St. The … Continue reading

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SFA Alumni Association presents 2016 Alumni Awards

The Stephen F. Austin State University Alumni Association will honor eight alumni during its annual awards banquet beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, in the Baker Pattillo Student Center Grand Ballroom. The Alumni Association awards its highest honors to … Continue reading

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Reading of ‘Love Letters’ to benefit SFA theatre scholarships

An informal, intimate evening with two of the most beloved performers in East Texas is a must-see event when the Friends of Theatre at Stephen F. Austin State University host a reading of A.R. Gurney’s “Love Letters” at 7:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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SFA education majors attend Student-Teacher Orientation

Hundreds of Stephen F. Austin State University education students who will soon graduate and begin teaching attended SFA’s Student-Teacher Orientation Thursday, Aug. 18. Throughout the day, James I. Perkins College of Education faculty members discussed student-teaching guidelines, handbook policies and … Continue reading

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Large-scale mixed-media drawings featured in Troutman exhibition

The Stephen F. Austin State University School of Art will present as its first exhibition of the 2016-17 academic year, “Christopher Troutman: Drawing and Narrative,” which runs Aug. 31 through Oct. 14 in Griffith Gallery in the Griffith Fine Arts … Continue reading

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SFA’s Heterodyne Duo presents concert of saxophone, percussion music

The Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts and School of Music will present the Heterodyne Duo in concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29, in Cole Concert Hall in the first recital of the 2016-17 Cole Performing … Continue reading

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