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SFA to host Showcase Saturday for prospective students

Future college students will have the opportunity to experience a taste of campus life during a free, action-packed open-house Saturday, March 25, at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches. Prospective students will have the opportunity to visit with university … Continue reading

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SFA theatre students to present Heifner play ‘Twister’

The Stephen F. Austin State University School of Theatre will present the student-directed, one-act play “Twister” by SFA Playwright-In-Residence Jack Heifner at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 31, and at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 1, in the Downstage Theatre … Continue reading

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SFA’s Rockin’ Axes to present ‘The History of Rock’

The Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts and School of Music will present the Rockin’ Axes performing “The History of Rock” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 30, in the Twilight Ballroom of the Baker Pattillo Student Center … Continue reading

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Lias composition to premiere at Kennedy Center

Another composition by Dr. Stephen Lias, professor of composition at Stephen F. Austin State University, will have its world premiere on a national stage when the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra performs it at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing … Continue reading

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Stone Fort Wind Quintet to perform program of woodwind favorites

The Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts and School of Music will present the Stone Fort Wind Quintet in a recital at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, in Cole Concert Hall on the SFA campus. This SFA … Continue reading

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SFA Department of History to host noted historian

Dr. Patrick Manning, who serves as the Andrew W. Mellon Professor Emeritus of World History at the University of Pittsburg, will visit Stephen F. Austin State University this month for a reception and public lecture. A former president of the … Continue reading

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SFA professor receives national, local accolades

Dr. Le’Ann Solmonson, Stephen F. Austin State University professor in the counselor education program and chair-elect of the Faculty Senate, has been named the American Association of University Women’s Woman of the Year for higher education. “I love what I … Continue reading

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SFA to host Earth Day celebration

Stephen F. Austin State University’s Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture and SFA Gardens will host an Earth Day celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 1 at the Pineywoods Native Plant Center located at 2900 … Continue reading

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SFA interior design students create cardboard furniture to learn about sustainability, construction

Stephen F. Austin State University interior design students recently put their skills to the test in a unique way: constructing furniture from cardboard. Dr. Mitzi Perritt, professor in SFA’s School of Human Sciences, tasked students in her interior materials and … Continue reading

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SFA professor named national president of the Association of Teacher Educators

Dr. Karen Embry Jenlink, professor of doctoral studies in educational leadership at Stephen F. Austin State University, recently accepted the gavel and will serve as national president of the Association of Teacher Educators during the 97th annual meeting held in … Continue reading

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