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SHSU Houstonian newspaper turns 100

Former, current staff members reflect on experiences

 Current staff members and alumni of The Houstonian reflect on what it is like being on staff. Full story


State of the University in 1913

A summary of what the Sam Houston Normal Institute was when the Houstonian began in 1913. Full story


Houstonian hosts open house tonight

Tours, live music, food to celebrate historic date

The Houstonian will celebrate 100 years with an open house on Tuesday. Full story


The evolution of newspaper technology

From the press to cyberspace

From “Here ye” to “Here and now”, the technological advancements in communication played a huge role in the ever changing path of journalism. As The Houstonian celebrates its 100thyear anniversary, let’s look back at how far the print media industry has come. Full story

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Houstonian alumnus recalls ‘terrible loss’

Staff photographer Randall Beaty was first reporter on scene at Old Main fire

Alumnus photographer reflects back on his time on staff. Full story


Editor of Houstonian in 1982 remembers Old Main

A reprint editorial from the Feb. 16, 1982, issue of the Houstonian. Full story


Newspaper changed design drastically over the century

From the first paper on Dec. 3, 1913 to the 100th year anniversary on Dec. 3, 2013 The Houstonian has changed in layout and style. Full story