Texas State Senator Brandon Creighton and Sam Houston State University alumni, Bill Baldwin will be the featured speakers for SHSU’s 2018 summer commencement ceremonies taking place on Aug. 4 in the Johnson Coliseum.
Approximately 1,033 students have applied for degrees to be awarded in the two ceremonies.
On Saturday, Aug. 4, at 9:30 a.m. Senator Creighton will address graduates from the colleges of Business Administration, Education and Sciences & Engineering Technology.
Creighton was sworn in to the Texas State Senate in 2014 to represent the citizens of Senate District 4, which encompasses parts of Montgomery, Harris, Chambers, Jefferson and Galveston Counties.
Bill Baldwin will speak to the colleges of Criminal Justice, Fine Arts & Mass Communication, Health Sciences and Humanities and Social Sciences at 2:30 that same day.
Baldwin is a broker and owner of Boulevard Realty, an independent boutique firm with about 60 agents and more than 20 support staff in Houston and Galveston.