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Free textbooks initiative aims for state legislature

Last semester, Student Government launched an initiative to bring Open Education Resources to Texas State. Initially scheduled to be implemented spring 2018, the initiative...

Man critically injured after crashing stolen vehicle

Update, Dec. 11 at 11:43 a.m.: Michael Ray Russell was taken off life support Dec. 9 at 12:45 a.m. and died immediately after, according...

San Marcos police officer shot

Update: Funeral arrangements have been made at the Thomason Funeral Home. The public is welcome to Officer Copeland’s visitation, from 2-10 p.m Dec. 12. The...

Last Student Government meeting of the semester yields four passed pieces

Four pieces of legislation passed Monday night, at the last Student Government meeting of the fall semester. These four pieces were read to the body...

Student Government utilizes unused swipes

Student Government, in conjunction with Chartwells dining services, passed legislation to “swipe out hunger” across campus, utilizing students' leftover meal swipes. This allows students with...

Student Goverment reads resolutions ranging from DACA to student organizations

Student Government's Monday night meeting began with a moment of silence for Matthew Ellis before reading five resolutions. Additionally, Nellie Perry was sworn in as...

Student Government plans to “Swipe Out” student hunger with new program

Student Government proposed a resolution during their meeting Monday, that would bring awareness to student hunger. Student Government, partnered with Chartwell Dining Services, is drafting...

Foster care to Yale: the story of Rodney Walker

Foster Care Alumni Creating Educational Success (FACES) and the school of social work brought Harvard doctoral candidate and author Rodney Walker on campus to...

Student Government passes safety regulation for Alkek Library

During the Student Government’s meeting Monday night, the body passed a safety regulation titled, Studious Student Safety. The resolution affects access to Alkek library. The...

Student Government responds to white nationalist posters and banner

During Student Government’s Oct. 30 meeting, two resolutions were passed. Students also addressed the chamber during public forum regarding Student Government representative reaction to...