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Eric Algoe, vice-president of Finance and Support Services, will now be in charge of overseeing UPD.

Office of Finance and Support Services to oversee UPD

The University Police Department has moved from in the Office of Finance and Support Services after an initial review from the International Association of...
Stairs flood July 9 by the Albert B. Alkek Library.

Thunderstorms pound San Marcos area

Thunderstorms that developed from South Texas poured over San Marcos during scheduled new student orientations early this afternoon. National Weather Service meteorologist Cory Van Pelt said...
San Marcos fire truck.

Fire damages Amazon Fulfillment Center

San Marcos firefighters contained a fire on the third floor of the Amazon Fulfillment Center building this afternoon. According to a city press release, the...
Former UPD Police Chief Jose Banales meeting with students in the quad. Courtesy of Texas State University.

UPD Chief resigns with no clear replacement in sight

Following the May 15 resignation of University Police Department Director Jose Bañales, there is no clear replacement in sight. The job posting for the director...
A male student works at a computer in a lab.

Hispanic Serving Institutional grants go to support research

Texas State is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution eligible for grants. However, that grant money does not specifically go toward underrepresented students. Rather,...
Former UPD Police Chief Jose Banales meeting with students in the quad. Courtesy of Texas State University.

UPD chief resigns

Director of the University Police Department Jose Bañales has resigned effective immediately, according to a university spokesman. Bañales submitted his resignation Tuesday, May 15. Capt....
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Graduate student victim of Cedar Park murder-suicide is in critical condition

Cedar Park Police are looking for a motive for the May 12 murder-suicide that left two dead and one in critical condition. Elijah Jared Stone,...
President Trauth is swearing in Student Body President Brooklyn Boreing

Student Government cabinet picks to be decided in the fall

Student Government will confirm President Brooklyn Boreing's cabinet selections in the fall of 2018, though some senators have voiced problems about the picks. During the April...
Student Government representatives getting sworn in April 23.

Student Government President’s cabinet to be confirmed next week

The Brooklyn Boreing-Ruben Becerra Jr. administration hosted a joint session between the Graduate House and Senate aimed at confirming the administration's cabinet and passing...
Multiple destroyed vehicles remain in the lower floors of the Pointe parking garage.

Residents of Pointe San Marcos work to collect on damages

Residents of the Pointe San Marcos are still waiting to receive compensation for damages to personal belongings that occurred during the storm following the torrential...