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Faculty continue to discuss future of campus carry

After lobbying against campus carry in the 82nd legislative session, Mary Dean came to Texas State to discuss faculty concerns and the effects of...

Faculty lobbyist blames nonvoters for campus carry

Faculty lobbyist Mary Dean responded to Texas State students and faculty members’ opposition of campus carry legislation at an open forum Monday morning. Senate Bill...

Best Ice Cream: Rhea’s Ice Cream

Lindsey Belk, coconut-avocado ice cream enthusiast and new owner of Rhea’s Ice Cream, was excited and surprised when he learned the shop had earned...

Open forum gives faculty platform to speak

A lively debate was sparked among university faculty members across the state after Senate Bill 11, otherwise known as the campus carry legislation, was...

Mental health care becomes more available for Round Rock students

Since Texas State’s second campus opened in 1996, students at the university’s Round Rock location have had to drive to San Marcos to use...

Hidden Pines Fire brings awareness to San Marcos

As the second catastrophic fire in recent history burns through parts of Bastrop, cities across Central Texas are taking precautions to prevent a similar...

Students increasingly choosing to Teach for America after graduation

Teach for America, a program dedicated to sending teachers to low income school districts, is reaching for national success by recruiting select graduate and...

Domestic violence increases in Hays County

Hays County officials are participating in National Domestic Violence Awareness Month by commemorating those who have lost their lives to abusers, including recently killed...

Ghost tour spooks, entertains local San Martians

Tales and Tours, the fourth annual San Marcos ghost tour, brought a unique mix of humor, feminism and history to the city just in...

Texas State faculty discuss campus carry

Faculty senators and department liaisons discussed Senate Bill 11 Wednesday afternoon. The legislation, known as the campus carry bill was passed by the 84th Legislature...