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Lara Dietrich

Former Multimedia Editor
mermaid statues are currently being held inside of a storage unit off of Highway 123

Mermaids statues remain in storage room months after reveal

Standing at eight feet tall, ten vibrant mermaid statues gather dust inside of a storage unit located off Highway 123 awaiting approval for their...
The entrance to the newly re-opened Ivar's River Pub.

Ivar’s River Pub re-opens to commemorate late owner

The newly renovated Ivar's River Pub re-opened its doors to the community on Oct. 2. Since the pub first opened in 1996, the restaurant, formerly...
Nohely Chavez, athletic training freshman, hands in her Texas State ID for a meal swipe Nov. 27 at Jones Dining Hall.

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...
Encryption database on computers

Sutherland Springs gunman sparks encryption debate

The FBI's inability to decrypt the phone of Sutherland Springs gunman Devin Kelley has reignited the government's desire for a backdoor access to technological...

Texas State holds annual Veterans Day commemoration

The Texas State Student Foundation and the Dean of Students held an annual commemorative celebration of Veterans Day on the Quad on Nov. 13....
Brittlin Richardson, Oxfam treasurer, poses for a photo Oct. 13 as she recruits students to sign her petition.

Student activist initiates challenge to end poverty

A group of students are forming a new organization called the Oxfam Club, to make a lasting change in pursuit of their goal to...
Matt Nelson, created of the @WeRateDogs twitter account, poses for a photo Oct. 16 near the Trinity building.

Q&A with the creator of WeRateDogs

A special guest was the center of attention for multiple panels during the start of Mass Comm Week this year. Professional rater of dogs, Twitter...
Anthony Keidis of the Red Hot Chili Peppers pulls the microphone closer Oct. 14 during a performance at Austin City Limits Music Festival.

ACL 2017 Weekend Two Gallery

Going behind the scenes with the bands of ACL

Musicians and bands from places as far as Jamaica, Ireland and Canada made their way to Zilker Park for the Austin City Limits music...