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The Nueces building houses the University Police Department

ALERRT Center granted 5.4 million to train law enforcement world wide

Texas State's Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training, also known as ALERRT was awarded a 5.4 million federal grant from the Department of Justice....

San Marcos fire department receives funding for medical equipment

The San Marcos Fire Department received $332,182 from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant program, this allowed the purchase of various medical equipment including heart...
Artists in San Marcos speaking against hate. Currently located at the Texas State Gallery of the Common Experience.

Mayor signs Compact to Combat Hate

Mayor John Thomaides brought to City Council the Compact to Combat Hate, a compact signed by more than 300 mayors across the U.S. Mayor...
Speakers at the TedX

TedX speakers challenged audience to bridge differences

TedX was held at Texas State on Saturday, Oct. 21. The theme of the series of keynotes was Bridging Difference. The speakers invited thinking...
The contractors of the new apartment building The Pointe have pushed back the move in date twice, causing disruption for would be tenants and local residents.

Residents of Pointe apartments experience late move-in

Hundreds of students were displaced after Pointe San Marcos apartments, student housing complex, delayed its original move-in date multiple times. Instead of moving into...

City Council discuss poverty, climate action and hate crimes

The San Marcos City Council met Monday to hold discussion and to approve an 18-item agenda, including a presentation on poverty in San Marcos,...
Someone carrying a handgun

Task Force for Campus Carry reinstated

President Denise Trauth announced the review of Campus Carry rules and policy after the first year of implementation. The university conducted a survey during...