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Shayan Faradineh
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Farewell to our Bobcats

In a matter of days, several thousands of Texas State students will commemorate stressful nights and unforgettable weekends by marching across Strahan Coliseum, shaking...
Photo of Kent Black's BBQ.

Best BBQ in San Marcos: Kent Black’s BBQ

Kent Black’s BBQ is a family-owned restaurant that started back in 1932 and is currently in its fourth generation. The BBQ restaurant was selected...
U.S. Sens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz share a rare joint discussion on stage Sept. 24 during the annual Texas Tribune Festival in Austin.

College Republicans going into 2018 primaries

The University Star and The Texas Tribune have partnered together to better understand college republicans, specifically their thoughts on the primary season and future of the party. As...
Texas State students held a silent demonstration on the steps of Alkek Library Sept. 5 in response to Trump's decision to rescind DACA.

President Trauth signs on to letter supporting action for dreamers

In a letter to U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, President Denise Trauth and at least 10 other Texas university presidents and chancellors co-signed a letter...
Students walking around in front of the LBJ building

Student Goverment constitution outlines impeachment process

Screenshots taken from student body President Connor Clegg’s Instagram account surfaced Feb. 1 on social media platform. The post featured racist and sexist content. Not...
More businesses join Springtown Mall restoration

More businesses join Springtown Mall restoration

Springtown Mall, a vacant shopping complex has undergone restoration since 2014. While some shops still remain vacant, restaurants and businesses are beginning to populate...
City seeking proposals for traffic control box murals

City seeking proposals for traffic control box murals

The City of San Marcos Traffic Control Box Art program is inviting artists to propose and paint murals around the city for a $300...
Front yard of Old Main

Task force forms to review Greek Affairs governance

A committee consisting of 31 faculty, staff, advisors, alumni and students have formed to conduct the review of Greek Affairs governance, following the death...
aquarena springs drive detour map

Long-term construction underway in San Marcos

As students return to Texas State and San Marcos, various long-term roads and constructions projects are still underway, leaving detours around the city. Mckie Street Mckie...
city hall san marcos, texas building

City seeks to fill board and commission vacancies

The City of San Marcos is seeking to fill 27 boards and commissions with dedicated volunteers from throughout the community. The boards and commissions...