Monday, April 22, 2019
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Janelle Cole, business senior, inspects texts about the ranching industry April 12 included in the Strong as an Acre of Garlic exhibit in JCM.

Texas State exhibition showcases the pride and skill of women ranchers

The Strong as an Acre of Garlic art exhibition is spotlighting four female ranchers who are paving the way in a male-dominated...
Students sign their commitment to refuse opioids, Wednesday Apr. 3, in the Quad.

Texas State students stand against opioid addiction

The opioid crisis has remained a hot button issue nationwide, and Texas State students are taking notice and action.
Epilepsy Foundation of Central and South Texas giving an epilepsy training class to students, faculty, San Marcos locals.

Texas State highlights epilepsy awareness

Texas State’s Office of Disability Services teamed up with the Epilepsy Foundation of Central and South Texas on April 8 to bring...
Council opening a beehive at DreamWorks Bees.

Student organization spreads environmental awareness through beekeeping

Bobcat Buzz, Texas State’s agriculture club, works to encourage and inform people on the importance of pollinator preservation and the life of...
Photo Courtesy of Abdual Muhialdin

Alumnus recognized as first Texas State Rangel Fellow

Growing up a natural citizen in America is better than winning the lottery, if you ask Texas State international studies alumnus Abdual...
Thompson takes an incredible leap over a rail.

Texas State senior to become skateboarding professional

In front of the London Eye, pedestrians flood the streets. From where he stands, Ryan Thompson has a birds-eye view of the...
Rivers modeling for Monroe.

Student model gains popularity

With only a camera, a few good friends and a spur of the moment decision, one Texas State student went from cooking...

Be the Match seeks Bobcats to donate bone marrow

GenCure, the south and central Texas representative for Be the Match, brings bone marrow transplant awareness to Texas State students.
Jessica Pliley, Texas State associate professor of History of Women, Genders and Studies, discusses the progress of women's equality over the centuries March 5.

Celebrating Women’s History Month

Over the years, women have broken barriers and ignored limits in order to achieve what they deserved. March is a time to...
Three-toed box turtle at Central Texas Rescue Center.

Local family creates safe haven for tortoises

Central Texas Tortoise Rescue became a safe haven for abandoned and surrendered tortoises across Texas in 2015. The center is currently operating...