Saturday, February 23, 2019

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Q&A with Flea In Her Ear Actor

Texas State Department of Theatre and Dance will be showcasing A Flea In Her Ear, April 5-10. The University Star sat down with Matthew Drake...
An inner tube is a definite river essential. Sunblock, sunglasses and a cap are also essential for floating for the river.

Five essentials for the San Marcos River

As the Texas heat continues to beam down, Sewell Park, home to the San Marcos River, has become the go-to hangout spot for a...
In a purple room at Wake the Dead Coffee House, an audience watches a slam poet perform.

Poetry slams in San Marcos

Students step into the spotlight with a modern form of poetry hitting the San Marcos art scene. Modern Muse Poetry was formed in fall 2017...
CARES Clinic sits on the first floor of the Education building

Actively assisting autism

World Autism Awareness Day was on April 2 but the Texas State community offers aid for those with autism year-round. C.A.R.E.S., a Texas State clinic for...
Astronaut, engineer and LBJ Distinguished Lecturer Jose Hernandez.

From California fields to outer space, Jose Hernandez brings perseverance to Common Experience

Astronaut and engineer Jose Hernandez recalled his path Tuesday night from crossing international lines as a migrant farmworker to crossing interplanetary lines as an...

Community Clean Up

Community Clean Up will help keep San Marcos beautiful. Garbage customers in San Marcos are welcome to come help. Bulky items, such as recyclables or...
Cameron Hancock, engineering technology freshman, loads his car to prepare for spring break.

Spring break trips on a budget

Visit the Texas capital The Texas capital is a nearby day trip students can take without denting their wallets. Austin is best known for...

Top five brunch places in San Marcos

Whether you are hankering for some omelettes or wanting to chow down on a delicious breakfast sandwich, many restaurants around San Marcos are perfect...

Jump into the year by joining an intramural sport

Students can find their places at Texas State by joining an intramural sports team this school year. There are many leagues offered at Texas State,...

A View from the Bridge review

Texas State’s mainstage production of Arthur Miller’s classic drama A View from the Bridge premiered Oct. 6 in the Patti Strickel Harrison Theatre. The play,...