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Community members reflect on history of minority representation in local government

Although the population of San Marcos continues to diversify as it grows, representation of the Hispanic community in city government has declined in recent...

University officials wish to ‘enhance academic profile’

Although many have long perceived Texas State as a party school, President Denise Trauth and Provost Eugene Bourgeois are working to create a reputation...

Flight training program to land in San Marcos

Coast Flight, a California-based flight training program, is set to arrive in San Marcos this February.. The company will bring its Airline Career Training (ACT)...

Students explore the safety of party buses

Party buses are a popular choice of transportation among students going out for a night on the town. These high-energy limousines come equipped with...

Rabid bat found on campus

University officials are urging a student who brought an injured bat to the biology department on Thursday morning to seek medical care after tests...

Man shot, killed near campus

Officers found a San Marcos man fatally shot in the abdomen early Friday morning when they responded to a shooting at a residence near...

Code SMTX proposes rezoning to City Council and Planning and Zoning Commission

Members of city council and the Planning and Zoning Commission encouraged residents and organizations to present ideas, comments and concerns about the future of...

Letter from the Editor: A look at the changes in our digital and print...

In the ever-changing and evolving world of journalism, The University Star has decided to take the plunge into the digital sphere of storytelling. The way...

Jefferson Davis marker at Sewell may be relocated

A small road marker bearing Confederate President Jefferson Davis’ name sits on University Drive, but it may not be there for much longer. Since national...

University officials make changes to service animal policy

Texas State’s Office of Disability Services notified faculty and staff by email Tuesday that the previous policy regarding service animals was amended. The original policy...