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Confederate marker projected to be removed this spring

The questionable fate of the Confederate highway marker at Sewell Park has been debated since August, but it may cease to be a controversial...

Alma Mater lyric may soon be changed

Students may soon notice a slight change in one of Texas State’s staple traditions. Faculty Senate recommended changing a part of the Texas State song,...

Eight17 Lofts bought by Stonemont Financial Group

Since January 2014, Eight17 Lofts construction has been halted, leaving residents who signed leases in September 2013 without a permanent home. Stonemont Financial Group bought...

Q & A with Student Government candidate Samantha Martinez

The Student Government elections are quickly approaching. The University Star spoke with student body vice presidential candidate Samantha Martinez to discuss her campaign. Major/classification: Political...

Unicycle Football: the San Martian sport of choice

The games don’t start with a coin toss—they begin with two players jousting on unicycles. The San Marcos Unicycle Football League features teams with names...

Justice Scalia found dead in West Texas

Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead on Saturday at Cibolo Creek Ranch, a resort in the Big Bend region south...

Cancer research expands within university

Texas State may soon be known for its quest to find a cure for cancer as it continues to emerge as a research institution. Faculty...

Texas State research opportunities discussed at Greater San Marcos Innovation Summit

A steady bustle of conversation and laughter was heard Thursday at Embassy Suites San Marcos Hotel, Spa and Conference Center as entrepreneurs, presidents and...
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City unveils options for Hopkins reconstruction

Major changes to Hopkins Street will begin this summer when San Marcos officials break ground on a new development to change the layout of...

Former Texas Senator Wendy Davis attends College Democrats meeting

A 15-year-old woman of Native American descent gave birth to the first of 14 children, all while facing the “double sting” of racism and...