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Proposed tourist fee for the river ineffective plan

Making tourists pay a fee to enjoy a natural resource is a ridiculous, unrealistic proposal that does more harm than good to the community. Melissa...

The ‘wrong’ sounding name shouldn’t cost someone a job or life

The last time I checked, a non-ethnic name was not a qualification to be employed at a place of business in America. Race continues to...
Josh FOMO spring break

Fight the FOMO on Spring Break

Spring break shouldn't mean an automatic plane ticket. It also shouldn't be deemed boring for being too simple. Realistically, most students won’t be having the...

BuzzFeed video displays watered down version of Christianity

I’m a Christian, but I'm going to stereotype and condemn the rest of Christianity, while conveniently leaving myself out. I’m a Christian but...

Women and the fear of fleeting beauty with age

Most young women steadily begin to worry over their looks and future prospects. In 2010, the Bupa Health Pulse conducted a 12 country survey...

Letter to the Editor

Mr. Edison's take in the Nov. 6 issue of The University Star, that students should be involved in the granting of tenure to faculty,...

Keep your opinions off my rights

State Representative Rafael Anchia and Travis County Clerk Dana DeBeauvoir fought for the right side of history in regards to gay rights on a...

U.S. should support, take in more Syrian refugees

With a wave of more than 4 million Syrian refugees With a wave of more than 4 million Syrian refugees searching for shelter across the...
Illustration of the connection between watching more Garfield movies and stopping natural disasters

The key to stopping natural disasters? Garfield movies.

The gods have spoken: natural disasters will ravage our world until we get another Garfield movie. Throughout 2017, we have been faced with the worst...

Letter to the Editor – Open Letter To President Trauth: The Final Outcry

Dear President Trauth, While your efforts to galvanize the Texas State community to address campus climate during a time when tensions and emotions are at...