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Guest submission: The institution of the police, including UPD, is fundamentally oppressive

Wonderful humans exist who wear a police officer's badge, but there are no good cops. This is because, when an individual puts on the...
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Campus carry was the right call

In 2015, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed a controversial law allowing licensed students to carry a concealed handgun on college campuses. At the time,...
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Sugar relationships are not deserving of their stigma

The “sugar relationship” culture is a controversial, touchy topic. This is partly because it is rarely understood unless from a firsthand experience. A sugar relationship,...
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A more accommodating counseling center is beneficial to every student

Homework. Relationships. Clubs. A part-time job. Student loans. Planning for the future. These things and more race through the average college student's head. Learning...

Letter to the Editor

Editor's note: The author of this letter has requested to remain anonymous due to possible retaliation. Their identity has been verified by student editors...
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Honors Coffee Forum policy change negatively affects students

The Honors Coffee Forum has been the perfect study room for Texas State students for years. Located in Lampasas and housing the Gallery of...
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Campus early voting window insufficient for midterm student turnout

Editor's Note (10/30): Since the initial online posting of this Main Point on Thursday, Oct. 25, students, faculty and candidates voiced their concerns to the...
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The City Council vote is a vote for a better San Marcos

Seemingly lost in the midst of the immensely competitive Texas congressional races is the importance of the San Marcos City Council vote. Throughout early...
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School syllabi underrepresent voices of women, people of color

For some students, benefits of going to college include broadened mental horizons and an expanded worldview. As a facilitator of the process, Texas State...
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Texas State has a printer problem

College campuses are places of personal growth, learning and high-volume printing. Texas State is no exception. At an enrollment of nearly 39,000 students, the...