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Austin’s bomber was a terrorist

Throughout the month of March, Texas' capital city was alarmed as a deadly wave of bombings was unleashed. The terror ended abruptly when SWAT officers cornered 23-year-old...

Anime is here to stay

Michael B. Jordan, amidst his stardom from the smash-success of Marvel's "Black Panther," recently defended his long-standing obsession with anime. Anime is a form...

The effectiveness of hashtag activism

In the aftermath of devastating events like the Austin bombings and Parkland, Florida shooting, Twitter hashtags have continued to prove their effectiveness. "Hashtag activism" is...

Reasonable Gun Safety Measures Keep Us Safe

From U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett. These continuing massacres at schools, churches, entertainment venues, and elsewhere must end – all students should be able to pursue...

The issue of mental illness amongst student-athletes

If being a student was not already enough, imagine incorporating the life of an athlete on the back end of it. Association with the...
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Texas State should be more involved in off-campus housing

The majority of Texas State students will eventually make the decision to live off campus. Eighty-one percent of students live off campus, according to a...
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SXSW should benefit the homeless

SXSW is a worldwide showcase of innovation in art, technology, business, and social justice. Along the streets of Austin, homeless residents sat, slept, and...

Texas State should require physical education again

Texas State University currently offers about 60 different physical fitness and wellness classes, ranging from basic exercise courses to the National Collegiate Athletic Association sports...
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Eating healthy is not always truly feasible

Eating healthy is one of the best things a person can do for themselves. Illnesses caused by an unhealthy diet are common in America....
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SXSW film review: “Isle of Dogs”

The closing feature for the SXSW film festival this year was Wes Anderson’s stop-motion film “Isle of Dogs." After an impressive, crowd-pleasing line-up for the festival,...