The Pulse

The Pulse

Is Rate My Professor actually worth it?

Rate My Professor has become a must check for students registering for classes. The site provides reviews and ratings for college professors across the...

How Texas State students are affected by the immigration ban

President Donald Trump’s immigration ban directly affects numerous people around the world—and 22 of them are right here at Texas State University. The travel ban,...

What excuses students use to get out of class

Sometimes making up creative excuses can be easier than staying on top of assignments in the classroom. Brent Brown, biology junior, said he’s honest with...

Students share what they wish their parents knew about them

Stepping on to a college campus for what is supposed to be “the best four years of your life” can be exciting for some...

New Bobcat Mail features and plans

Over the winter break, information technology staff successfully transitioned 75,000 email accounts to the Microsoft Office 365 Cloud. The new email platform may seem...

Texas State student travels the country to capture moments

One Texas State student has traveled across the country with a camera in hand to photograph the world’s biggest marathons, Snoop Dogg and scenery. Tony...

Valentine’s Day horror stories

Valentine's Day is meant for love and romance, but things don’t always go as planned. Valentino's Pizza is the oldest pizzeria in San Marcos, and...

Vegan restaurants in San Marcos

San Marcos is known for its unique dining, and is starting to include vegan options. When it comes to eating out, it can be a...

Immigrant students concerned about Trump presidency

For the nearly 63 million Americans that voted for President Trump, last week was a joyful one. But for a lot of college students...

6 places to try downtown

The city square in the heart of San Marcos is emblematic of a lot of small-town communities across Texas. But San Marcos is a...