Front, left to right: San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz, Nicole Heinrich, Alexandra Kaplun, Frederike Mann, Carolin Hiepler, and Christine Heins. Back, left to right: Jürgen Brünjes, Dennis Tietz, Laura Kleinmann, Sebastian Rust, Sarah Schmidtke, Phillip Saggau, Johannes Schulte, Jan Wessel and San Marcos Mayor Pro Tem Kim Porterfield. Photo by Don Anders.
Students visiting Texas State from Hannover, Germany, were recognized recently as honorary citizens of San Marcos during their stay.
Hannover is the capitol of the federal state of Lower Saxony, one of the 16 federal states that compose Germany. With a population of approximately 523,000, it is a major center of northern Germany, hosting the second largest Oktoberfest in the world.