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Joanne Smith


Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

City, Texas State recognized for town-gown collaboration

Achieving Community Together, a town-gown partnership in San Marcos, has been selected as this year’s Association of College Unions International “Collaborative Program of the Year.”

Friday, December 16th, 2011

CTMC Women’s Council seeking grant applicants

The Women’s Council of the Central Texas Medical Center Foundation is seeking applicants for Impact Grants to Hays County non-profit organizations that serve women and children.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

City, university plan community welcome

The city of San Marcos and Texas State University will co-sponsor a Community Welcome on Thursday, Sept.10, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Hills of Hays Neighborhood located off Staples Road.

Saturday, May 30th, 2009

San Marcos police honor heroic officers, civilians

Officer Candace Brinkkoeter was awarded a Police Medal of Honor for pulling a semi-conscious man from a burning vehicle in March last year. She was among honorees at a San Marcos Police Department ceremony this month.

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

UPD honored for supporting criminal justice majors

The University Police Department was honored by The Hispanic American Police Command Officers Association for its work developing internship programs.

Sunday, February 17th, 2008

Nearing LBJ’s centennial, Texas State looks to its most famous alumnus to help shape identity

Standing a little bit taller, Lyndon Baines Johnson returned to the campus quad late last fall in time for the start of the year marking the centennial of his birth.