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Thursday, April 18th, 2013

Legislators pencil in $83 million for Texas State science, engineering building

Key legislators said funding campus construction projects would be a priority this session.

Thursday, September 16th, 2010

Texas State nears HSI status

Texas State now has the enrollment for federal status as an Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and now awaits federal certification, which could take a year. The designation could be worth an additional $5 million in federal funds....

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

Mayoral victory costly in San Marcos

From the last two contested mayoral elections and accounts from larger university cities in Texas, it appears that the cost of winning a mayor's race in San Marcos is on the pricey side.

Sunday, May 18th, 2008

Texas State regents approve nursing school

Texas State approved the creation of a nursing school, agreed to pursue top-level college football, added a major in concrete management and re-named an academic advising center in action last week.