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Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

College of Liberal Arts honors five

The College of Liberal Arts at Texas State has honored five distinguished alumni for their accomplishments in their professions and communities.

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Tea Party protesters rally despite afternoon rain

Despite rain all afternoon, about three dozen Tea Party ralliers protesting federal government taxation turned out on the San Marcos courthouse square Thursday. The rally was about one-third as large as last year's effort, when April 15...

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

Texas State receives $5.4m in federal health IT funds

U.S. Representative Lloyd Doggett has announced that $5.4 million in funds from the American Recovery and Reinvsetment Act will go to Texas State for health information technology funding.

Monday, March 29th, 2010

TSUS names legislator as chancellor finalist

The Texas State University System Board of Regents has named State Representative Brian McCall as the lone finalist to become chancellor of the seven-university system. McCall announced last November that he would not seek re-election for his...

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

Letter to the editor: A vote against Rose

In this letter to the editor, Susan Cook of Driftwood says it's time to unseat Patrick Rose as the local state representative to the legislature and vote for Andrew Backus in the March 2 Democratic primary.

Sunday, February 7th, 2010

Rose endorses Barton in county judge primary

State Representative Patrick Rose (D-Dripping Springs) said Saturday that he is endorsing Hays County Precinct 2 Commissioner Jeff Barton (D-Kyle) in a party primary race against incumbent Hays County Judge Liz Sumter (D-Wimberley). Rose said Barton “is...

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010

Texas State scholar participates in Ecuador study

According to a Nature Conservancy report on biodiversity in 2002, Texas ranks second in the nation in biodiversity -- that is, the totality of genera, species, and ecosystems of a region. California ranks first. But a team...

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Texas State composer’s music selected for CD project

The Millennium Project recently selected a composition by Texas State music theory faculty member Dimitar Ninov for inclusion it its Made in the Americas CD series.

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Texas State composer's music selected for CD project

The Millennium Project recently selected a composition by Texas State music theory faculty member Dimitar Ninov for inclusion it its Made in the Americas CD series.

Sunday, January 24th, 2010

Doggett nominates SMHS students to service academies

Two San Marcos High School (SMHS) seniors have been nominated by U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett (D-Austin) for prestigious appointments to the nation's military academies. Henry Finch was nominated to the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis and...

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