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Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Afternoon shadows shed new light on photograph that kissed World War II goodbye

For the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, a team of astronomers from Texas State University has applied its unique brand of celestial sleuthing to the iconic image.

Friday, November 7th, 2008

The Weekend: Shows and more lead up to Veterans Day

Gary P. Nunn (pictured) is in San Marcos this weekend. So, after a fashion, are C.S. Lewis, Calvin Coolidge, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard Nixon, and many more.

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

‘Dead Presidents’ Club’ takes Texas State stage

The Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas State University, in partnership with the Austin Playhouse presents Larry L. King’s The Dead Presidents' Club Nov. 5-9. This production is a Common Experience event.

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Last time it happened …

The last time this country entered a presidential election with no incumbency involved, we ended up with the Great Depression and a pop song. Maybe we'll do better this time.

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