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Randall Osborne

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Texas State grad publishes social media research

A former Texas State graduate student recently published in an academic journal about the role of social media in the lives of college students with high levels of anxiety and loneliness.

Monday, March 1st, 2010

Noted criminologist to speak at Texas State

Criminologist Richard Rosenfeld's cross-disciplinary approach to solving and analyzing the problems inherent in crime have won him a great deal of professional respect. He will lecture Friday at Texas State.

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

Hays County Sheriff’s Office hires hypnotist

Hays County Sheriff Tommy Ratliff has hired forensic hypnotist Kevin Ficke as his office's Criminal Investigation Division Lieutenant. Experts say hypnotism can help witnesses remember more, but not necessarily more accurately.