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San Marcos arcade creatively keeps staff employed despite COVID-19

With COVID-19 causing non-essential businesses to shut their doors, millions are out of work.  Local arcade owner, Imran Acosta of Texas Gamer Lounge is fighting against this, keeping all of his employees on staff and working safely.                    “What do you do in this situation? You either turn it into a long, extended spring break and […]

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San Marcos Chili Cook-Off serves up money for youth organization

The 15th annual Dam Chili Cook-Off took place last Saturday, November 2nd, in Martindale, Texas. The cook-off was in support of the San Marcos Youth Service Bureau, and has been for the last 15 years. The bureau is a non-profit organization that has been operating since 1975. The organization provides a free after school program, […]

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A Night of Poetry Featured on The Texas State University Campus

Photos by Elizabeth Perryman Tell Me This Didn’t Happen: Poems on Truth — a poetry reading presented by faculty from the School of English, hosted in the Honors College and produced by the Common Experience. Truth is the Common Experience theme for the 2019/2020 school year, the readings portrayed the authors personal truth.

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Changing the Landscape: Diversity and Inclusion in Texas State Theatre

By Lauren Jurgemeyerlauren.p.jurgemeyer@gmail.com@laurenpjurge8 SAN MARCOS, Texas— Texas State University’s theatre department has embraced diversity and increased inclusivity over the past decade to create ample opportunities for its current and incoming students. According to the department’s 2017 enrollment records, a total of 627 students were enrolled in the theatre department out of the total 38,666 students enrolled […]