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Do not come to college with the same relationships from high school
The University Seminar is a waste of time

November 12, 2019

The required University Seminar course is unorganized and needs to focus on creating a more strict and uniform way of delivering a true common experience to all incoming students. ...

Breaking down barriers to student aid: reforming the FAFSA, expanding opportunity

November 12, 2019

By: U.S. Representative Lloyd Doggett As midterms closeout and finals loom, paying for college and avoiding student debt can be scarier for Bobcats than even the most challenging...

Only black people are allowed to say the N-Word

November 6, 2019

The ability to withhold from being racist, insensitive and plain ignorant should be self-explanatory, but unfortunately, racism is ever-prevalent in 2019. The n-word continues to be...

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My assault was silenced by Texas State

November 5, 2019

Trigger warning: this story has graphic content that can be sensitive to some people. By Camelia JuarezI am now a senior at Texas State and I fucking love this school, minus...

Race does not define me

November 5, 2019

By Gene BrownI grew up feeling different and I always told people were going to accept me, but it was always because of my sexuality, never my race. Last week, I attended...

Response to ‘Alkek noise level should be strictly monitored and enforced’

November 5, 2019

Recently, The University Star published a very well-constructed (column) by columnist Thomas Dunlap about excessive noise levels in the Albert B. Alkek Library. We appreciate...

Alkek noise level should be strictly monitored and enforced
Elevators are a luxury, not a necessity

Elevators are a luxury, not a necessity

September 17, 2019

Texas State has become so overpopulated even the elevators are not worth waiting for causing inconvenience for those that require the resource. For the betterment of the campus...

Students should not turn to sex work for additional money

Students should not turn to sex work for additional money

September 17, 2019

For college students, money does not often come easy. Rising college costs coupled with the time commitment required of a full-time student equates to limited options to fill...

Take out your earbuds and enjoy the live scene

Take out your earbuds and enjoy the live scene

September 10, 2019

Editor's note: "Guitar Steve," a local musician mentioned in this column, wished to not use his full legal name for reference in this opinions column. A brief walk around...

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