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Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor: Strutters’ concerns with my documentary

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Jaden Edison, Editor-in-Chief

June 1, 2020

A month ago today, The Star released a documentary titled First Black, produced by me, highlighting the organizational history of The Texas State Strutters, The Star and Student Government and experiences of Ravyn Ammons, Carrington Tatum and Corey Benbow navigating through first black leadership in those respec...

Letter from the Editor: Re Coronavirus social media graphic

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Jakob Rodriguez

March 3, 2020

Last week, we messed up. In attempting to localize our coverage of the coronavirus, we posted a graphic on our social media accounts that disappointed our followers and has since been removed.As our social media calendar dictates, on Tuesdays we #StarwiththeStar and showcase our lead story, typically in an...

Senior 30: Carrington Tatum

Senior 30: Carrington Tatum

Carrington Tatum, Editor in Chief

May 14, 2019

In my first day as editor-in-chief, I set three goals: to increase the Star’s campus presence, evolve to a more digital publication, and be a resource for students. Looking back on the Star’s performance, I think we have made significant gains toward each of these goals, but the work isn’t done. I’ve...

A message from The Editorial Board

The Editorial Board

November 30, 2017

Correction, Nov. 30 at 5:28 p.m.: The author of this column has jeopardized the atmosphere of inclusivity at this university and will no longer be published in The University Star.  Dear readers, We screwed up. As editors, we allowed a hateful column to be published and hurt our commu...

Editor’s note

Denise Cervantes

November 29, 2017

In the Nov. 28 issue of The University Star, we published an opinions column titled "Your DNA is an abomination." The column has received widespread criticism from readers, with many expressing that they find the author's ideas to be racist. The University Star's opinion pages are a forum for student...

Letter from the Editor

Denise Cervantes

September 3, 2017

As we enter the school year, I want to remind our readers of The University Star’s mission to celebrate accomplishments as well as expose the social injustice in our society as we strive to build a better and accepting community. We find ourselves in a society that seems overtaken by bigotry and hate...

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