The University Star

Jakob Rodriguez

Jakob Rodriguez, Editor in Chief

May 18, 2020
Senior says goodbye after four years (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
Commissioners Court votes to rescind road permits for Permian Highway Pipeline (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
Community ‘devastated’ following tragic death of police officer (Media)
Apr 17, 2020
Gov. Abbott announces phasing in of data driven state-wide reopening (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
Appeals Court blocks Abbott’s ban on medical abortions (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
All city parks, trails, natural areas to close Easter weekend (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Court rules that Texas can continue COVID-19 abortion ban (Story)
Apr 06, 2020
Hays County confirms five additional lab-confirmed positive cases, brings total to 43 active cases (Story)
Apr 06, 2020
Gov. Abbott provides update on state’s latest efforts to combat COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
Texas State confirms student tested COVID-19 positive (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Provost announces changes to final grade policy (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
WIC innovates to safely serve area families (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Gov. Abbott updates state on COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
City creates online dashboard for COVID-19 stats (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Texas State warns against “Zoom Bombing” (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Hays County reports 18 active COVID-19 cases (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Judge temporarily blocks Abbott from enforcing COVID-19 abortion ban (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Parking Services relaxes color-zone restrictions in response to COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 29, 2020
Gov. Abbott gives update on COVID-19 in Texas (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
COVID-19 hotline available for Hays County residents (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
FDA alerts consumers about unauthorized fraudulent COVID-19 test kits (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
City to close playscapes, dog park, skate park and restrooms due to COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
Hays County closes all County parks in response to COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 21, 2020
COVID-19: Everything Gov. Abbott has said and done (Story)
Mar 21, 2020
SMCISD suspends normal school operations through April 5, meals to be provided during distance learning (Story)
Mar 21, 2020
City to offer remote services as public lobbies, counters close March 20 (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Gov. Abbott postpones runoff primary election in response to COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Hays County reports sixth COVID-19 case (Story)
Mar 15, 2020
Hays County issues state of disaster amid COVID-19 concerns, first presumptive case (Story)
Mar 14, 2020
Q&A Re COVID-19 with University President Trauth and Provost Bourgeois (Story)
Mar 14, 2020
City and Hays County to issue state of disaster (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
City and regional partners continue partnership in prevention of COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
PROVOST release continuity plan for academic courses and instruction (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Bobcat Shuttles adjusted schedule (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Fifth suspect still at large in Jones Dinning Hall robbery (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Coronavirus: Central Texas takes action (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
Letter from the Editor: Re Coronavirus social media graphic (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Texas State preps for possible spread of coronavirus (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Star Explains: Viral video of horse on the square (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Vie Lofts completes million-dollar renovation (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
TSUS Board of Regents vote to revoke tenure and terminate David Wiley (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
Former city construction manager arrested by Texas Rangers (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
San Marcos police search for three suspects in armed robbery (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
Tenured professor may be terminated pending Board of Regent’s decision (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
Potential new plaintiff in pipeline lawsuit (Media)
Jan 13, 2020
Six arrested after foot and vehicle pursuit (Story)
Dec 31, 2019
(Gallery) Best photos of 2019 (Story)
Dec 10, 2019
Six suspects arrested in overnight homicide (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Texas State adds FAQs to Clery Act program review (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
Department of Education to conduct campus crime program review (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Texas State to undergo off-site campus crime program review (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
Election night 2019 in San Marcos (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Student found unresponsive in Laurel Hall, later pronounced dead (Story)
Oct 20, 2019
Student found unresponsive in residential hall (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
Texas State to hire compliance specialists (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Texas Legislator weighs in on Clery report (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
CM Allen to open in mid-December (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
Annual Security Report tallies 57 rapes from 2016-2018 (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
162 residents evacuated at Vie Lofts (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
Mandatory Evacuation Declared for Vie Lofts (Story)
Sep 19, 2019
Bobcats trampled by SMU Mustangs (Media)
Sep 17, 2019
University officials attempt to fill gaps in Clery reporting (Story)
Sep 15, 2019
Texas State addresses ‘Campus Watch’ deficiencies (Story)
Sep 08, 2019
(Podcast) Editor’s Note: All About the Star (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
Train hits car near Guadalupe street (Story)
Sep 01, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 24 (Story)
Aug 29, 2019
Photo Gallery: Best of #TravelWithTheStar (Story/Media)
Aug 27, 2019
Raising your voice: civic engagement more important than ever (Story)
Aug 25, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 23 (Story)
Aug 24, 2019
Texas State set to embark on a truly “Common” Experience  (Story)
Aug 17, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 22 (Story)
Aug 05, 2019
Motorcyclist Dies After Crash in Slow IH-35 Traffic (Story)
Aug 01, 2019
Sink Creek project awarded U.S. Forest Service grant (Story)
Jul 28, 2019
San Marcos Fire Department awards life-saving efforts (Story)
Jul 25, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 19 (Story)
Jul 25, 2019
UPD recovers abandoned weapons at Sewell Park (Story)
Jul 20, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 18 (Story)
Jun 21, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 14 (Story)
Jun 17, 2019
Water line breakage results in boil water notice (Story)
Jun 10, 2019
Founder of The Wittliff Collections passes away (Story)
Jun 06, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 12 (Story)
Jun 05, 2019
Animal shelter closes cat adoption due to Panleukopenia Virus (Story)
Jun 03, 2019
Man arrested after high speed chase on I-35 (Story)
May 30, 2019
Completion of CM Allen Parkway project pushed back to mid-October (Story)
May 23, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.10 (Story)
May 22, 2019
Hiring a part-time immigration attorney proves to be a year long process (Story)
May 17, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 9 (Story)
May 09, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 8 (Story)
May 07, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 7 (Story)
May 07, 2019
Jake Spavital is the most important public figure in San Marcos (Story)
May 03, 2019
Sexual assault suspect arrested (Media)
May 03, 2019
Texas State students sit-in (Story/Media)
Apr 26, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 6 (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 5 (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.4 (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.3 (Story)
Mar 29, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep. 2 (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
Texas State loses heartbreaker to UTA (Media)
Mar 08, 2019
Sports Podcast: ‘Cats Got Our Tongues Ep.1 (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Sports life: Jakob tries out for an arena football league team (Story)
Feb 08, 2019
Danny Kaspar Jacket night: Bobcats host must-win home game (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Texas State Football inks 14 players for 2019 season (Story)
Nov 30, 2018
Texas State hires Jake Spavital as new head football coach (Story)
Nov 22, 2018
Weekend Recap (Story)
Oct 13, 2018
Coach Withers after two-point loss against Eagles: “Life’s not fun if you’re not winning” (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Coaches scratch heads after Saturday loss against ULL (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
Bobcats fall short 21-25 as Road Runners defend Alamodome (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
Office of Finance and Support Services to oversee UPD (Story)
Jul 09, 2018
Thunderstorms pound San Marcos area (Story)
Jun 18, 2018
Fire damages Amazon Fulfillment Center (Story)
Jun 07, 2018
UPD Chief resigns with no clear replacement in sight (Story)
May 22, 2018
Hispanic Serving Institutional grants go to support research (Story)
May 16, 2018
UPD chief resigns (Story)
May 15, 2018
Graduate student victim of Cedar Park murder-suicide is in critical condition (Story)
May 14, 2018
Student Government cabinet picks to be decided in the fall (Story)
Apr 24, 2018
Student Government President’s cabinet to be confirmed next week (Story)
Apr 21, 2018
Residents of Pointe San Marcos work to collect on damages (Story)
Apr 16, 2018
Student Government joint session to be held tonight (Story)
Apr 14, 2018
Students end LBJ Student Center sit-in (Story)
Apr 14, 2018
Task force to review Student Government (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Favorite place to hear live music and best night life: The Marc (Story)
Apr 03, 2018
Student Government passes Time Capsule Authorization Act (Story)
Apr 01, 2018
Scammers pose as San Marcos Police Department via phone (Story)
Mar 30, 2018
San Marcos police search for assault suspect (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
Student Government to vote on time capsule at next meeting (Story)
Mar 26, 2018
Two officers injured after shooting in southeast Austin (Story)
Mar 23, 2018
Elliott Hall to transform into offices, classrooms (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Structural fire burns at Taqueria Charro Tapatio (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Texas primary results are in (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Greek life chapters face stronger polices and regulations (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Connor Clegg found not guilty on impeachment charges (Story)
Feb 27, 2018
Student Supreme Court to review impeachment charges (Story)
Feb 23, 2018
Student Supreme Court upholds the Election Board’s decision (Story)
Feb 23, 2018
Election Board announces results for senators (Story)
Feb 20, 2018
Student Government adjourns due to lack of attendance (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
Impeachment to be discussed at Student Government meeting (Story)
Feb 17, 2018
Election Board finds Boreing-Becerra campaign not guilty (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
Suspect indicted for shooting death of San Marcos officer (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Student Election Board to hold hearing for bribery charges (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
More than 100 people become naturalized on campus (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Presidential candidates discuss campus issues and legislation (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
SMPD responds to two incidences involving weapons (Story)
Feb 06, 2018
Clegg responds to criticism at Student Goverment meeting (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
SMPD to use license plate recognition for parking enforcement (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Car hit by train early Saturday morning (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Graffiti, flyers found on campus takes aim at administration (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Student body president may face impeachment charge (Story)
Feb 02, 2018
President Denise Trauth issues statement over student body president’s social media posts (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Texas Senate State Affairs Committee holds free speech hearing in LBJ (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Associate justices, legislation approved at Student Goverment’s second meeting (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Campaigns emerge as Student Government elections approach (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
Student Government holds first spring meeting (Story)
Jan 20, 2018
Free textbooks initiative aims for state legislature (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
Man critically injured after crashing stolen vehicle (Story)
Dec 04, 2017
San Marcos police officer shot (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Last Student Government meeting of the semester yields four passed pieces (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
Student Government utilizes unused swipes (Story)
Nov 23, 2017
Student Goverment reads resolutions ranging from DACA to student organizations (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Student Government plans to “Swipe Out” student hunger with new program (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Foster care to Yale: the story of Rodney Walker (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Student Government passes safety regulation for Alkek Library (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
Student Government responds to white nationalist posters and banner (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
White nationalist banner posted on exterior of Alkek Library (Story)
Oct 26, 2017
Student Body President Connor Clegg issues first veto (Story)
Oct 24, 2017
Student Government passes resolution to inform students of immigrant’s rights (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Annual Student Government roundtable discusses issues of campus (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Student Government subcommittee serving international and immigrant students meets for first time (Story)
Oct 16, 2017
University Strategic Plan developed with students in mind (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Student Government hosts roundtable and pass resolutions (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
Student Government passes resolution to recognize breast cancer awareness month (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
Legislation to bring an immigration attorney to campus fails by one vote (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
Student Government votes on bringing an immigration attorney to campus (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Judge blocks Texas’ newest voter ID law (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
Six pieces of legislation passed by Student Government (Story)
Sep 17, 2017
Trauth speaks at first Student Government meeting of the year (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Embrace the meme: TXST vs UTSA (Story)
Aug 04, 2017
Keep your unvaccinated kids away from me and my puppies! (Story)
Jul 01, 2017
 “Bordertown” is a disgrace to life on the border (Story)
Jun 25, 2017
The house our mothers built (Story)
Jun 03, 2017
Social media cashes in on ego-driven charity (Story)
May 22, 2017
Mommas, don’t let your Bobcats grow up to be TXST Avengers (Story)
Apr 28, 2017
Machismo is a factor in the retention of Latino college men (Story)
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