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The Spurs’ Basketball Season Begins

by Kiersten Ehr Sports Reporter The Spurs open the 2015-2016 basketball season away from home, for just the second time since 2006, when they will travel to Oklahoma City (Thunder) on Oct. 28. Interesting info–The last time the Spurs opened on the road, San Antonio beat the New Orleans (Pelicans) in 2012-13. The newbie Spur…

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6 Things College Has Made Me Realize

by Emily Parma Web Content Manager In exactly four days from now I will be going into my junior year of college. As I reflect on how my freshman year went and the things I learned from living in a dorm, moving into my one bedroom apartment the following year, and now preparing for the year…

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Move-In Tips from a Leasing Agent

Kalie Souknary KTSW Blog Content Contributor As move-in day gets closer and closer, there are still some things students are unaware of because these important things are not obvious. We’re all so excited to be moved in to a new place and have decorations and movie nights, that you aren’t thinking about how horrendous your move-in…

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How to Avoid the Freshman 15

by Sierra Schuette Blog Content Contributor Oh the dreaded Freshman 15. This common expression refers to the average fifteen (originally ten) pounds that college students gain within their first year of school. Technically, this is an urban myth as studies have shown conflicting results in weight gain of freshmen. However, it is true that students…

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Relieve Your Stress

by Sierra Schuette Web Content Contributor *KTSW consists of and respects varying opinions within its staff. Opinion articles do not reflect the opinion of KTSW as a whole. Fall semester is coming soon and the summer days are slipping away. After chillaxin’ for almost three months, many students are out of their normal school routine…