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A Closer Look at Immigration

Hosts: Josh Andrews, Megan Jo and Marissa Parks Reporters: Eryka Villarreal, Robert Nunez and Lorenzo Almanza In this episode of In the Public Interest, we explore the topic of immigration. Our first story discusses the effects of immigration on the Texas economy. Our second story covers the definition of illegal and undocumented citizens in the…

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From Segregation to Integration

Hosts: Josh Andrews, Megan Jo and Marissa Parks Reporters: Marques Mingo, Malik Mingo and Sarah Duran In this episode of In the Public Interest we explore this year’s theme for Texas State’s Common Experience: “Texas State, From Segregation to Integration.” Our first story talks about Texas State’s history of segregation. Our second story covers the…

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2014 Election Coverage

Host: Josh Andrews and Marissa Parks Reporters: Tara Pohlmeyer, Taylor Zavala and Felicia Delnnocentiis In this episode of In the Public Interest, we discuss this year’s election coverage and Election Day. The first story covered talks about the local debate for mayor of San Marcos. Our second story talks about the difficulties of election workers.…

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Pride in San Marcos

Hosts: Josh Andrews, Megan Joe and Marissa Parks Stories: Bethany Perales, Allie Ibarra and Josh Andrews. Our first In the Public Interest of the fall semester focuses on the LGBT community in San Marcos. The first story gives a profile on Silvia Sandoval and how she was able to host the first Pride event in…

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San Marcos Nature Center

By Marissa Castro News Reporter The state of Texas is the second largest state in the United States of America due to its size and geologic features. With its diverse landscapes such as mountains, rivers, hills and variety of vegetation it is clear to see why such large communities exist here. As Texas continues its…

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A Closer Look at Love and Romance

  Hosts – Reynaldo Leanos Jr. and Megan Jo News Director – Hannah Cramer Stories by – Isamar Terrazas, Kalie Souknary, Tessa Andrade and Allie Ibarra In this episode of In the Public Interest, we dive into the world of love. Our first story comes to us from a loving, lesbian-transgendered couple in Denver, CO and…