Revolutions

Revolutions: Folk Rock

By David Cavazos Music always comes in many forms. There are plenty of people who think mastery over theory and their instruments produce the highest quality. Then there’s the counter argument that it doesn’t matter how complicated the tune is as long as the emotion and message is conveyed. This enlightenment vs romance argument in music over time…

New Ordinances for San Marcos

The city council approved two separate ordinances on second reading creating the San Marcos Commission on Youth and Children and establishing the San Marcos Youth Commission. The city council also awarded a construction contract for bank stabilization and the access point project construction as a part of the Edwards Aquifer recovery implementation plan. There was…

ASG Consultant

This week ASG started its restructuring process by bringing in a consultant. The consultant, Butch Oxendine, made his first visit to campus to meet with as many people in ASG so he could gather as much information possible to form his report. Oxendine talked about his visit and some positives about ASG. “The point of…

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Texas State WaterAid

Texas State WaterAid Chapter was recognized for Stewardship. They adopted Wilderness Park and they cleaned the park four times in the past year, qualifying it for recognition. “We have more than just Texas State WaterAid. We’ve got multiple Texas State organizations that have adopted areas. They help maintain the integrity of the community and beautification…

Putting the Magic Into Teaching

By Shannon Williams When I was in third grade, my class was constantly seated in front of this program called “The Magic School Bus” in which Ms. Frizzle’s class constantly defied space and time on outlandish field trips in the name of science. If you were anything like me in third grade, you might have…

The City of San Marcos is holding a contest to design their new manhole covers

Artocracy: Manhole Covers As Art

Artocracy: Manhole Covers As Art by Elise Laird San Marcos and Texas State have combined ideas to get the students more involved with the city as a whole by designing the logo for the drain manhole covers that prevent toxins from reaching the rivers. The city of San Marcos with the collaboration of Texas State…