Alumni and other supporters have contributed more than $151 million to Texas State University since the start of a capital gifts campaign in 2006, an average of more than $21.5 million a year and $41 million more than the institution’s target.
Famed French Impressionist Claude Monet created a striking scene of the Normandy coast in his 1883 painting, “Étretat: Sunset.” Now, a team of Texas State University researchers, led by astronomer and physics professor Donald Olson, has applied its distinctive brand of forensic astronomy to Monet’s masterpiece, uncovering previously unknown details about the painting’s origins.
Guitarist and singer David Roth — whose melodic songs have been performed at Carnegie Hall and traveled aboard the Space Shuttle Atlantis — will play in San Marcos next week as part of the Supple Folk Music Series.
Texas State creative writing lecturer Jennifer duBois clearly has the wherewithal to be a serious writer, perhaps an important one. If her recently published second novel is as flawed as a handful of critics think, she would not be the first author to fall flat in her sophomore effort.
The University Galleries at Texas State University have released a new iPhone application for museums, called Musing, that promises to be a much more engaging experience for museum visitors.
Nationally acclaimed Scrap Arts Music will bring its kinetic, frenetic brand of musical fusion entertainment to Texas State University 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19 at as part of the Encore Performing Arts Series.
Texas State University creative writing professor Doug Dorst released his latest novel, “S.,” a collaboration with Hollywood producer, director and writer J.J. Abrams, on Oct. 29.
Walter Cronkite’s announcement of JFK’s assassination. The televised shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald. The Zapruder film. The Warren Commission. Stephen L. Davis and Bill Minutaglio say there was more to it.
From the national statistical rankings, and otherwise, no one is expecting a titan struggle Saturday evening, when the Texas State football team takes on Louisiana-Monroe (ULM) at Bobcat Stadium (6 p.m.).
Patrick Joseph Kennedy II, whose mental illness and drug addiction tarnished and cut short his tenure in Congress and then inspired him to embark on an advocacy campaign, will deliver the LBJ Distinguished Lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 8 as part of the Common Experience at Texas State University.