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Therapeutic Melodies

By Dedrion Weweh Blog Content Contributor Music has always come natural to me, and despite this not always being the case for everyone else, I believe anyone has the capability of being able to find solace through playing music. You do not have to be the next upcoming superstar to be able to enjoy creating, […]

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Entertainment, Web Content

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Poor Choices

By Hannah Wisterman Blog Content Contributor WARNING: This review contains spoilers. I will be entirely honest: when I first saw the trailer for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, I was awe-struck. It looked like a whirlwind romp through space, with Avatar-like colors and textures, and I was immediately convinced that it would […]

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San Maximum: Wow-Wees Cafe

By Austin Cowan Assistant Web Content Director Location: 1505 Aquarena Springs Dr, San Marcos, TX 78666. Wow-Wees Cafe is a Mexican food restaurant in San Marcos, Texas. After visiting this restaurant it became clear to me why Wow-Wees is one of the most popular hole-in the-wall restaurants in town. The food huge and the community was […]

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Contradicting Thy Self

By Asia Daggs Web Content Manager Have you ever caught yourself contradicting your own self? Everyday? Unfortunately, I can relate on the highest level possible. It has gotten to the point to where I now self-identify as a walking contradiction. Before we go any further, let us get the textual definition of contradiction out of […]

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Lifestyle, Web Content

Dropping Money On Necessities

By Allison Johnson Blog Content Contributor Thank God, we are past that time in our lives where we do not have to buy nearly $600 worth of school clothes and supplies in August. Of course, we will be buying that much in books, possibly more, but you should save up at least $150 right now, […]

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Lifestyle, Web Content

How Do You Measure Your Happiness?

By DeMornay Harper Blog Content Contributor Happiness is one of the pinnacles of our society. The pursuit of this emotion is literally listed as an unalienable right our Declaration of Independence. It is not just assumed that everyone should have a chance at happiness, but it is also assumed that everyone should be striving for […]

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My First Float Fest

By Allison Johnson Blog Content Contributor The weekend of July 22nd and 23rd was one to remember. I finally got to experience the infamous Float Fest. Float Fest is a music festival in Martindale, Texas, which is right outside of San Marcos, Texas, so there is no excuse not to go next year Bobcats! Not only […]

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My Poshmark Experience

By Allison Johnson Blog Content Contributor An ad for Poshmark popped up on an app I was using not too long ago, and my initial thoughts were how it looked like one of those shopping apps where you order something and your item looks nothing like it did in the pictures. I looked up reviews, and […]

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Misplaced Affection

By Dedrion Weweh Blog Content Contributor When I received my first pet, I was 18 years old with a minimal interactive upbringing involving animals. Little did I know, they also become members of the family. College facilitates pet-ownership and San Marcos is a conducive area for animal enthusiasts with a deeply embedded community. Texas State […]

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We Are Gonna Have A Good Day

By DeMornay Harper Blog Content Contributor It is so easy to get stuck in an everyday routine. We go to work and school. We have the places we like to pepper in to our routines like the gym, a run to the mall, or hanging with friends. However, for the most part, the days tend […]

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Interpersonal Importance

By Dedrion Weweh Blog Content Contributor There is something exciting about reconnecting with old friends, having sparks fly with a romantic interest, or spending quality time with family. The thrills and sometimes perils of interacting with others is often a rollercoaster experience in life. What all of these interactions have in common is that they […]

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Squared & Funky

By DeMornay Harper Blog Content Contributor This past Saturday, I attended Art Squared which is an event held in downtown San Marcos every second Saturday from March to December. It holds a chance for local artists to showcase their art to interested patrons.      There were a wide variety of items available for purchase. […]

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Entertainment, Web Content

Game of Thrones: Season 7 Premiere Recap

By Allison Johnson Blog Content Contributor It was not even ten minutes into Winter, until a very fierce Stark had us cheering. Walder Frey, orchestrator of the Red Wedding, was presenting a toast to his family. If your memory is not clear of Walder’s fate, you might have thought this was a flashback, or Bran […]

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Snap Map: Snapchat’s Creepy New Feature

By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Snap Map – the new Snapchat update that lets people view Snaps by location. The update even lets you share exactly where you are with your friends, as well as follow their location. I can only speak for myself, but I find this extremely creepy. Although this feature can […]

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Learning How To Take My Parent’s Advice

By Allison Johnson Blog Content Contributor In August of 1933, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote a beautiful letter to his daughter filled with heartfelt advice. I believe the theme of his letter was not to let worldly desires be the root of your happiness, but that its advice is intended for all walks of life just […]

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Entertainment, Web Content

Why My Eyes Were Not On All Eyez on Me

By Jenise Jackson Blog Content Contributor Over the years, Biopics have been my favorite types of movies to watch. Maybe it is the history buff in me, but I love knowing about the lives people have lived and the key events that shaped them to be the person they are known to be. Hence the […]

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Ten Seconds at a Time

By Allison Johnson Blog Content Contributor I will be honest, I am the queen of being irritated at the drop of a dime. However, my temper has gotten much better due to my new habit of selecting what to let bother me. I had to realize most of the things I get angry over, will […]

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