Texas State Stories

Explore Our Stories

Every Bobcat has a story. Whether they’re new students or longtime professors, current staff members or accomplished alumni, all of these people — and so many more! — add to the fabric of Texas State. We hope you enjoy this view into their experiences.


Hannah Rucker works from her home
Reporting Live…From HomeTXST alum is bridging the distance with inspiring stories in COVID-19 news coverage.
Olivia Gunn and her Grandmother
Making a Difference Where It Matters MostFreshman Olivia Gunn is making masks for healthcare workers in an assisted living facility.
scuba divers doing research in san marcos river
Strong Connections, Rich EducationThe San Marcos River flows through Texas State’s campus. It’s home to eight endangered and threatened species and one world-class research center.
small frog on a leaf
A Journey to EcuadorA group of Texas State students, led by two faculty members, traveled more than 2,300 miles to learn about life at the equator.