Library to host scholar

The San Marcos Public Library will be hosting Dr. Bushra Yasmin, a Fulbright Visiting Scholar, on Wednesday, Feb. 1 at 7:30 p.m.

Yasmin, professor of economics at the Fatima Jinnah Women University in Rawalpindi, Pakistan will speak about her experiences in Pakistan. Yasmin has written extensively about poverty in developing countries, underground economies and international trade and labor. 

She was recently awarded the Fulbright Award for the research she took part in after the completion of her doctorate degree.


Live Music Listings for Jan. 26-29

Thursday, Jan. 26

• Adam Johnson, The Pay Me’s, 9 p.m., Cheatham Street Warehouse

• Grouch Like Riley, 6 p.m., Gruene Hall

• Gerry Burns, 8 p.m., Cyrpess Creek Cafe

• Grant Ewing, 8 p.m., Riley’s Tavern

Friday, Jan. 27

• Koe Wetzel, 9 p.m., Cheatham Street Warehouse

• Kyle Park, 8 p.m., Gruene Hall

• The Georges, 8:30 p.m., Cypress Creek

• Joel Hofmann, 6 p.m., Riley’s Tavern

• Mayeaux and Broussard, 9 p.m., Riley’s Tavern

Saturday, Jan. 28

SMHS receives check from A+FCU

A+ Federal Credit Union, San Marcos High School branch, presented a cash back rewards check to San Marcos High School for the 4th quarter of 2016 on Friday, Jan. 20. The cash back rewards program is one where members earn money when using their debit card. If members have the SMHS branded debit card, then A+FCU will match what members have earned and give that to the high school. In 2016, SMHS received $5,238.95 from this program.

TXST Bobcat Build dates announced

Laura Aebi - Features Editor

Texas State University's Bobcat Build committee has announced their 15th annual 2017 community service event, as well as the submission deadline for those requesting volunteers for their local community projects.

As the second largest student-led community service project in the state of Texas, Bobcat Build creates bridges between the university and Central Texas via the multitudes of students, faculty and staff that participate every year.


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