The Hays County Local Health Department reports three new COVID-19-related fatalities Jan. 21, a Buda man in his 70s, a Kyle man in his 50s and a Kyle woman in her 90s. There have been a total of 171 fatalities in the county.
There has been speculation about the efficacy of a COVID-19 vaccine due to the speed of production within the last year. With hopes of a vaccine becoming available to the student body in the coming weeks, questions have surfaced regarding its reliability and safety.
After dedicating years of education to brain research and psychology, Dr. Carmen Westerberg, an associate psychology professor at Texas State, was awarded $300,000 to fund her upcoming study exploring the effects of sleep on memory retention and formation.
Health care workers have found themselves working to keep a pandemic under control while battling inclinations to get physically close to unwell patients — an action once a natural part of their identities but now a bigger threat to their personal safety.
Texas State’s COVID-19 dashboard added 17 new student cases and three new faculty/staff cases Jan. 20.
Following the postponement of last weekend’s games against the University of Arkansas at Little Rock due to COVID-19 protocols, Texas State women's basketball (4-5 overall, 1-3 Sun Belt) will return home on Jan 22-23 to host the University of Louisiana at Monroe Warhawks (2-8 overall, 0-4 Su…