The Hays County Health Department reports 22 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 77 recoveries Oct. 22, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 6,268, active cases to 554 and recoveries to 5,650. Total active cases in the last 21 days is 328.
San Marcos participated in a community-based biodiversity study that revealed where native pollinator habitats can be placed to best aid in the conservation of monarch butterflies, a species in crisis.
Faculty Senate liaisons expressed discomfort with a potential return to in-person classes in the fall 2021 semester and the addition of an outside observer to Personnel Committee meetings in the senate's Oct. 21 meeting.
Texas State soccer (3-8-1 overall, 3-4-0 Sun Belt) will close out the regular season at home Oct. 25 against the winless University of Louisiana-Monroe (0-7 overall, 0-6 Sun Belt).
Texas State football (1-5 overall, 1-2 Sun Belt) will go on the road Oct. 24 to face AP nationally-ranked No.12 Brigham Young University (5-0 overall) for the first-ever matchup between the two programs.
Texas State volleyball (11-1 overall, 6-0 Sun Belt) is set to play conference opponent Little Rock (1-8 overall, 1-7 Sun Belt) as part of a three-game series Oct. 23-24 at Strahan Coliseum.