When Hillviews sent out a call across campus – tell us about some exceptional faculty, students and alumni ― the responses poured in. These stories make up the Stars of Texas State issue with 15 articles about the people who define the university. People like alumni Tony Dieste, whose marketing skills have put him at the top of his field; and Dr. Jill Pruetz, a biological anthropologist whose work with chimpanzees in Senegal has been supported in National Geographic. There is faculty member Dr. Todd Hudnall whose research could revolutionize the cell phone industry. And then there are students like Jennifer Perez, a recent nursing school graduate; and Andrew MacLaren, whose study of biology earned him the Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award. Also inside is a photo gallery from the Lonesome Dove Reunion and Gala held in Fort Worth to benefit the Wittliff Collection; and an interview with new Head Football Coach Everett Withers.
Read more in the Summer 2016 issue of Hillviews.