Tag Archives: Public relations

Spotlight: Price Seniors Center

Retired Texas State professor, drama teacher devoted to the community

Ron and Marie Jager

Ron and Marie Jager

By Catherine Harper

For retired Texas State University professor Dr. Ron Jager and his wife Marie, life has been full of “little coincidences” that have kept them serving the San Marcos community for over 30 years. With a passion to help others, the Jagers have always found a helping hand to keep them motoring onward.

“We’ve always come into what we needed in some way or another,” Ron says. “We’ve been full of little coincidences that have taken place here [in San Marcos]. Something happens that’s connected with people and other places that come here to roost.” Continue reading

Bobcat Faces: Catherine Harper

PR student is prepared,
ready for the real world

By Audrey Webb

Making a decision about which major to pursue is a pivotal point in any student’s life. Did I make the right choice? Will I enjoy this career path? Will I be any good at it? These questions can be answered only with time.

Catherine Harper will graduate from Texas State University on May 11 with a degree in public relations from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, which offers five undergraduate degrees. She originally joined the school as a journalism major, but later switched to public relations, thinking it would provide her with a more proactive role in shaping public opinion. Continue reading

Bobcat Voices: Back in School

Back in school: Tips from a fellow Bobcat to start fresh, save money

By Sarah Cobb

As a senior, I’m hustling through my final semester looking for the easiest ways and cheapest means of doing things. Looking back, I know that if I had asked around in the beginning —  as a freshman — I might have found a few resources very useful.

Here are some tips I now use to save money and sanity during the course of a semester.

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Bobcat Faces: Lizzie Laster

Laster looks to life after graduation,
links pro experience with ambition

By Catherine Harper

Lizzie Laster is a December 2011 graduate with a degree in public relations.

Connecting with the real world after college can be challenging for some graduates. For soon-to-be Texas State alumna Lizzie Laster, real-world experience and a get-up-and-go resolve are taking her to the top of her ambitions and beyond.

Graduating in December 2011 with a degree in public relations, Laster’s fierce focus has shaped her rapidly growing list of achievements. With involvement in student organizations both on and off campus throughout her college career, Laster’s network continues to expand as she embarks on the world.

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