Monday, September 29, 2014
Diverse sources (Tim Hennessy)
Source: Chris Murray
Identifying information about the source: Senior, Anglo, from San Antonio, Pre-med/ Physical Therapy
Question 1: The university had a record enrollment of 35,568 students last year and is expected to have an increasing number of students this year as well. What are the specific challenges you've faced?
"I commute now and it has gotten harder to find parking close to where you are going on campus."
Question 2: How does the increase in students affect your ability to commute to class?
"I have to basically get here early in order to get a parking spot and make it to class on time."
Question 3: Do you think it would be beneficial for the university to keep growing or should they begin to taper off the number of students?
"I think it should start to taper off but I'm pretty sure they're [Texas State] are going to keep increasing the number of students."
Question 4: Did the size of the school influence or the name change affect your decision to come here?
"No not so much, it was mainly the location and the program I was interested in."