Texas State University’s 2017 Cats Caravan bus tour will make stops in four cities this year—Austin, Dallas, San Antonio and Houston.
The annual Cats Caravan, which aims to spread Bobcat Pride statewide, is organized by the Texas State Alumni Association along with Texas State Athletics, the Bobcat Club and University Advancement. Cats Caravan is sponsored by Regent Coach Line and University Federal Credit Union.
All Cats Caravan events will feature a university update from President Denise M. Trauth. This year’s tour will feature for the first time some of Texas State's student inventors to showcase game-changing technology being developed on campus. Participants will see how corporate partners are helping to take these new ideas to the marketplace. From biometric authentication and virtual reality to recyclable fabric and apps to help resolve child obesity issues, Texas State student research is solving real-world problems.
The 2017 Cats Caravan tour schedule is as follows:
Dynamic Earth Hall
2201 North Field Street
1174 East Commerce Street
For more information, visit http://alumni.txstate.edu/catscaravan.
About Texas State University
Founded in 1899, Texas State University is among the largest universities in Texas with an enrollment of 38,849 students on campuses in San Marcos and Round Rock. Texas State’s 170,000-plus alumni are a powerful force in serving the economic workforce needs of Texas and throughout the world. Designated an Emerging Research University by the State of Texas, Texas State is classified under “Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity,” the second-highest designation for research institutions under the Carnegie classification system.