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Common Experience hosts screening of Pulitzer-winning documentary, 'The Wall'

Hannah Holder, Office of Media Relations | November 26, 2018

The Wall

SAN MARCOS – Texas State University’s Common Experience will host a screening of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize-winning documentary "The Wall" on Nov. 26 at 6:30 p.m. in the Music Building Recital Hall.

"The Wall" is a USA Today Network documentary that examines President Donald Trump’s 2,000-mile United States-Mexico border plan. The 80-minute film answers questions concerning the challenges and consequences of the border wall plan.

More than 30 reporters and photographers worked on the project. Some of those professional journalist will be speaking and answering questions following the screening of the documentary, including Texas State alumna Kirsten Crow.

Crow graduated from Texas State’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication and currently works for the Corpus Christi Caller-Times.

Tickets are free, but seating is limited and reservations are recommended. Reservations are available at tickets.usatoday.com/e/the-wall-a-usa-today-network-f-1/tickets.

About Texas State University

Founded in 1899, Texas State University is among the largest universities in Texas with an enrollment of 38,694 students on campuses in San Marcos and Round Rock. Texas State’s 188,000-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.

About Texas State University

Founded in 1899, Texas State University is among the largest universities in Texas with an enrollment of 38,694 students on campuses in San Marcos and Round Rock. Texas State’s 188,000-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.

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For more information, contact University Communications:

Jayme Blaschke, 512-245-2555

Sandy Pantlik, 512-245-2922