• The TWU Community offers its condolences to the family and friends of Barbara Taylor, a 1988 TWU Distinguished Alumna and former president of the TWU Former Students Association.
  • Get your summer splash on at TWU Night at the Waterpark from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Thursday, July 12. Students, faculty and staff are invited to bring their families and friends to enjoy water park attractions. An entire group gets FREE access when one person presents a TWU ID! The event is sponsored by the Student Union and Fitness and Recreation. Visit Water Works Park for specific park information.
  • All faculty, adjuncts and graduate teaching assistants are invited to submit a presentation proposal for the 13th Annual Teaching and Learning Symposium scheduled Aug. 23 on the Denton campus. The deadline to submit a proposal is 5 p.m. Friday, July 20.
  • The Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Outreach now has a centralized webpage for undocumented student community information and resources.
  • The TWU soccer team will host the 12th annual Pioneer Power Sprint Triathlon & 5K Sunday, July 22 and is looking for volunteers. All volunteers will receive a T-shirt and all the fruit, bagels and pancakes you can eat at the post-race party. Volunteers would report to the west side of Pioneer Hall (main rotunda entrance) at 6 a.m. on race day and finish around 11 a.m. If you’re interested in helping out at this annual fundraiser, email assistant soccer coach Megan Matteck and include your first and last name, cell phone number and T-shirt size.
  • Crystal Hill will join TWU as director of Disability Services for Students on July 9. She brings 17 years of experience as the senior administrator in Disability Support Services at the University of Central Arkansas. Hill served as president of the Arkansas Association on Higher Education and Disability in 2017-18 and was elected to the organization’s board of directors earlier this year.
  • Melinda Cowart (teacher education) has been appointed editor of the IAFOR Journal of Language Learning, an internationally reviewed and editorially independent interdisciplinary journal associated with the International Academic Forum’s international conference on language learning.