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Dallas Digest 10-17-18
(nursing) has been published in the October issue of the
Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing
. The article, "Factors influencing organizational commitment and turnover in nursing residents," was co-authored with two researchers at the University of Texas at Tyler.
Dallas staff members have created the
Dallas Staff Book Club
, which will meet every two to three weeks on Friday mornings from 10-11 a.m. The club will begin with the TWU Book-in-Common, "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks," a
New York Times
#1 bestseller. Upcoming meetings include Oct. 26 (room 1602), Nov. 9 (room 8720), Nov. 30 (room 8720) and Dec. 14 (room 8720). To RSVP or for more information, contact
The first-ever Dallas staff
Pumpkin Decorating Contest
is set for Friday, Oct. 26. Entries are due by the 26th and will be judged by faculty, staff and students in the first-floor atrium from Oct. 26-29. Prizes for first, second and third place will be awarded Oct. 31.
Those seeking assistance with the Canvas transition or with incorporating technology into courses can contact
, the new instructional designer for the Dallas campus. She can be found in room 6605, at
Occupational therapy and physical therapy faculty attended the recent the
American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
Annual Conference in Dallas. Presenters included
Suzanne Perea Burns
(occupational therapy), "Self-management interventions for stroke recovery and recurrent stroke prevention;"
Theresa Marie Smith
(occupational therapy), "Integrating and fostering a transdisciplinary model of care improving discharge to community and preparedness;"
(physical therapy), "Exercise capacity in community dwelling individuals with spinal cord injury;"
(occupational therapy), "Characterizing and promoting brain health across the lifespan;" and
(physical therapy), "Feasibility and integration of utilizing Ekso in an inpatient rehabilitation hospital."
(occupational therapy) and
(physical therapy) also attended.
Mobile mammography clinic slated on Denton campus
COPE Clothing Closet schedules drive
Boo at the U needs candy, volunteers
COPE announces speaker series
SECC fundraising events get underway