Denton Details, 04-24-19

  • During the Denton Arts & Jazz Festival, April 26-28, TWU Athletics and G-Force will staff the Oakland Complex garage's second, third and fourth levels as a fundraiser for their organizations. Parking for festival goers will be $20 per car, cash only. Fees will be charged 5-9:30 p.m.on Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, and 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Sunday. The garage will be available for reserved garage parking permit holders all weekend; all other TWU parking permit holders will be asked to pay or park elsewhere on campus.
  • The Department of Teacher Education will host a retirement reception for Jane Pemberton 1-2 p.m., Thursday, May 2, in the Stoddard Hall lobby.
  • The Department of Music will host a retirement reception for Lori Richman 1:30-2:30 p.m., Thursday, May 2, in the Music Building lobby.
  • The School of Health Promotion and Kinesiology will host an outdoor retirement reception for Lisa Silliman-French 4:30-6 p.m., Tuesday, May 7, at the Bernice Abreo Fischer Amphitheater. Games and light refreshments are on the agenda.
  • The Dance UpClose Concert Series is scheduled 4-6 p.m., Thursday, April 25, and 7-9 p.m., Friday and Saturday, April 26-27. All performances will take place in the Dance-Gymnastics Laboratory Building. Tickets for all three are $10 general admission, $5 for students.
  • Spring 2019 is coming to a close, and in keeping with a TWU tradition, Student Life will host Finals Feast 8-10 p.m., Monday, April 29, from the amphitheater to inside the library. Volunteers are needed to serve food and welcome students into the event and building during this time. Faculty and staff who are new volunteers will receive a Finals Fest T-shirt. Those who volunteered in Fall 2018 who have a shirt, please wear it! All volunteers will receive two complimentary meals in either the Underground or the Oakland Café, which opens in June. To reserve your space as a volunteer, please RSVP to Jennifer Mulkey at by noon, Friday, April 26. Volunteers should plan to meet at 7:30 p.m. on April 29 at the library entrance.
  • Celia Lo (sociology) co-authored “Receipt of Health Care by Maltreated Children Receiving Child-Welfare Services,” to be published in a forthcoming issue of Health and Social Work.
  • Shannon Mantaro (Center for Women in Business) wrote a column, “Give your business a competitive edge through certification,” which was published in the April 17 issue of the Denton Record-Chronicle.