Denton Details, 10-3-18

  • Join the TWU Staff Council for Cookies and Cuties with Council from 2-3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12 in the ACT 2 lobby. Meet your representatives and have a bite to eat!
  • Mark your calendars for the grand re-opening of the TWU Libraries Special Collections from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18 on the second floor of the Blagg-Huey Library. Come tour the newly renovated area. Chancellor Carine Feyten will speak at 4:15 p.m.
  • Got a young dancer in your family? The Pioneer Pride Dance Team will host a Fall Kid's Clinic from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 in the Fitness Center. Participants will have the opportunity to learn a routine from dance team members, then perform at the 2 p.m. volleyball game in Pioneer Hall. Kids also will learn chants, cheers and some basic dance skills. Cost is $35, which includes a clinic T-shirt, entry to the volleyball game and two tickets for family/friends to attend the game. Click here for more information or to register.
  • Ling Hwey Jeng (School of Library and Information Studies) has been named to the City of Denton Library Board for the 2018-2020 term.
  • Celia Lo (sociology) recently published "Racial Disparities in the Proportion of Needed Services Maltreated Children Received" in Children and Youth Services Review 94: 72-81. Publication of “Health of women surviving intimate partner violence: Impact of injury and fear” is forthcoming in Health & Social Work. Lo co-authored both works with Tyrone C. Cheng, chair of social work and child advocacy at Montclair State University in New Jersey.
  • Deena King (compliance) was invited to speak at the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics’ Dallas Regional Compliance & Ethics Conference Sept. 28. Her session at the multi-industry conference focused on how organizational compliance programs can better leverage the expertise of their internal compliance partners.