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Nursing Career Fair gives TWU Houston students opportunities to network with potential employers

Who: TWU Houston Nursing Students What: The Nursing Career Fair, sponsored by the Career Connections Center, is an opportunity for TWU Houston nursing students to introduce themselves and network with a multitude of employers. Even if junior level students are not quite ready for professional employment yet, they can take this

Rest and destress at Tranquil Tuesdays

TWU Dallas students: you have three weeks left!   Now through Oct. 31, Dallas Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS-Dallas) psychologists are leading exercises centered on restoration and relaxation every Tuesday from 12 to 1 p.m. in 8720. Assistant Director of Dallas and Houston CAPS and Licensed Psychologist Dr. Linda Louden says, “Our

Organization offers OT opportunities in Houston

From leadership, networking connections, volunteer work, fundraising and mentorship, the Student Occupational Therapy Association in Houston provides occupational therapy students with opportunities for educational, professional and personal growth. “SOTA is a great way for students to ask questions, acquire knowledge, and bond with other students in the program,” Kelsey Orsak, SOTA president

Ranking #1

If you did not already know, TWU is a great school. We have beautiful campuses, great staff members and a wonderful student body. Our Dallas campus, however, has something a little more special to take into consideration for those who are still on the fence about the beloved TWU.   According to the Dallas Business Journal, TWU is

Opportunities for active Dallas students

Student organizations and activities are skyrocketing on the Texas Woman’s University Dallas Campus.  The campus has seen a 50 percent growth in the number of student organizations in the past two years, according to Taylor Dukes, Dallas Center student life program coordinator. “With a more non-traditional student population, we strive to

Houston campus receives first ever career consultant

The Career Connections Center is branching out to the Houston campus after the hiring of Career Consultant Lauren Lilly-Odom. Lilly-Odom is coming to TWU with extensive experience as the former Employer Events Coordinator at UT-Dallas. She is excited about taking on a position that allows her to work with students individually.

TWU Alumna finds national stage at Super Bowl

Ressa Gallardo

Finding herself among 400 individuals auditioning for the first Super Bowl Festival, TWU alumna Ressa Gallardo was ecstatic upon becoming one of the 75 chosen to perform at the Houston LIVE Exhibition.   Beginning her musical career as a child signing karaoke at Filipino family gatherings, Gallardo ignited a passion that carried

Occupational Doctoral candidate wins Dementia Care Professional of the Year award


Dallas Occupational Therapy student wins National award Studying Doctoral coursework in Occupational Therapy and working as a Dementia Care specialist in North Carolina, Heather McKay strives to find answers for the challenges of progressive dementia diseases. Her determination and successes in patient care led to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America and

TWU Dallas caring for Kenya

Walking through the dirt streets of Menara, a Kenyan village, Lauren Jones made her way from the clinic to her firsthome visit of the day to see what medical aid she could provide. Jones, a senior Nursing student, and ten other nursing students from TWU’s Dallas campus served on a medical

Visiting Scholar profile

Arriving from Barcelona, Spain April, Dr. Juan Leyva-Moral is the most recent visiting scholar to study at the TWU Houston campus. With the help of Associate Nursing Professor, Dr. Joan E. Edwards, Dr. Leyva-Moral is studying Latina Women Living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (LWHIV) in the Houston area and how this affects