Thursday, January 28, 2010

Dallas ISD Alternative Certification Campus Interviews

Representatives from the Dallas ISD Alternative Certification program will be conducting campus interviews on February 12. See more details below:

Dallas ISD
Alternative Certification Program
Campus Interviews
Friday, February 12, 2010
9 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

The Dallas Independent School District's Alternative Certification Program is seeking persons who are not education majors who are interested in teaching.

Dallas ISD is looking for 200 persons to train in the summer of 2010 to become classroom teachers in the areas of Elementary Bilingual; Math & Science (middle & high school). Beginning teacher salary is $44,350.

They will be interviewing in the Career Services Office on Friday, February 12 between 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Call the Career Services Office at 940-898-2950 by 5 p.m. on February 9 to sign up for an interview, and bring a copy of your resume to the interview.

They are looking for persons with the following qualifications:
  • Degree: Bachelor's degree to be conferred by August 15, 2010.
  • GPA: 2.5 overall and in the subject area.
  • Middle and high school teaching require 24 semester hours in the respective subject areas.

More information can be found on the website at

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Haiti: Historical and Personal Perspective

Haiti: Historical and Personal Perspective

Learn how YOU can get involved.

Wednesday, January 20
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Student Union, 207 - Denton Campus

Panelists: Dr. Sara Fanning; TWU Assistant Professor of History
Dr. Brigitt Lamothe - Francois; Psychologist TWU Counseling Center
Scarlett Pope - TWU nursing student and volunteer at Real Hope for Haiti

For more information: 940.898.2789

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Spring 2010 Career Days

Career Services cordially invites you to attend…
  • Health Professional Career Day
    Houston Campus
    Monday, February 8, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

  • Nursing & Health Administration Career Day
    Parkland Campus
    Monday, March 1, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

  • Professional Career Expo
    Denton Campus – Hubbard Hall
    Wednesday, March 31, 12 p.m – 3:30 p.m.

  • Education Career Day – Joint with UNT
    UNT Denton Campus – Coliseum
    Friday, April 9, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Go to for a list of the companies that will be participating & more… !

Bring résumés and business professional attire is required.

Spring 2010 Career Seminars

You could win a Grand Prize worth up to $500!

For each Career Services Seminar you attend, your name will be entered into the drawing. The Grand Prize will be awarded at the April 13 Dress to Impress seminar! You must be present to win!

  • Smart Money Management Before and After Graduation (By: Wells Fargo)
    Wednesday, February 10
    2:30-4:30 p.m. Location: SU 110

  • Developing an Effective Resume & Vita
    Wednesday, February 24 2:30-4:00 p.m. Location: SU-110

  • Professional Dining Etiquette (By: Stephany Compton) Co-sponsor: Center for Student Development
    Tuesday, March 9 4 -5:30 p.m. Location: Hubbard Hall - Banquet Room
    *Space is Limited! Pay by Tues. 3/2/10 to enjoy a 3-course meal.
    $5.00 - TWU students & $15.00 - guests.

  • Career Day Success Tips
    Wednesday, March 10 2:30-3:30 p.m Location: SU-110

  • How to Select a Major
    Wednesday, March 24 2:30-3:30 p.m. Location: SU-110

  • So You Want to Go to Grad School? Guide to Graduate School Admissions (By: Samuel Wheeler)
    Tuesday, April 6 2:30-4 p.m. Location: ACT 501

  • Effective Interviewing Techniques
    Wednesday, April 2:30-4 p.m. Location: SU-110

  • Dress to Impress: Developing Your Professional Wardrobe (By: Dillard's Department Store) Co-sponsor: ID Services
    Tuesday, April 13 2:30-4 p.m. Location: SU-207
Sign Up Today! Call Career Services at 940-898-2950. We look forward to seeing you there!

Spring 2010 Payment Dates

January 12 – 6 pm – Early Registration Phase I Payment Deadline for Spring 2010. All non-paid registrations will be dropped. Students may re-register January 13-15 without incurring a late registration fee.

January 15 – 6pm – Registration Phase II Payment Deadline for Spring 2010. All non-paid registrations will be dropped. Students may re-register during late registration and incur a late registration fee.

January 19 – 22 – Late Registration Period. Late registration fee will be applied.

January 22 – 6pm – Late Registration Payment Deadline for Spring 2010. Minimum payment and acceptance of the online payment plan agreement must be made by this deadline. All non-paid registrations will be dropped.

For more information, visit the website for the Office of the Bursar.