Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Upoming Career Seminars

Listed below are details regarding upcoming seminars that will be hosted by Career Services.  Interested students should call Career Services at 940-898-2950 to sign up to attend. Door prizes will be awarded.  For each seminar attended, students will also have their name entered into a drawing for a grand prize.  Thanks to ID Services and Career Services a grand prize worth up to $500 will be awarded at the November 15th Dress for Success seminar (must be present to win). 

“Brinker International Careers in Food Science, Information Security, and Marketing”
Wednesday, October 24
2:30 – 4 p.m.
Hubbard Hall – Banquet Room

“Career Paths in Nursing”
Tuesday, October 30
4 – 5 p.m.
SU 207

“Bon Appétit! Dining Etiquette Dos and Don’ts”
Co-Sponsors:  ID Services, STARS, and CSD
Monday, November 5
4 – 5:30 p.m.
Hubbard Hall – Banquet Room
Please pay by Monday, October 29 to enjoy a 3-course meal
$5 – TWU students & $15 – guests

Visit www.twu.edu/career-services/seminars-workshops.asp for a  list of additional seminars offered this semester.

Monday, October 22, 2012

Professional Career Expo

The Career Services Office will host its Fall Professional Career Expo tomorrow, October 23 from 12 - 3 p.m. in Hubbard Hall.  Over 30 employers have registered to participate, including AT&T, the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration), Fidelity Investments, Georgia-Pacific, Northwestern Mutual-Fort Worth, Texas Campaign for the Environment, Texas Department of Family & Protective Services, The Kids Corral, and Walgreens to name a few.  Visit www.twu.edu/downloads/career/Professional_Career_Expo.pdf for a complete list of the employers that have registered.

Remember to bring copies of your résumé to distribute and that professional business attire is required.

Monday, October 15, 2012

The Student Union Referendum is here!!  It is now in your hands to vote.  Voting will begin tomorrow morning, Tuesday, October 16 at 6 a.m. and the voting will conclude on Wednesday, October 17 at 9 p.m.  This is an online referendum.  You can click the link below to cast your vote.  If you are asked to login, use your full TWU email address and your current password.    Finally, the resolution for the Union has been listed below for your review.   We appreciate your vote – the choice is now yours! 


WHEREAS an increase in the Student Union fee will enable the university to build, maintain, operate, and increase services on all TWU campuses and;

WHEREAS students have requested additional space, services, and expanded programming and;

WHEREAS the existing Student Union on the Denton campus is 42 years old and in need of repair, remodeling, updating, and expansion and;

WHEREAS existing Union services on the Dallas and Houston campuses are in need of expansion and have been requested by students and;

WHEREAS it is the recommendation of each Student Government Association’s Executive Board that this referendum be passed and;

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED by the student body that there will be a proposed fee of $149 per fall/spring semester and $75 for the six week summer session for the Student Union for the purpose listed above beginning Spring semester 2014.

For more information, visit our website at http://twustudentunion.blogspot.com/ or http://www.twu.edu/student-union/