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Volume 32, Number 8, April 26 - May 9, 2010

DENTON CAMPUS RECOGNIZES PIONEER PROUD RECIPIENTS

Staff members on TWU’s Denton campus were recognized for service above and beyond their ordinary responsibilities during a Pioneer Proud ceremony Tuesday, April 6. Permanent full- or part-time staff employees who have worked a minimum of six months, and who are in a position below director, registrar or bursar, were eligible for nomination.

Dallas and Houston ceremonies will take place Monday, May 3 and Friday, May 14, respectively. Recipients from those ceremonies will be recognized in a future edition of the TWU Update.

Denton recipients of the Pioneer Proud award are listed. Recipients of more than one award are noted in parentheses ( ):

Aaron Daugherty (2), Facilities Management; Adriene Jones (3), Graduate School; Alice Hilliard (2), Facilities Management; Alicia Fairweather, ITS; Allen Claytor, ITS; Amanda Noday, Payroll; Amy Kowalsky, Chancellor's Office; Andrea Massey, Controller's Office; Angela Foster, Library; Angela Moore, Communication Science & Disorders; Ann Huestis, Undergraduate Studies; Anna Bussart (2), Dean, Arts & Sciences; Anne Downing (2), Dean, Arts & Sciences; Annie Phillips-Newton (2), Commuter Services; Audrena Kelley, Counseling; Barb Darling (2), Teacher Education; Barbara Meriwether, School of Management; Becky Bryant, School of Management; Beth Draper, Student Records; Beth Palmer, Pioneer Hall; Betsy Helgerson, Human Resources; Brandi Golleher, Dean, Arts & Sciences; Brandi McClelland (2), Intercultural Services; Brenda Klingner (3), University Scheduling, ISS; Brenda Mallory (4), Library Science; Brian Grams, Controller's Office; Carl Sorensen, Facilities Management; Cathi Chambers, Institutional Effectiveness; Charlene Scott, Facilities Management; Christina Williams (2), Facilities Management; Cindy Hiegel, Biology; Clay Till, ITS; Clint DeBusk, ITS; Codie Causey, Library; Colleen Sallee, Academic Financial Services; Corina Trevino, ITS; Curtis Blair, Registrar; Cynthia Johnson, Health Studies; Dan Knabe, Facilities Management; Debbie Mueller, Finance and Administration; Deborah Gillespie, Conference Services; Delmy Barillas (2), Facilities Management; Denise Matthews, Facilities Management; Diane Kozul, Graduate School; Dolores Montoya, Intercultural Services;

Dorcyle McClure (6), Family Science; Duane Baade, Science Instrument Repair; Edith Zalaya (4), Facilities Management; Elfreda Metcalf, Facilities Management; Elisa Gonzales, Dental Hygiene; Emily Martin, Student Union; Erik Martin, ITS; Estee Easley, Nutrition and Food Sciences; Estela Long, Human Resources; Francis Cardwell, Facilities Management; Gail Greeney, Facilities Management; Gail Orlando (3), Women's Studies; Gavin DeCuir, Academic Affairs; Glen Ray, Bursar’s Office; Glenda Peters (2), Psychology & Philosophy; Harry Winn, Family Science; Heather Davis (5), Undergraduate Studies; Howard Garrison, Facilities Management; Jake McBee (3), Lifelong Learning; Jane Sewald, Human Resources; Janelle Davis (3), Kinesiology; Jeff Bowerman (4), Athletics; Jeffrey Creeach, Facilities Management; Jennifer Martin, Conference Services; Joanne Hawthorne, Research and Sponsored Programs; John Niemi (2), Dean, Arts & Sciences; Joshua Hancock, Admissions; Juan Castillo, Facilities Management; Juana Oyervides, Facilities Management; Judith Franz, Education; Judy Melton (3), Kinesiology; Julie Brumbaugh, Financial Aid;

Kara Krafft (2), Human Resources; Karen Bartel (3), Graduate School; Karen Hoenig (2), Psychology & Philosophy; Kate Amorella, Institutional Effectiveness; Kathalyn Nute, Housing; Kathleen Hedges (4), Education; Kathy Stamm (2), Enrollment Services; Katie Anderson, Bursar; Keith Restine, Lifelong Learning; Kelley Smith, Health Services; Kenneth Mauk, Housing; Kim Taylor (2), Dean, Health Sciences; Kimberly Adams, Financial Aid; Kimberly Richardson, Library; Krista McGowan (2), Math and Computer Science; LaMargo Branch, Library; Laura Bass, English, Speech & Foreign Languages; Laura Hensley, School of the Arts; Laura Risley, Student Records; Laura Rocchio, Registrar; Lenora Sletten, International Education; Liliana Grosso, Teacher Education; Linda Garza, Facilities Management; Linda Johnston, Financial Aid; Linda Jones (3), Health Services; Linda Wee, Business Economics; Lindsey Hatter, Center for Student Development; Lisa Haynes (2), Institutional Effectiveness; Lisa Quinones, Student Life; Lori Richman (2), Music; Lorie Huslig (2), Graduate School; Luetta Newman, Health Services; Lupe Perez, Facilities Management; Malinda Potynski, Chancellor’s Office; Marcella Ettinger, Nutrition & Food Sciences; Maria de la Rosa, Facilities Management; Maria Del Castillo, Facilities Management; Maria Lerma, Facilities Management; Maria Longoria, Facilities Management; Martha (Annie) Plummer, Research and Sponsored Programs; Mary Beth Daugherty, Dean, Health Sciences; Mary Honard, Teacher Education; Mary Jo Frederick (2), Graduate School; Matthew Gallagher, ISS; Maybelle Demore (2), Purchasing; Melinda Rule (3), Teacher Education; Melissa Ozuna, Human Resources; Melody Dunn, Facilities Management; Michael James Matlock, Facilities Management; Michan Chowritmootoo, Vice Provost & Dean, Graduate School; Michele Kyle (2), Alumni Relations/Student Life; Missy McCormick (2), Undergraduate Studies; Myrna Flores, Human Resources;

Nan Whitten, Communication Sciences & Disorders; Nancy Casey (2), Student Records; Nancy Gotcher, Associate Provost, Academic Affairs; Nichole Miller, Facilities Management; Nora Sierra (2), Associate Provost, Academic Affairs; Pat Stennett, Student Records; Patrice Armor, ITS; Patricia Tischler, Dental Hygiene; Paula Tanner, Marketing and Communication; Paulina Silva, Facilities Management; Penny Lewis (3), Dance; Phyllis Sprabary, Facilities Management; Rhonda Redfearn (2), Communication Sciences & Disorders; Robbie Reid, Kinesiology; Robert Farrington (2), Facilities Management; Ron Arender, Controller’s Office; Roy Lynn Tardif, Library; Ruth Orozco, Facilities Management; Sacha Vatanapradith, Health Services; Samantha Farmer (2), Sociology; Sammi Taylor (2), Student Records; San Juanita Romo, General Counsel; Sandy Hammond, Facilities Management; Sandy McBurnett (2), Graduate School; Sara Wimmer, Dean, Health Sciences; Sarah Alexander (2), Library Science; Scott Kirkby, Mail Services; Sharon Cowan (2), Human Resources; Sharon Masten, Dean, Professional Education; Sharon Vincent, Student Records; Shaumarie Scoggins, Biology; Sheree Colson, Athletics; Sherry Driggers (2), Human Resources; Shirley Saunders, Dental Hygiene; Sibel Meric (2), Health Services; Stephanie Andrus, Facilities Management; Steve Adcock (3), Facilities Management; Sue Colton, Communication Sciences & Disorders; Susan Petrucci (2), Biology; Tasha Garrett (2), Dean, Arts & Sciences; Teresa Pierce, Student Records; Tesse Scott (2), Occupational Therapy; Thuan Phan, ITS; Tina Bolejack, Housing; Todd Lyles, Athletics; Tommy Walker, ITS; Toni DuPerry, Food Services; Tracey Oney, Faculty Senate; Traneshia Chiles, Dean, Arts & Sciences; Vanna Parr, Controller’s Office; Vicky Johnson, ISS; Ward Durossette (3), ITS; Westley Gillum, Dean, Arts & Sciences; Yolanda Vasquez, Facilities Management.

Newsbriefs (submission information)

The Texas Woman’s University College of Nursing will showcase clinical research projects conducted by TWU’s inaugural doctor of nursing practice (DNP) class during its first Capstone Symposium Friday, April 30. The symposium will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the auditorium of TWU’s Parkland campus. The event is free and open to the public. All 15 of TWU’s 2010 DNP candidates — who make up the university’s first ever DNP graduating class — will speak about their research and showcase their projects during poster presentations. For more information, call (214) 689-6597, email garcia2@twu.edu or visit www.twu.edu/nursing.

The STARS student alumni relations council received the Best Internal Program Award at the ASAP (Affiliated Student Advancement Programs) conference held March 12-14 in El Paso. The Best Internal Program recognizes work that is done to create or improve programs and activities within the organization. Programs receiving the ASAP awards are considered models for others. The TWU STARS, organized during the fall 2009 semester, submitted their organizational process and constitution for judging. STARS is affiliated with the TWU Office of Alumni Relations.

Update on TWU People (submission information)

Dr. Jake Blosser (history & government) represented the president of Phi Alpha Theta, the history honor society, at the opening of the society’s newest chapter at Dallas Baptist University on March 29. As a member of the National Executive Council of Phi Alpha Theta, Dr. Blosser presented the new chapter with its official charter and gave an address welcoming them into the society.

Dr. Faisal Aboul-Enein (nursing, Houston) has published and co-authored “Forgotten lessons from the Palestine Conflict during World War II” in the spring 2010 Arabic language edition of Air and Space Power Journal, the professional journal of the U.S. Air Force and the leading forum for worldwide air, space and cyberspace power thought.

Dr. AnaLouise Keating (women’s studies) was the keynote speaker at the international, interdisciplinary graduate conference “Anything But Silence: Politics, Poetry, and Pedagogy,” March 25-27at the University of South Florida. Her presentation was titled “Voicing Transformation: From Status-Quo Stories to ‘Cosmic Connections.’”

Dr. Ellina Grigorieva (mathematics & computer science) had a manuscript accepted for publication by the Electronic Journal of Differential Equations. The manuscript, titled “Optimal Control Of A Waste Water Cleaning Plant,” will be published in May.

The Next Two Weeks at TWU: April 26 - May 9, 2010

Mon., April 26
  • Library open 7:30 a.m.-midnight; bookstore open 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 a.m.-midnight.

Tues., April 27

  • Library open 7:30 a.m.-midnight; bookstore open 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 a.m.-midnight.
  • De-Stress Express, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., SU Denton. Free.

Wed., April 28

  • Library open 7:30 a.m.-midnight; bookstore open 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 a.m.-midnight.

Thur., April 29

  • Library open 7:30 a.m.-midnight; bookstore open 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 a.m.-midnight.

Fri., April 30

  • Library open 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. bookstore open 8 a.m.-3 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • “Neo*Anthology,” TWU Senior Fashion Show, 7 p.m., BHL. Call x2661 for tickets.

Sat., May 1

  • Library open 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; bookstore closed; Fitness and Recreation open 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Pioneers Softball vs. Eastern New Mexico, 2 & 4 p.m., away.

Sun., May 2

  • Library open 2 p.m.-midnight; bookstore closed; Fitness and Recreation open 2-10 p.m.
  • Pioneers Softball vs. Eastern New Mexico, 1 p.m., away.

Mon., May 3

  • Library open 7:30 a.m.-midnight; bookstore open 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 a.m.-midnight.
  • Dallas Pioneer Proud ceremony, noon, Parkland campus.
  • Dallas Service Awards & Retirement Recognition Program, 1:30 p.m, Parkland 277-278.

Tues, May 4

  • Library open 7:30 a.m.-midnight; bookstore open 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 a.m.-midnight.

Wed, May 5

  • Library open 7:30 p.m.-midnight; bookstore open 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 p.m.-midnight.
  • De-Stress Express, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Presbyterian campus. Questions? Email StudentLifeDallas@twu.edu.
  • Houston Service Awards & Retirement Recognition Program, 2 p.m., IHSH 2120.
  • Pioneers Softball at 2010 Lone Star Conference Softball Championship in Seguin. Schedule TBD.

Thurs., May 6

  • Library open 7:30 p.m.-midnight; bookstore open 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 p.m.-midnight.
  • Denton Service Awards & Retirement Recognition Program, 2 p.m., Southeast Ballroom, Hubbard Hall.

Friday, May 7

  • Library open 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; bookstore open 8 a.m.-3 p.m.; Fitness and Recreation open 6 a.m.-10 p.m.

Saturday, May 8

  • Library open 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; bookstore closed; Fitness and Recreation open 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

Sunday, May 9

  • Library open 2 p.m.-midnight; bookstore closed; Fitness and Recreation open 2-10 p.m.

Submission Information

Newsbrief Submissions
Information and news about activities, programs or TWU people may be sent to the Office of Marketing and Communication through campus mail or by e-mail to info@twu.edu. The deadline to receive information is the first and third Tuesday of each month at 5 p.m. for the following week. Student information for the “People” section is not published unless it is submitted by or in conjunction with a faculty member and that faculty member’s related activities.

TWU People Submissions
Please submit “People” items (faculty and staff only) to the Office of Marketing and Communication by campus mail or by e-mail to info@twu.edu. Include first and last names (no initials, please) and appropriate titles (ie. Dr.)

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