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Award-winning singer/songwriter Kamica King uses music to inspire and help people through some of the most difficult times of their lives.
Deyaun Seale currently pursues a master’s degree in health care administration at the Houston campus of Texas Woman’s University. She saw no better environment to learn her field than at TWU after she decided she wanted to pursue a career in health care. TWU-Houston is perfectly situated in the midst of the action at Texas Medical Center, a sprawling hub that is home to some of the nation’s most prominent medical centers and research facilities.
Congratulations to the Graduate Student Council on winning the Outstanding Student Organization of the Year Award. Additionally, congratulations to Shannon Combest, PhD Candidate, Nutrition & Food Sciences and President, Graduate Student Council who won the Campus Leader with a Heart Award.
Joan Denton (M.S. ‘18) knew she wanted to be a registered dietitian, but never felt at ease in a hospital. When she expressed her interests to one of her Texas Woman’s University nutrition professors, Denton discovered she could be categorized as a “culinary dietitian.” This set Denton on to create her own path in the field of nutrition.
The Association of College Unions International (ACUI) recently recognized Family Graduation Celebration at Texas Woman’s University as the 2018 Collaborative Program of the Year. The university’s Student Union and Campus Alliance for Resource Education worked with 10 other collaborative partners to create this unique experience for students and their families.
Texas Woman's University has been designated as a Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite in recognition of its support for breastfeeding mothers.
Texas Woman’s University has been recognized by top veterans publications for its support for student military service members and veterans.
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Graduate students around the country fear they won't be able to afford school under the proposed Republican tax plan, which would end tax breaks the students get on the value of their tuition.
When she was a little girl, Kwentoria Williams, dreamed of being a doctor. But as she grew up, she realized her strengths lay elsewhere. With an affinity for leadership and organization, she set her sights on a career in hospital administration. That career path took a slight turn after Williams opted into Texas Woman's experiential learning program. As a staff member in Congressman Al Green's office, she is now working to make sure the community's collective voice is heard on health policies.
Texas Woman’s University alumna Candice Salyers has received a $30,000 fellowship from the American Association of University Women to write a book on feminist choreography. Based on criteria such as excellence in teaching and commitment to women’s issues, the AAUW awarded Salyers, a visiting professor at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts, with the Postdoctoral Research Leave Fellowship. The fellowship assists women to reach tenure positions and promote equality in education through independent research opportunities.
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