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Study abroad touted

By Juan Ibarra/reporter Alumni offer advice, debunk myths, fears The idea of studying abroad stirs fear in some, while for others it seems out of the realm...
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Mexican traditions shared, celebrated

By Iela Durian/reporter Alejandro Garza started working in a cemetery at the age of 10, which allowed him to observe the many different traditions associated...
Career services assistant Manual Herrera (far left) and student development associate Dalton Doss speak to a NW student after the presentation. Students were given tips on what to wear to work and job interviews.

Dressing right for future jobs

By Katherine Maciel/reporter Career services helps students choose right clothes for job interviews, workplace A presentation informed students of the differences between dressing casual and smart...
Westlake Academy 7th grader Megan Flight, who plays Benjamin, playfully interacts with NW student Lane Norris, who plays Benjamin’s father, in The Yellow Boat which comes to stage Nov. 14-18 in Theatre Northwest.

Actors return to childhood

By JW McNay/managing editor Play to bring family’s true story to stage, examine life, death, loss  Movement, color and large children’s toys will accompany actors on...
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English department recognizes Halloween with eerie evening of dead writers

By Juan Ibarra/reporter The Walsh Library on NW Campus was transformed into an eerie place with ghostly music and a hint of the sinister when...
Students create T-shirts with words of encouragement for abuse or assault victims and to spread awareness about violence against women Oct. 18 on NW.

Project spotlights domestic violence

By Michael Lopez/repoter NW and TR students were encouraged to be creative in an effort to spread awareness about violence against women. On display in WSTU...
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Workshop informs students about disabilities

By Yela Burian/reporter NW Campus celebrated Disability Awareness Month with a big bang Oct. 15 in an effort to promote an environment that encourages self-advocacy. ...
NW students play a game called LightBot on laptops that introduces them to basic programming logic at Candy and Coding Oct. 9 on NW Campus.

Game provides fun, introduction to coding

By Michael Lopez/reporter Faculty and volunteers hosted an event to celebrate the life of Ada Lovelace, an important figure in computer programming, and to introduce...
NW Spanish associate professor Alejandro Garza returned with photos from Spain (left) and the Colombian Amazon (right). Garza traveled with students to every Spanish-speaking country except for Venezuela.

Travel inspires speech

By John Alfaro/reporter Traveling around the world is a lifetime dream for many, and one NW Spanish assistant professor saw that dream come true while...