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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...
During an opening reception Oct. 8, artist Barbara Frey shares the array of ceramic techniques she used to create the different pieces that are on display in the Lakeview Gallery on NW Campus now through Nov. 1.

Artist shows, talks ceramic technique

By JW McNay/managing editor Ceramic artwork created by a guest artist is on display until Nov. 1 in the Lakeview Gallery on NW Campus. Works from...
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Speakers tout communication skills

By Yela Durian/reporter Good communication ability, both oral and written, is the number one skill employers look for, a speaker said during the employment workshop...
NW president Zarina Blankenbaker talks to students during Pizza with the President Sept. 25 on NW. Blankenbaker walked about to speak with students directly.

President, pizza unite

By Juan Ibarra/reporter For the second year in a row, students on NW Campus had a chance to schmooze with the campus president while enjoying...
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Professor shares Latin myths

By John Alfaro/reporter The caudillo, a Spanish military or political figure, is a real presence in Latin American history, a University of North Texas professor...
NW student Shelby Jones receives a certificate of completion from NW computer science instructor Paul Koester for successfully completing Level 3 in 2017’s Candy and Coding.

Event to introduce students to coding

By JW McNay/managing editor Candy and Coding will introduce students to computer science through games, competitions and challenges Oct. 9 on NW Campus. Computers will be...