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How Do Birds Know When to Migrate?

How do birds know how to migrate? Do they have a sixth sense? Even for us humans, it’s hard to put a finger on how we know when the seasons are changing, even when the temperatures still feel like summer. Like a Moon one night past the full, there’s a sliver missing, a little nibbling at the edges of the season. Even...

TWU to host Pioneer Preview Day Oct. 23, 2021

Oct. 11, 2021 — DENTON — Texas Woman’s University will host Pioneer Preview Day — an open house event for potential first-year and transfer students — from 8 a.m. to 12:30 pm, Saturday, Oct. 23 on the university’s Denton campus. Various sessions and events will take place throughout the day, including a panel discussion with current TWU students. Information sessions...

Students can learn alongside incarcerated classmates with Inside-Out Program

The university announced on Sept. 21 it would be the first Texas college to work with the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program, a project designed to allow students to experience learning inside a correctional facility alongside incarcerated people. “ is a semester-long college class that combines an equal number of college students taking a class alongside and an equal number of...

10 Indoor Plants that Clean the Air

Did you know that houseplants clean the air? We’ve long known that indoor plants improve our mood and reduce stress levels. There’s just something about having something green and alive that you care for which brrings happiness. But did you also know plants purify the air? During the colder months, we spent a lot of time indoors. Certainly, healthy indoor air is...

University officials address the use of the Eagle Alert emergency system

University officials have addressed the use of the Eagle Alert emergency system in light of recent events, including when it was not used to notify students of a fatal shooting that occurred near campus earlier this month. On Sept. 12, a deceased male was found in the 2200 block W. Prairie St, across from the Traditions and Santa Fe Square...

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