Division and Alumni News

No panic here: TWU prepares for ChatGPT

TWU is preparing for the impact of ChatGPT, an AI-powered website that mimics human conversation, writes and debugs computer programs and writes screenplays, poetry, and stories. It has also written essays and research papers, and answered test questions.

Celebration of Science returns to TWU Oct. 20-21

After being suspended since 2019 due to the pandemic, the Celebration of Science returns to Texas Woman’s University Oct. 20-21. The main event is on Friday, Oct. 21, in the Ann Stuart Science Complex and includes presentations by six speakers, headlined by Sherine O. Obare, PhD. Friday’s event is free and open to the public.

TWU joins AWS Academy to supplement computer science program

Texas Woman's University has joined AWS Academy, Amazon Web Service's online training and certification courses in a variety of computing skills.

TWU holds robotics camp for girls

Texas Woman's University's Computer Science, Future Classroom Lab and Education of the Deaf programs joined forces to hold Camp CoDE for Girls this summer.

Four deaf students – one from Denton and three from Dallas – and their teachers participated in the inaugural Camp CoDE (Computing in Deaf Education), which was held in June at the Future Classroom lab on the TWU Denton campus. The students built and coded their own robots.

Computer Science holds Cybercamp 2022

TWU's Computer Science held its 2022 Cybercamp in June. There were 24 participants from local middle and high schools, 10 of which were girls.

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The participants in TWU Computer Science's 2022 Cybercamp

TWU informatics students receive HIMSS Visionary Scholarship Awards


Two TWU informatics students have received Visionary Scholarship Awards from the Dallas-Ft. Worth chapter of Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, Inc. (HIMSS).

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Kristina Reyal is a first-year graduate student at TWU, where she is pursuing an MS in Informatics with an emphasis in Data Science and Data Analytics. In May 2020, she earned a BS in Biology and a BS in Computer Science from TWU. She also received both the Terry Scholarship and the Most Outstanding Computer Science Student award. Kristina currently works as a graduate assistant and tutor in the TWU Department of Mathematics and Computer Science and plans to pursue a career in data science upon graduation.

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Litza Contreras is a senior at TWU, where she is pursuing a BS in Health Informatics with a minor in Clinical Applications. She plans to graduate in May 2021. Her interest in health informatics began in 2017 when she learned how technology has been transforming the healthcare industry to improve patient care delivery. After graduation, she plans to begin a career as a clinical informatics data analyst.


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