The Academic Success Center held a critical-thinking workshop on Wednesday. The 45-minute workshop was taught by Dr. Wade Thompson, instructor of Developmental English, in the West Library orientation room. Thompson used a PowerPoint presentation to teach students the six elements of critical thinking; he said critical thinking involves acting learning.
Texas Wesleyan’s West Library Reference and Instruction Librarian Dennis Miles gave a lecture Tuesday afternoon in the library’s orientation room on the history of the Armstrong Academy, which was once part of the Choctaw Education System. Miles said he decided to talk about the Armstrong Academy because he had the
The Black Student Association kicked of Black History Month with a read-in on Feb. 8 in the orientation room of the Eunice & James L. West Library. The event featured Arlington author Louie McClain II, who talked about his experience with the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice, scholarship programs in
In December, Marquel Anteola, reference and instruction librarian, wrote a web post on the Eunice & James L. West Library website that announced that the study rooms on the third floor of the library now use key access, and students will be required to check out a key at the
A panel discussion about George Orwell`s novel “1984” was held on Tuesday at the Eunice & James L. West Library. The discussion touched on such issues as how totalitarian government, media manipulation, and advanced technology can be used to control people. Dr. Kay L. Colley, associate professor of mass communication