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Learn how to convert a PDF to a Word doc

Do you need to make a change to a PDF? It’s often easier to convert it back to a Microsoft Word document for editing. Watch this episode of Computer Therapy to learn how to convert a PDF to a Word doc so you can make revisions. Do you have an idea for a future episode […]

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Women’s Faculty & Staff Association Meeting *TODAY*

For the October meeting, June Hindle, Senior Benefits Specialist, will be present to discuss open enrollment and answer questions. Our dialogue will also include upcoming events. October 18, 2018 University Union – Room 306 Noon – 1pm Please feel free to bring lunch and invite other TU staff/faculty. All are welcome! Contact Elysa Newman (enewman@towson.edu) or […]

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Deadline Extended: Minimester and Spring Break Study Abroad

The deadline to apply for the following study abroad programs has been extended until October 30! Career Exploration and Professional Development in the UK Corporate Communication in the UK  Gender, Health, and Social Justice in Ghana  Identity, Expression, and Social Action in Scotland  Marketing in the Shadow of the Bordeaux Vineyards, France South Africa and […]

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“Eye Level: Poems of Immigration, Rootlessness and Identity,” featuring Jenny Xie

Join us on Thursday, October 25, from 6:00pm to 7:30pm in the College of Liberal Arts, room 3150, for the Towson Literary Reading Series. Jenny Xie will read from her poetry collection, Eye Level (Graywolf Press, 2018), recipient of the Walt Whitman Award of the Academy of American Poets and the Holmes National Poetry Prize from […]

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Halloween Party Button Making Contest

The Counseling Center is holding a button decorating contest, in honor of our Halloween Party! If you design a 3in button for submission, you have the chance to win a large gift basket, as well as the opportunity to see students wearing your button around campus. You will also receive a copy of your button […]

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TU Foundation Announces NEW Grant Program

The TU Foundation is pleased to announce an initiative to fund faculty and staff projects that can advance the Presidential Priorities.  The TU Foundation board has set aside $100,000 to be awarded to four or more groups during CY 2019 (January 1st through December 31st).  The goal of the program is to provide significant funding […]

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Learn about what you can do with a major you are interested in pursuing!

Learn about what you can do with a major you are interested in pursuing!  What Can I Do with This Major? Today: Thursday, October 18 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. The Career Center, 7800 York Road Building, Suite 206 All majors, including students undecided about their major, are encouraged to attend  Career Center staff will […]

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Register for the Tiger Trot Homecoming 5K!

Celebrate Towson University’s Homecoming by participating in the fourth annual Tiger Trot Homecoming 5K! The race takes place on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. Students, faculty, staff, alumni, family and community members are all encouraged to participate. Runners will receive a long sleeve dri-fit shirt.  For more information or to register, visit https://www.towson.edu/studentlife/activities/recreation/campusrec/about/events.html

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Contingent Faculty, Staff and Student Timesheets Due Early

Timesheets for the October 13 through October 26 pay period are due by 10:00 a.m. Thursday, October 25, because of the upcoming state closing for Election Day. Please use the electronic Web timesheet program to complete and approve timesheets for the pay period in order to meet the early deadline. It is extremely important that […]

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Top Tiger Awards for the month of October

The following staff members have been recognized as Top Tigers for the month of October. Top Tigers are nominated each month by fellow staff members to recognize colleagues that go above and beyond their normal duties. Please congratulate these individuals if you see them around campus! Dionne Butler in Parking and Transportation, nominated by Cynthia Zile […]

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Celebrate Open Access Week with Cook Library!

Please join us for these upcoming open access week events   Paywall: The Business of Scholarship Monday, October 22nd                                                  12:00-1:30 p.m.                                Cook Library Room 507 Join us for a group viewing of this recently released documentary from Jason Schmitt, Associate Professor of Communication & Media at Clarkson University. The film provides insights into the highly […]

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Battle of the Sexes Film Screening 10/24

The Sport Management program in the Kinesiology Department is hosting a screening of the recent Hollywood film Battle of the Sexes with a panel of experts from campus to discuss and analyze the film and the significance of the Battle of the Sexes tennis match.  Professors from American Studies and Electronic Film & Media, the […]

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IRB Standard Applications Due Tomorrow

The next IRB deadline for submitting applications for Standard Review is tomorrow Friday, October 19th. Please plan ahead to make sure you get your application(s) in on time. All applications will be submitted to the IRB on the 19th, and should expect comments within 3 weeks. Please visit the IRB website to determine which type […]

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Early Voter Parking in Lot 23 at the Administration Building

Early voting will occur at the Administration Building, daily, from Thursday October 25 through Thursday, November 1. Those participating in early voting can park in Lot 23, in front of the Administration Building. Voters will have access to the lot from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. each day. A higher voter turnout is expected for […]

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Weekend Bus Trip Tickets

The International Student Association is pleased to invite members of the Towson University community to join on their bus trip to Washington DC on Saturday, October 27. Tickets are on sale at the Union Ticket Office, and online at http://bit.ly/TUbustrips . The charter bus will leave campus at 9am and return by 9:30pm. Participants will […]

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OTS Training Workshops + Access a Quick Calendar With One Click in Windows

Blackboard: Tests Wednesday, October 17th, 2018 – 11:00am-12:00pm – Cook 404A Learn how to create test questions and deploy tests to your course. Creating Accessible PDF Documents Thursday, October 18th, 2018 – 2:00pm-3:30pm – Cook 404A Learn how to take an existing document and make it accessible to people with disabilities. WordPress for Faculty and […]

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OSPR Open House

If you have questions about seeking grant funding – from identifying funding sources to submitting an application or managing an award, consider attending the OSPR Fall open house! Where: Administration Building Rm. 333 When: October 26th, 11:00 am-1:15 pm Please R.S.V.P.

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Battlefields and Homefronts: World War I and Modern Life Speaker Series

  Come hear Dr. Christopher Capozzola, Professor of History at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, present the keynote address in the Battlefields and Homefronts: World War I and Modern Life speaker series. For more information about the World War I Speaker Series, contact the Department of History at hist@towson.edu.

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2 DAYS LEFT to register to audition for The Many Talents of LIFE: Homecoming Talent Show!

Have you discovered a talent in your own journey of LIFE? Do you have a talent that’s worthy of being showcased at out Homecoming Talent Show? If yes, then register to audition for The Many Talents of LIFE: Homecoming Talent Show! Auditions to determine the acts that will be showcased in the talent show will […]

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Join us for the College of Education Fest

Join us for the College of Education Fest at the Homecoming Game November 3 at 2:30pm.  FREE TICKETS for educators and future educators! Towson Football vs. Maine Education Professionals Appreciation Day DOORS OPEN AT 2:30pm for the COE FEST!!! Join us at the Dunn Terrace in the stadium to obtain innovative ideas from our various […]

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