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​TLU Receives Nearly $300,000 Grant From National Science Foundation

​TLU Receives Nearly $300,000 Grant From National Science Foundation

September 19, 2016

​Imagine taking a course where lecture is minimized and class time is spent working on problems, group projects, and being actively engaged in the course material. As part of a grant awarded from the National Science Foundation, Texas Lutheran University will receive $291,828 to determine the optimum impact inverted and “flipped classrooms” should have to maximize student success in STEM courses.

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Seguin’s 10th Little Free Library Showcases Student Project

Seguin’s 10th Little Free Library Showcases Student Project

March 8, 2016

Throughout the past year, Seguin has welcomed Little Free Libraries into local neighborhoods. Focused on promoting literacy and free book exchanges, the handmade libraries create a sense of...

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Personal & Professional Impact of TLU’s Black & Gold President’s Council

Personal & Professional Impact of TLU’s Black & Gold President’s Council

February 24, 2016

When TLU First Lady Michelle Dorsey began the Black & Gold President’s Council (BGPC) in 2012, her vision was to offer a social education as well as an academic education to students. After...

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Self-Defense Courses Empower Students

Self-Defense Courses Empower Students

February 16, 2016

In her Basic Women’s Self-Defense co-curricular class, dramatic media major Sarah Flores is learning how to assess potential threats and be more observant of her surroundings. Taught by Texas Lutheran University police officer Jeremy Stevens and his wife Janae, the class focuses on prevention and awareness.

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Campus Police Offer Safety Training as Part of Campus-wide Initiative

Campus Police Offer Safety Training as Part of Campus-wide Initiative

February 15, 2016

Texas Lutheran University Police Chief Gary Hopper has dedicated his life to protecting and serving his fellow citizens. However, there are certain situations—like the possibility of an active...

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Accounting Students’ Tax Clinic Yields $75K in Refunds in Second Week

Accounting Students’ Tax Clinic Yields $75K in Refunds in Second Week

February 15, 2016

Last year, TLU students, through the university’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) clinic, helped Seguin residents file 102 returns netting $102,449 for the 2014 tax year. This year, they’re on target to exceed that number with 43 returns completed in just the second week of the clinic.

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Alumna Shares International Perspective with Social Entrepreneurship Students

Alumna Shares International Perspective with Social Entrepreneurship Students

February 11, 2016

Author and poet Ifueko “Fex” Ogbomo ’03 will tell you America—specifically Texas Lutheran University—is where she found her voice. However, her voice, as well as her mind, body, and...

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Veteran finds his new calling after retirement

Veteran finds his new calling after retirement

February 8, 2016

As a boy, Mike Gonzales and his family would often drive by Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. Familiar with the military’s well-known presence throughout the city, Gonzales always...

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