Five first-year students will show their documentaries that they created during the 2014 fall semester during a free screening Dec. 4.
The UNT Division of University Relations, Communications and Marketing received several MarCom awards for excellence in promotional materials. The materials were prepared to promote UNT's range of innovative academic, research and student programs as well as the university's value to the North Texas region and state.
The GoMeanGreen team outperformed teams from 96 colleges and universities, growing its portfolio by 213 percent and a final portfolio value of $1,565,175 in four weeks of trading.
The University of North Texas has named Glênisson de Oliveira dean of the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science (TAMS). He will begin serving as TAMS dean in January 2015.
Jane Gilday, managing director of Dallas-based investment firm Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney and Strauss, will discuss her career, leadership skills and industry issues in the UNT College of Business Distinguished Speaker Series.
Deborah Clark and Emry Birdwell, who manage 14,200 acres of ranch land in Henrietta, Texas, focus on wildlife sustainability and sustainable grazing, and have seen a 452 percent improvement in bobwhite quail populations on their land this fall, earning them the 2014 UNT Quail Keystone Ranch Award.
Small Business Saturday – an annual shopping holiday marked the Saturday after Thanksgiving – can be a powerful tool to help smaller retailers compete with the major corporations. Charles Blankson, associate professor of marketing in the UNT College of Business, discusses the holiday's impact and ways smaller stores can make the most of this retail shopping season.
Amid the hubbub of the holiday season, how can families make the most of their time together? Instead of putting the focus on gathering presents, Dr. Wendy Middlemiss, associate professor of educational psychology in the UNT College of Education, has tips on how to celebrate by making memories.