Smita Mehta, a professor of special education in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of North Texas, offers tips for families to buy toys for children with special needs.
Sue Dinaro always loved being an elementary school teacher, and after four years, she was on her way to becoming a master teacher. But when she moved from New Mexico to Texas after her husband’s job was relocated, she knew she’d have to look for something else. Little did she know that accepting the position five years ago at UNT would put her one step closer to going back to the classroom.
In one of the first studies on terrorism outside of Western universities, University of North Texas researcher Marc Cutright helped led a qualitative inquiry into what practices might best help those individuals heal and complete their academic goals.
The U.S. Department of State has given a $36,000 grant to fund new UNT study abroad programs to China and Ireland in summer 2017.
A new partnership with NASA has the University of North Texas aimed at getting students excited about space science.
The University of North Texas will celebrate International Education Week November 14-18 with various events held by numerous departments, programs and student groups across campus.
The University of North Texas, in partnership with the North Texas Community College Consortium, is hosting an open house for ITT Tech students at UNT New College at Frisco on Sept. 21.
Three University of North Texas faculty members will be among more than 20 educators celebrated for their dedication to excellence through research, service and education. The awards will be presented during the fifth annual Salute to Faculty Excellence Awards Dinner & Ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 22 (Thursday).
"Reconstruction and Restorations" -- The 2016 Teaching of History Conference presented by the University of North Texas Department of History. H.W. Brands, the Jack S. Blanton Sr. Chair of History at the University of Texas at Austin, is the keynote speaker.
A University of North Texas education professor's research revealed new insight into a state program aimed at encouraging students to learn multiple languages. The Seal of Biliteracy is an award given to students who prove they have attained proficiency in two or more languages by the time they graduate high school.