General News

02/21/2017 - 3:28pm

Hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes – it seems almost every week a deadly natural disaster is reported in the news. Now researchers at the University of North Texas are working to help create walls that will stand up to those disasters, with hopes of saving homes and lives.

02/21/2017 - 12:28pm

The Arbor Day Foundation has recognized the University of North Texas as a 2016 Tree Campus USA University for its continuing dedication to campus forestry management and environmental stewardship.

02/21/2017 - 10:36am

The award from the American Association of Geographers recognizes excellence in instruction and student mentorship, intercultural understanding and participation of under-represented groups in geography and successful student placement with employers, among other criteria.

02/21/2017 - 9:28am

Three writers will be appearing at the University of North Texas for the spring 2017 Visiting Writers Series sponsored by UNT’s Creative Writing Program.

02/20/2017 - 10:02am

University of North Texas student Matt Morton has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship program.

02/20/2017 - 9:53am

When you think of cancer fighters, you most likely don’t think of mathematicians, but Xuexia “Helen” Wang is both.

02/16/2017 - 2:01pm

University of North Texas students who are looking to find a job in the visual arts and design field will find tips at the “Jobs in the Visual Arts and Design: Panels and Workshop” from4 to 8 p.m. March 9 (Thursday) at the Art Building, rooms 101 and 223.

02/16/2017 - 10:00am

The University of North Texas HarpBeats will perform at the World Harp Congress, one of the most prestigious honors in the world for harpists. The HarpBeats, a 10-member College of Music ensemble, will travel to Hong Kong in July for the concert.

02/16/2017 - 9:23am

Four University of North Texas students took second place and beat more than a dozen collegiate teams in one of the most challenging logistics contests in the U.S. and Canada, Operation Stimulus: A Student Case Competition.

02/15/2017 - 1:22pm

Two University of North Texas students will be part of an exciting day at the Texas State Capitol in Austin.