The University of North Texas Alumni Association will honor outstanding alumni at the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards dinner at 7 p.m. Oct. 8 (Thursday) in UNT's Gateway Ballroom.
During a networking dinner, business leaders will share questions, concerns or ideas with peers. UNT Innovation Greenhouse team members will then bring those topics back to campus, where UNT students will work on plans to solve problems and bring ideas to reality.
Allie Salgueiro of Garland, a senior hospitality and tourism management major at UNT, has received a Wyndham Worldwide WEC Scholarship that will allow her to attend the 2015 World Education Congress, the annual global conference of Meeting Professionals International.
Tommy Vinh Bui, a master's student in library science in the University of North Texas' College of Information, has been named a 2015 Spectrum Scholar by the American Library Association.
UNT President Neal Smatresk appointed Finley Graves as the university's provost and vice president of academic affairs. This two-year appointment follows Graves' service as interim academic leader since March 1.
Eric Coleman, lecturer in the UNT Department of Criminal Justice with expertise in campus safety, security administration and police response, is available to discuss a shooting reported today at a Naval Reserve Center, near a community college in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Nearly 300 individuals are expected to attend the University of North Texas' annual "Adventures in Autism Intervention and Research Conference" from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 25 (Saturday).
The University of North Texas' Printing & Distribution Solutions won five awards at the 2015 In-Plant Printing and Mailing Association Conference, the nation's largest conference for print shops housed in larger organizations which they service.
Gulin "Eva" Gelogullari, a graduate student at UNT, has received a $30,500 Rotary Global Grant to study at Tel Aviv University in Israel during the 2015-16 academic year.
Charles C. Francis has donated his entire collection of materials from that historic meeting of the "Austin 12" to the University of North Texas Libraries.