General News

11/16/2017 - 9:45am

The University of North Texas has earned a $1.6 million grant from Greater Texas Foundation (GTF) in support of High School Career Connect – a peer mentoring program to propel career education for middle and high school students in Denton County.

11/16/2017 - 9:26am

The New Choreographers Concert will feature performances on tough topics from the Department of Dance and Theatre at the University of North Texas. The show runs 8 p.m. Dec. 1-2 (Friday-Saturday) and 2 p.m. Dec. 3 (Sunday) at the University Theater inside the Radio, Television, Film and Performing Arts Building.

11/15/2017 - 8:33am

As the population age 65 and older in the U.S. – and the world – grows, so does the need for bioimplants, such as artificial knees and hips, dental prosthetics and cardiovascular devices. Implant surgeries can be taxing on older demographics who tend to take longer to recover, and once a bioimplant is inserted, there’s no guarantee it will last. Sundeep Mukherjee, University of North Texas associate professor of materials science and engineering, wants to change that.

11/14/2017 - 1:46pm

A University of North Texas department dedicated to teaching college students how to manage money and achieve their financial goals is being honored for its work.

11/13/2017 - 2:36pm

The University of North Texas’ Mary Jo & V. Lane Rawlins Fine Arts Series presents Poetry Night with Karla Morton and Edyka Chilomé at 7 p.m. Nov. 29 (Wednesday) in the University Union Lyceum. Tickets are not required and there is no charge for this event. 

11/09/2017 - 9:37am

The research focused on weekly mentions of income inequality from Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama from 1999 through 2013, and weekly news coverage of income inequality for the same time period.

 

 

11/08/2017 - 9:53am

The League of American Bicyclists has recognized the University of North Texas with a Bronze level Bicycle Friendly UniversitySM (BFUSM) award, joining more than 180 visionary colleges and universities from across the country.

11/07/2017 - 4:07pm

New research from the University of North Texas shows that the Sarbanes-Oxley Act – an act passed in the wake of the Enron and similar corporate scandals – has expensive consequences for corporate financial reporting and many businesses operating in the U.S.

11/07/2017 - 10:10am

Can engineering change the basic laws of physics? That is one of the questions three professors and a former student at the University of North Texas are attempting to answer. They have been awarded a $1,997,222 National Science Foundation grant that will explore such questions. 

11/07/2017 - 9:34am

The Siemens Competition is one of the nation's premier research competitions for high school-aged students, promoting excellence in math, science and technology. Students may enter either individual or team research projects. The top prize for both individuals and teams is $100,000.