General News

04/12/2017 - 10:26am

The University of North Texas theatre department will take audiences back in time to the sexual revolution and anti-war movement of the late 1960s with its production of “Hair” April 27-30. The musical focuses on a “tribe” of young people who resist the war and live a bohemian lifestyle filled with sexual freedom and pacifist protest.

04/12/2017 - 8:26am

Baolong Zhang, Graduate Artist Certificate student at the University of North Texas College of Music, has earned first prize in the 2017 Virginia Waring International Piano Concerto Competition, held March 26-April 2. He earned the prestigious honor – and a $10,000 prize – for his performance of Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3.

04/11/2017 - 10:35am

The University of North Texas College of Music has named Jonathan Thompson the 2017-2018 Presser Graduate Music Award winner and recipient of the $10,000 Presser scholarship.

04/11/2017 - 10:14am

Grant Thornton, one of the largest professional accounting services networks in the world, has named a University of North Texas student its first Doctoral Fellow in Accounting.

04/11/2017 - 9:26am

The students are using what they are learning in the classroom to solve specific behavior problems of dogs being trained by Patriot PAWS, a nonprofit organization in Rockwall that provides service dogs to military veterans.

04/10/2017 - 1:07pm

When you use a computer you typically read an article, watch a video or access information from a graph. These may seem like simple tasks, but to a person who is visually impaired, these tasks can be challenging. One University of North Texas professor knows these challenges all too well. Stephanie Ludi works in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. She is also visually impaired. 

 

04/10/2017 - 12:53pm

A nearly $350,000 grant awarded to a University of North Texas researcher by the Walmart Foundation and the U.S. Conference of Mayors is helping to bring manufacturing jobs back to the U.S.

04/10/2017 - 12:12pm

Seventeen communication design students from the University of North Texas took home top prizes from the Dallas Society of Visual Communicators National Student Show and Conference, the largest student creative competition in the United States.

04/10/2017 - 8:28am

The final event of University of North Texas’ Mary Jo & V. Lane Rawlins Fine Arts Series season is a world-renowned interactive art exhibit. Luminarium: Architects of Air is dazzling, colorful, walk-through sculpture that has been featured in Australia’s Sydney Opera House and the world-famous Guggenheim Museum in Spain.

04/06/2017 - 11:50am

It’s hard to miss the striking resemblance between Omar and Khaled Almahmoud, but their similarities don’t stop on the surface. Right now the brothers are both at the University of North Texas – both are working on doctoral degrees and both are studying mechanical and energy engineering.