General News

09/19/2013 - 4:18pm

UNT has opened an office in Bangkok to provide a base for recruiting throughout Southeast Asia as well as serve as a focal point for alumni. Plans for the office were announced in December 2012 by UNT President  V. Lane Rawlins during a visit to Thailand.

09/19/2013 - 11:28am

“The Eagle Feather,” the UNT Honors College’s online publication, will be celebrated Oct. 1 at a reception for its 10th issue. The reception will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in the Forum on the first floor of UNT’s Willis Library.

09/17/2013 - 4:12pm

UNT College of Business adjunct professor of risk management Kyle Weddle will be recognized as one of DFW’s top risk managers this year by D CEO Magazine and the Risk Management Society.

09/17/2013 - 2:35pm

UNT set an enrollment record for fall 2013 with 36,221 students, an increase of 385 compared to the fall 2012’s unofficial headcount at the fall census date (12th day of classes).

09/17/2013 - 1:31pm

Daymond John, founder of the fashion brand FUBU and a cast member of ABC’s “Shark Tank,” will speak about entrepreneurship at UNT's Murphy Center for Entrepreneurship’s BDO USA, LLP Leadership Luncheon Nov. 8. UNT alumnus Norm Miller, chairman of Interstate Batteries, will receive the annual Murphy Award, given to an entrepreneur for a lifetime of achievement in business.

09/16/2013 - 2:29pm

Four UNT College of Information students were selected as 2013 Spectrum Scholars by the American Library Association. UNT is one of only three Texas universities to have students selected as scholars, and has more scholars than the other Texas universities.

09/16/2013 - 12:46pm

UNT will celebrate the life of Dr. Alfred F. Hurley, the 12th and longest serving president of UNT and the first chancellor of the formal UNT System, in an event at 3 p.m. Sept. 28 on the UNT campus.

09/10/2013 - 10:10am

The North Star of Texas Writing Project at UNT will present the critically acclaimed author Matt de la Peña — who is known for such young adult novels as “Ball Don’t Lie,” “Mexican WhiteBoy” and “We Were Here” — on Sept. 28at the 12th Annual Denton Area Texas Association for the Improvement of Reading conference.

09/09/2013 - 3:12pm

A new UNT grant project called Project STArT  will provide on-the-job coaching and full scholarships to special education teachers who are seeking master’s degrees in special education with a concentration in autism intervention.

09/09/2013 - 2:27pm

Find out more about this year’s incoming class of freshmen in UNT's open campus forum with the creators of the popular Beloit College Mindset List. For 15 years, the list has identified the “cultural touchstones” offering clarity to a freshman’s point of view each fall.