General News

05/07/2013 - 3:38pm

UNT has organized its third annual Global Discovery Workshop. The 2013 workshop, Energy Efficient Buildings and Communities, will be held May 19 – 22 (Sunday – Wednesday), in Tartu, Estonia.

05/06/2013 - 4:19pm

Hispanic Communicators DFW, DFW’s largest association of Hispanic/Latino journalists, has awarded three scholarships to UNT students. Cassandra Rodriguez, Rosi Linda Sanchez, and Olmar Vanegas were recognized as top Hispanic communicators at the Hispanic Communicators DFW’s banquet.

05/06/2013 - 3:52pm

More than 4,000 students will receive degrees from UNT this spring. Commencement ceremonies are set for May 10 and 11 (Friday and Saturday) in the UNT Coliseum.

05/02/2013 - 4:02pm

The North Texas Regional P-16 College and Career Readiness Marketing Project, headquartered at UNT, will host a visit for 60 middle school students on May 3 (Friday) to encourage participation in higher education as part of the state-wide celebration of GenTX day.

05/01/2013 - 2:18pm

Dahlia Porter, assistant professor of English at UNT, is one of 20 junior faculty and doctoral and postdoctoral students in the U.S. to receive an Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship of Scholars in Critical Bibliography.

04/29/2013 - 10:42am

UNT has become a leader in sustainability through collaborations, education, research and its daily operations, and has reduced its carbon footprint by more than a half billion pounds, since becoming the first Texas university to sign the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment five years ago.

04/26/2013 - 11:25am

The Portal to Texas History, administered by the UNT Libraries, has received the Wayne Williams Library Project of the Year Award from the Texas Library Association.

04/25/2013 - 11:09am

UNT Executive Chef Pierre Monticolombi has created five new dishes as part of a California Raisin Board and Food Service Director magazine challenge to incorporate raisins as a healthy sweetener in university dining menus.The UNT community can taste test Monticolombi’s new dishes from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on April 30 (Tuesday) in Kerr Hall’s cafeteria, and vote for their favorites.

04/22/2013 - 4:04pm

UNT offers summer programs to fit the needs and interests of North Texans, from innovative science programs to inspiring arts and humanities programs.

04/18/2013 - 11:53am

UNT will open its Goolsby Chapel from 4-5 p.m. today (April 18) for reflection and prayer for the victims of the bombings in Boston and the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas.