General News

03/05/2013 - 3:53pm

Katherine Lester, a senior geography major at UNT, is one of 199 college and university students in the nation to be selected as a finalist for a 2013 Harry S. Truman Scholarship. Lester is one of nine students from Texas colleges and universities named as finalists for this year’s scholarships.

03/05/2013 - 10:39am

Rawlins, who joined UNT in May 2010 as an interim appointment, said “I never dreamed I would stay more than a few months, but UNT is such a special place that I fell in love with the university, its students, faculty and staff." He plans to remain President through the search for and arrival of his successor.

 

03/01/2013 - 10:02am

“The Middle East: A New Era?” will focus on the economic, political, social and education transformations in Middle Eastern nations after the Arab Spring. The conference will take place March 22 and 23 (Friday and Saturday) at UNT’s Gateway Center.

02/25/2013 - 2:18pm

UNT will join nearly 70 educational institutions worldwide to participate in the first-ever Student Engagement and Philanthropy Day, designed to increase student understanding of philanthropy and grow engagement on campuses.

02/21/2013 - 10:36am

Betheny L. Reid, former Dallas County Community College District associate vice chancellor of development and president of the DCCCD Foundation Inc., has been named senior associate vice president and capital campaign manager at the UNT.

02/20/2013 - 3:30pm

A UNT professor, UNT Health Science Center professor and a psychology doctoral candidate will speak on different aspects of Alzheimer’s disease, including research, caregiving and the fear of dementia.

02/19/2013 - 1:43pm

Dorothy M. Bland, director of the Division of Journalism of Florida A&M University’s School of Journalism & Graphic Communication, has been named the new dean of UNT's Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism.

02/13/2013 - 4:18pm

Ten UNT alumni will be honored for their outstanding career achievements and service to the university Feb. 22 (Friday) at the 2013 Annual Alumni Awards Dinner.

02/13/2013 - 9:27am

The UNT Libraries will celebrate the Portal to Texas History Million Page Milestone on Feb. 27 (Wednesday). UNT was one of eight U.S. universities, and the only one from Texas, to receive funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities to put pages of Texas newspapers online.

02/12/2013 - 10:16am

Megan Kursawe, site director at the The Renfrew Center, will speak at UNT for National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.The event will be co-hosted by The UNT Office of Greek Life, Multicultural Center and the Meadows Center of Health Resources in UNT’s Student Health and Wellness Center.