General News

02/03/2014 - 2:39pm

UNT students, faculty and staff members and others will hear a firsthand account of the Holocaust and what it was like to live in Auschwitz and other camps during a lecture given by Holocaust survivor Jack Repp.

01/30/2014 - 11:15am

Alder has been appointed a United Nations representative for the U.S. section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. In her new role, she will help shape directives concerning the U.N.'s policy framework on Women, Peace and Security.

01/30/2014 - 9:44am

UNT spring enrollment figures show increases in the number of continuing students, the number of doctoral students, and the number of courses being taken by the student body, all of which indicate a continuing focus on graduation.

01/28/2014 - 1:12pm

West Hall, a residence hall on the UNT campus, earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's prestigious ENERGY STAR. The ENERGY STAR is the national symbol for protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency.

01/27/2014 - 2:09pm

What is love? Julie Leventhal, lecturer of educational psychology in the UNT College of Education, attempts to answer this and other relationship-related questions in her courtship and marriage course. The course explores romantic relationships and how they change over a lifetime.

01/27/2014 - 11:37am

Since August 2012, the UNT Libraries’ Special Collections department has housed a letter from Ron Woodroof, who started the Dallas Buyers Club to obtain non FDA-approved drugs for AIDS after being diagnosed with the disease; 10 Dallas Buyers Club newsletters, which were read by AIDS patients around the world who received the drugs from Woodroof; and a photograph of the medication, which is featured in the film.

01/27/2014 - 11:13am

For the fifth consecutive year UNT is participating in the RecycleMania Tournament, a friendly national competition for college and university recycling programs. UNT Sustainability, the Union Program Council and UNT Eco-Reps will host on-campus RecycleMania events, including a residence hall recycling competition.

01/23/2014 - 12:05pm

UNT is among the first group of U.S. higher education institutions selected to receive grants as part of President Obama’s 100,000 Strong in the Americas initiative. During the announcement in Washington, D.C., Secretary of State John Kerry revealed the four U.S. higher education institutions selected for the grants.

01/17/2014 - 10:49am

UNT Dining Services will celebrate the life and vision of Martin Luther King Jr. at Kerr Hall Cafeteria beginning Monday, Jan. 20, through Friday, Jan. 24. Chefs at UNT have arranged a menu of diverse foods from countries around the world that will be served at Kerr Hall Cafeteria.

01/16/2014 - 9:36am

UNT's Honors College is sponsoring Great Conversations, the college's annual signature event where Dallas-Fort Worth and Denton residents who are experts in their fields will act as table hosts. Proceeds from the event directly benefit Honors College students by supporting scholarships and programming.