UNT will offer events every week to educate students, faculty, staff and community members about diversity, internationalism and sustainability.
Elizabeth Figa, associate professor of library and information sciences, recently received an award from the Web-based Information Science Education Consortium, or WISE.
The 13th Annual Commemorative Lecture in Mexican American History will feature author and Austin attorney Beatriz de la Garza on March 25.
College of Music jazz saxophone professor Brad Leali brings back his popular Black History Month concert, Gospel Meets Jazz, for a second year at UNT on Feb. 23.
Dr. Gary M. Segura, professor of American politics and chair of Chicano/a Studies at Stanford University, is the first guest lecturer to participate in the Latina/o and Mexican-American Studies Outstanding Scholar/Artist Lecture Series at UNT.
Film and television actress Vivica A. Fox, who has also produced TV series and plays, will be one of two keynote speakers during the University of North Texas' 14th Equity and Diversity Conference Feb. 21 (Friday).
UNT Libraries' UNT Speaks Out series will feature three speakers discussing their research about the transformation of the perception of Native Americans and about diversity in February.
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.
Faculty members from several Nigerian universities are learning how to better teach their students about issues related to aging with the help of UNT gerontology faculty members. The program is part of UNT’s larger effort to improve the teaching of gerontology and raise awareness about aging issues across the globe — ultimately improving the care offered to aging residents worldwide.
UNT Libraries has entered into an agreement with The Dallas Way, a nonprofit organization dedicated to gathering, storing, organizing and presenting the complete history of the city’s gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community, to ensure that current and future materials collected by the organization will be permanently archived, digitized and made accessible to the public.