Public Service

03/09/2011

A group of students from UNT will be hitting the beach for spring break this year, but instead of sunbathing in their swimsuits, they will be wading knee deep in marsh water and cleaning up the shoreline of Galveston Bay.

01/11/2011

The MLK Day of Service, "Have A Minute? Change the World," will offer students service projects that can be completed very quickly, such as creating a get-well card for a child with cancer, signing up to be added to a bone marrow registry, donating spare change to a charity, and learning about sustainability and green living and receiving seeds to plant later.

12/17/2010

Karen Anderson and Norma Jones were honored for creating a public service announcement, "Faces of Arthritis," which features 19 children from the Dallas/Fort Worth area who have juvenile arthritis.

10/21/2010

UNT's Arnold Air Society is hosting its first Trot for the Troops 5K run and walk charity event on Oct. 23.

10/21/2010

Hundreds of UNT students will participate in a day of service by helping members of the North Texas community.

07/08/2010

As a NextGen Leader, Diamond will be awarded a $4,500 scholarship to complete an internship with a nonprofit organization during the spring 2011 semester.

04/15/2010

Residents of Denton County can bring unused drugs to the first-ever Denton Drug Disposal Day April 24.

03/30/2010

UNT students will have the chance to be kind to Mother Nature this spring during Earth Week with tree plantings, area cleanups, and hands-on workshops.

03/08/2010

Students will spend spring break rebuilding homes devastated by Hurricane Katrina, conducting environmental research and spending time with sick children in Memphis as part of UNT's Center for Leadership and Service program.

03/03/2010

UNT has been recognized for the second time in three years for innovative, effective and exemplary community service programs.