Social Science

09/15/2017 - 8:15am

More than 8,900 refugees were resettled in Texas in 2016, with nearly half arriving in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. The Refugee Summit will focus on issues in resettlement and integration faced by refugees.

09/06/2017 - 9:53am

 

Observed since 2004, Constitution Day requires all publicly funded educational institutions to provide educational programs on the history of the American constitution on or near Sept. 17.

 

08/21/2017 - 11:01am

President Donald Trump is expected to reveal a new U.S. military strategy for the war in Afghanistan in his televised address Monday evening. UNT political science professor James Meernik will be watching and will discuss the speech and the strategy to the media.

08/10/2017 - 1:55pm

As North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un's threats of a nuclear strike against Americans continue, these UNT faculty are available to discuss the situation and related topics.

06/14/2017 - 8:42am

The research by Daniel Taylor, UNT professor of psychology, focused on Fort Hood soldiers with chronic insomnia.

05/17/2017 - 10:25am

Faculty members Laura Siebeneck and Ronald Schumann and graduate student Britt-Janet Kuenanz will speak with New Jersey residents displaced by Hurricane Sandy to determine what factors led to them returning to their communities.

05/03/2017 - 10:15am

After a successful after-school program its first semester, the reading clinic will be offered Tuesday and Thursday mornings this summer for nine weeks, beginning Tuesday, June 13. Registration is now open.

05/02/2017 - 9:55am

The Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation annually honors full-time faculty at Texas colleges and universities for outstanding teaching.

04/24/2017 - 9:10am

The first 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency end this Saturday, April 29.

04/11/2017 - 9:26am

The students are using what they are learning in the classroom to solve specific behavior problems of dogs being trained by Patriot PAWS, a nonprofit organization in Rockwall that provides service dogs to military veterans.