Social Science

11/09/2017 - 9:37am

The research focused on weekly mentions of income inequality from Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama from 1999 through 2013, and weekly news coverage of income inequality for the same time period.

 

 

11/02/2017 - 3:37pm

Manish Vaidya is teaching youngsters to stay mostly motionless using motion monitoring. The technique will eventually be applied to children receiving radiation, who cannot move more than 3 millimeters in any direction or risk damaging healthy cells near cancerous cells.

10/25/2017 - 11:23am

The research has initially focused on gathering places where residents of Aransas, Nueches and Refugio counties have found resources and emotional support as their communities recover from Harvey's destruction.

 

10/18/2017 - 10:21am

Gil Hoffman will focus on the personal impact of the current presidential administrations in both Jerusalem and Washington, D.C., on the prospects of war and peace in the Middle East and discuss reasons for optimism.

10/10/2017 - 1:46pm

Robert L. Bland, a longtime faculty member in the Department of Public Administration, will be honored at the annual conference of the International City/County Management Association Oct. 22-25.

09/25/2017 - 1:41pm

North Korea's foreign minister  has said that President Donald Trump has "declared war" on his country and that Kim Jong Un's regime would consider shooting down American bombers. Several University of North Texas faculty members are available to discuss topics related to this evolving story

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.