Social Science

11/14/2012 - 10:05am

Randolph B. “Mike” Campbell, Regents Professor of history at UNT and the chief historian for the Texas State Historical Association, which is housed at UNT, is available to comment on the secession movement and Texas’ history as an independent nation from 1836 to 1845.

11/08/2012 - 11:52am

A team of researchers led by Dr. John Ruiz, assistant professor of clinical health and experimental psychology at UNT, will conduct a three-year study to determine a possible link between social vigilance and risk for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.

11/01/2012 - 4:07pm

UNT faculty members will be available to give in-depth analysis of election returns for the presidential race, the Texas Senate race between Ted Cruz and Paul Sadler, and other races.

10/18/2012 - 4:26pm

Fourteen UNT anthropology students won awards for their op-ed pieces in a competition sponsored by the Center for Public Anthropology.

10/17/2012 - 12:34pm

Author, distinguished professor and leader Lois Parkison Zamora will discuss New World Baroque art, architecture and literature at UNT as part of the Department of World Languages, Literatures and Cultures Distinguished Speaker Series.

10/15/2012 - 3:43pm

Author and professor of Arab and Islamic studies at The New School, Dr. Nargis Virani, will lecture on sacred poetry and music in Muslim cultures as part of the Islamic Art and Culture Forum at UNT.

10/10/2012 - 4:07pm

Meir Shlomo, consul general of Israel to the Southwest, and Dr. Alan Rosen, Holocaust scholar from Jerusalem, will both speak at UNT the week of Oct. 22.

10/10/2012 - 3:51pm

Iranian author, cultural historian and fellow at Brown University Dr. Shiva Baghi will lecture on "Masculinity in Contemporary Iranian Art", co- sponsored by: the Contemporary Arab and Muslim Cultural Studies Institute and the College of Visual Arts and Design’s Art History program.

10/10/2012 - 2:05pm

University of North Texas Department of Dance and Theatre interprets William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream through a musical by newly composed tunes, classic jazz standards and choreographed dance numbers.

10/09/2012 - 11:39am

"Panic, Power & Persuasion" combines Political Science 1050, American Government: Process and Policies and Psychology 1630, General Psychology to teach students how to recognize the links between the two disciplines.