Students at E.P. Rayzor Elementary School in the Denton Independent School District helped gather thousands of books to be sent to children in Uganda as part of a project started by UNT College of Education Associate Professor Marc Cutright.
Natalie Parde, a graduate student in the UNT College of Engineering, has won a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship for her work researching natural language processing – which makes it possible for computers to understand how humans talk and write.
Chelsea Wagenaar, graduate student in the Department of English at UNT, earned the 2014 Voertman/Academy of American Poets Prize. The award was presented at the UNT Rilke Prize reading on April 8 (Tuesday).
The Division of University Relations, Communications and Marketing at UNTrecently received awards for excellence in its communication materials in the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education District IV competition and the 2013 Collegiate Advertising Awards competition.
Entries being accepted for this year's competitions
Edinburgh, Scotland, may be thousands of miles away from the University of North Texas, but the university will have its own piece of Scotland to mark its 125th anniversary in 2015.
Ensembles from UNT's acclaimed College of Music will be spotlighted on the UNT Showcase Stage at the 34th annual Denton Arts and Jazz Festival.
Scholars Day gives students a chance to present their research in the same way that faculty members and other professionals present their research at conferences, either through display of research posters or by giving oral research paper presentations.
Business and not-for-profit executives will share their experiences and talk about the makings of a leader in a panel discussion presented by the Professional Leadership Program in the UNT College of Business.
The UNT Music Library will have a reception April 30 to unveil the recent donation of thousands of items from the estate of a Joe M. Morris, who wanted his extensive music media collection to benefit education.