The Portal to Texas History, administered by the UNT Libraries, has received the Wayne Williams Library Project of the Year Award from the Texas Library Association.
UNT students Cassie Holtz and Francisco Gonzalez both received a Clarence Ridley Scholarship from the Texas City Management Association. The scholarships are awarded each year to two students who are earning master of public administration degrees from Texas universities
Jeanne Tunks, associate professor in UNT's College of Education, will receive the 2013 Claudia A. Balach Teacher Researcher Award at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association in San Francisco.
UNT students will present their business plans to leaders and business executives of the Town of Cross Roads, Texas while competing for cash prizes in the Northwestern Mutual Integrated Business Case Competition.
UNT Executive Chef Pierre Monticolombi has created five new dishes as part of a California Raisin Board and Food Service Director magazine challenge to incorporate raisins as a healthy sweetener in university dining menus.The UNT community can taste test Monticolombi’s new dishes from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on April 30 (Tuesday) in Kerr Hall’s cafeteria, and vote for their favorites.
Recent student winners from the annual Fashion Group International’s Career Day in Dallas and seniors from the College of Visual Arts and Design will showcase their apparel and accessories at UNT’s annual ArtWear fashion exhibition.
College of Business student Jeff Chandler and his 24 classmates are developing national marketing plans for a Big Brothers Big Sisters basketball fundraiser — called Little Big Shot — to be held in at least 10 NBA franchise cities across the nation. The 25 students have split into five teams, and each team will present a marketing plan to Big Brothers Big Sisters executives.
Five films created by UNT students who are earning the Department of Radio, Television and Film's master of fine arts degree in documentary film will be shown on May 2
Sam Atkinson, professor and interim chair of the UNT Biology Department has been named a member of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Environmental Advisory Board.
UNT offers summer programs to fit the needs and interests of North Texans, from innovative science programs to inspiring arts and humanities programs.