News Releases

Monday, August 28, 2017

The University of North Texas is helping students affected by Hurricane Harvey by immediately admitting them and waiving application fees. UNT already is working with students to provide them with an educational home if they were displaced by the storm.

University of North Texas wind turbines reduce school's carbon footprint.
Thursday, August 24, 2017

This summer the University of North Texas ranked 11th on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Top 30 College and University list of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership. The ranking marked the school’s first appearance in the top 11 spots.

Pia Wood named director of UNT International
Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Pia Wood, an expert with more than two decades of experience in providing leadership in higher education international programs, has been named the new vice provost and dean of international affairs at the University of North Texas.

Lesa B. Roe stands outside of a UNT System building
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Accomplished leader is set to become the first-ever woman to lead UNT System

This 1940s Claire McCardell outfit will be on display in Sportswear to Athleisur
Thursday, August 17, 2017

The recent popularity of yoga pants for everyday wear has raised eyebrows among some fashion critics, but comfortable clothing has been around for decades.

A new exhibition, Sportswear to Athleisure: The Creation of Comfortable Clothing, will feature the history of such fashion, using garments from the University of North Texas’ Texas Fashion Collection. The exhibition runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursdays and Fridays from Sept. 8 (Friday) to Dec. 8 (Friday) at UNT ArtSpace Dallas.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Rachita Sharma, a faculty member since 2014, received the President's Award from the National Association of Multicultural Rehabilitation Concerns.

The One O’Clock Lab Band performs in the UNT Union Syndicate as part of the free
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The University of North Texas College of Music kicks off Jazz at the Syndicate at 9 p.m. on Sept. 12 (Tuesday). The free evening and lunchtime jazz performances will be held in the University Union Syndicate, 1155 Union Circle.

The weekly concerts are open to the UNT community and the general public. Performances showcase the UNT College of Music’s variety of jazz ensembles at noon on Thursdays and Fridays and 9 p.m. on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Shengli Fu, University of North Texas College of Engineering associate professor
Monday, August 14, 2017

– The National Science Foundation has awarded Shengli Fu, University of North Texas College of Engineering associate professor and chair of electrical engineering, a $250,000 grant for drone research and development. The grant is part of $1 million that has been divided between UNT, the University of Texas at Arlington, Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi and the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez.

Thursday, August 10, 2017

The University of North Texas’ new Art Building is expected to feature art from an internationally recognized artist – and the public can hear from a group of finalists before the artist is selected to develop an artwork proposal.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The scholarships are given to high-achieving students who are earning graduate degrees in library and information science.

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