Wednesday, May 22, 2013
UNT’s Adventures in Autism conference takes place July 27, followed by DREAM 2013 Benefit Concert
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
UNT appoints new vice president for research
Dr. Thomas J. McCoy, vice president for research, creativity and technology transfer at Montana State University, has been named vice president for research and economic development at the University of North Texas. He will join UNT July 8.
As UNT's chief research officer, McCoy will set the university’s strategies for growing as a research university into a Tier One institution. UNT already is the most comprehensive research institution in the North Texas region and is committed to becoming a public research university on par with the best in the nation.
Friday, May 17, 2013
UNT chooses Barnes & Noble College for bookstore operations
The University of North Texas has signed an agreement with Barnes & Noble College as the new operator for the UNT Bookstore.
The contract was approved by the UNT System Board of Regents at the May 16-17 meeting. The agreement between UNT and Barnes & Noble College is for 12 years.
Barnes & Noble College is set to take over operations of the university bookstore on Aug. 8.
“As UNT advances with improvement plans in the new University Union, having Barnes & Noble College on board will offer expanded services and boost offerings to students,” said...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Governor names Reynoso UNT System Student Regent
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
University of North Texas organizes global green energy workshop
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- The University of North Texas has organized its third annual Global Discovery Workshop. The 2013 workshop, Energy Efficient Buildings and Communities, will be held May 19 – 22 (Sunday – Wednesday), in Tartu, Estonia.
The event is also co-organized by the University of Tartu in Estonia, the State University of Ponta Grossa in Brazil, and the City of Denton, Texas.
“We have a wonderful lineup of top quality speakers and attendees from all over the world, from...
Monday, May 6, 2013
Three students named top Hispanic Communicators
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Hispanic Communicators DFW, DFW’s largest association of Hispanic/Latino journalists, has awarded three scholarships to University of North Texas students.
Cassandra Rodriguez, Rosi Linda Sanchez, and Olmar Vanegas were recognized as top Hispanic communicators at the Hispanic Communicators DFW’s banquet, and received scholarships of $1,500 to $2,000. Rodriguez and Vanegas each received $2,000 scholarships presented by NBC 5/Telemundo and Time Warner Cable. Sanchez...
Monday, May 6, 2013
UNT to graduate more than 4,000 in Spring 2013
What: Spring commencement ceremonies at the University of North Texas
When: Doctoral and master's commencement ceremony at 3 p.m. May 10 (Friday);
Baccalaureate commencement ceremonies at 7 p.m. May 10 (Friday) and 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. May 11 (Saturday)
Where: UNT Coliseum, southeast corner of Highland Street and North Texas Boulevard at 600 Ave. D
DENTON (UNT), Texas – More than 4,000 students will receive degrees from the University of North...
Thursday, May 2, 2013
UNT to celebrate state-wide education initiative May 3
DENTON (UNT), Texas— The North Texas Regional P-16 College and Career Readiness Marketing Project, headquartered at the University of North Texas, will host a visit for 60 middle school students on May 3 (Friday) to encourage participation in higher education as part of the state-wide celebration of GenTX day.
The North Texas Regional P-16 Council works with schools; families; businesses; faith-based groups; local, state and federal agencies; and community organizations to...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Faculty member receives bibliography fellowship
Monday, April 29, 2013
UNT’s sustainability efforts earn national recognition