General News

08/25/2017 - 10:14am

Hurricane Harvey has caused widespread damage and  flooding and forced thousands of people in Houston and South Texas communities to leave their homes.  These University of North Texas faculty are available to discuss a variety of topics regarding to the aftermath of Harvey.

 

08/24/2017 - 4:06pm

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.

08/23/2017 - 5:11pm

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.

08/17/2017 - 8:41am

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

08/17/2017 - 8:29am

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.

08/16/2017 - 9:45am

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

08/16/2017 - 8:03am

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.

08/14/2017 - 9:26am

– 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.

08/10/2017 - 1:55pm

As North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un's threats of a nuclear strike against Americans continue, these UNT faculty are available to discuss the situation and related topics.

08/10/2017 - 8:47am

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.