General News

03/22/2013 - 2:42pm

UNT students, faculty and staff members will create representations of books out of food, which will be judged by those who attend the festival. There will be several categories, including Best Adult Nonfiction Book, Best Children’s Book and Best Non-Cake Book.

03/21/2013 - 2:39pm

A Presidential Search Advisory Committee has been appointed to identify candidates to lead UNT, the flagship of the UNT System.The 17-member Presidential Search Advisory Committee, appointed by UNT System Chancellor Lee Jackson, is composed of UNT students, alumni, faculty and staff members, administrators, a UNT System representative, and business and community leaders.

03/20/2013 - 3:34pm

UNT has become the first university in the Dallas-Fort Worth region to offer a Bachelor of Science degree in Ecology for Environmental Science. Being one of the fastest growing states in the U.S., Texas has a strong need for ecologists who can find answers to problems created by growth and new demand on natural resources.

03/20/2013 - 3:17pm

UNT’s Willis Library recently made changes that have helped the Music Library better utilize space and update its facilities and services. In response to the changing needs of patrons, the Music Library  used space in the southern part of the fourth floor of Willis to construct a 1,400-square-foot room dedicated to processing new acquisitions and donations, and cataloging.

03/19/2013 - 4:25pm

UNT students are invited to participate in a Big Picture Idea Competition. Students participating will use video to tell a story of creativity in the North Texas region, and winners can receive prizes of up to $500 as well as internships with Big Picture Idea.

03/19/2013 - 2:37pm

UNT will offer events every week in April to observe Celebrating Great Global Citizens Month. The events will educate students, faculty, staff and community members about diversity, internationalism and sustainability.

03/14/2013 - 2:46pm

UNT's Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism will host the ninth annual Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference. The conference will explore the art and craft of unearthing the past through researching and writing historical nonfiction.

03/14/2013 - 9:48am

Two UNT graduate programs have been ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News and World Report in its 2014 Best Graduate Schools rankings.

03/13/2013 - 12:15pm

UNT College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism is sponsoring the Consumer Experience Symposium at UNT March 28 (Thursday). It will feature Nicolas Franchet, head of e-commerce for Facebook’s Global Vertical Marketing division, among its keynote speakers.

03/11/2013 - 4:03pm

Four UNT students will attend the National Debate Tournament March 28-April 1 at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah.