Humanities

03/06/2017 - 12:01pm

Katie Hindmarch-Watson, assistant professor at Johns Hopkins University and cultural historian of the British Empire, will discuss queer mediators’ foundational role in early radio broadcasting of the BBC during a free lecture at the University of North Texas March 23.

02/27/2017 - 10:08am

The University of North Texas has been named an Osher Lifelong Learning Institute—a recognition by The Bernard Osher Foundation of efforts at the university’s Emeritus College to serve the 50 and over population.

02/21/2017 - 9:28am

Three writers will be appearing at the University of North Texas for the spring 2017 Visiting Writers Series sponsored by UNT’s Creative Writing Program.

02/20/2017 - 10:02am

University of North Texas student Matt Morton has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship program.

02/13/2017 - 10:26am

Kenneth Waltzer, professor emeritus of history at Michigan State University, will also discuss recent antisemitic events at U.S. colleges and universities. 

02/13/2017 - 9:51am

A lecture and reception for the University of North Texas Libraries Special Collections latest exhibit, “The Lost Generation: World War I Poetry from the Donald Thomas War Poetry Collection,” will be held Feb. 23 (Thursday).

02/09/2017 - 10:21am

David Roediger of the University of Kansas will discuss how many slaves essentially went on strike during the Civil War, which emboldened other marginalized groups. 

02/09/2017 - 10:03am

Dr. Mae Jemison, the first woman of color in space, will speak at The University of North Texas Feb. 22 (Wednesday) as part of the university’s Distinguished Lecture Series.

Jemison’s lecture begins at 8 p.m. in room 314 of UNT’s University Union located at 1155 Union Circle.

02/08/2017 - 11:43am

The Debate Team members participating in the tournament accumulated more points than students from any of the other 15 colleges and universities, to win the award for best overall performance by a team.

01/31/2017 - 9:57am

The University of North Texas and ACES (Comprehensive Educational Services Inc.) will present prominent autism activist Temple Grandin April 13 (Thursday) in Dallas.

“+Autism: A Lecture and Discussion with Temple Grandin” will begin at 9 a.m. at Temple Emanu-El, 8500 Hillcrest Ave. The lecture is open to anyone with an interest in Autism Spectrum Disorder, including educators, parents and health practitioners.