Master's students in UNT's Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology will act as counselors at Camp Communicate, which will be held June 5-9 this year. The early registration deadline is Tuesday, May 16.
Topics presented during the Prep for Success seminar may benefit any student preparing for the first job out of college, but are designed for students with visible or hidden disabilities.
The students are using what they are learning in the classroom to solve specific behavior problems of dogs being trained by Patriot PAWS, a nonprofit organization in Rockwall that provides service dogs to military veterans.
Named in honor of the Houston native and U.S. congressional representative who gained recognition for her work despite her multiple sclerosis, the awards are open to media professionals and high school and college students who have produced material that accurately and positively reports on or depicts individuals with disabilities.
Nicholas Fuselier in UNT's College of Health and Public Service is one of five college and university staff members in the nation to be named Emerging Professionals by the American College Personnel Association.
A $167,000 grant, awarded by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission Children’s Autism Program is allowing the Kristin Farmer Autism Center at the University of North Texas to serve up to 28 families per year who otherwise could not afford the cost of intensive autism treatment.
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.
The training will provide elementary and secondary students with listening and communication skills to help them succeed in school.
Sue Dinaro, a support specialist for the UNT Police Department, was named “Property Technician of the Year” for the entire state by the Texas Association of Property and Evidence Inventory Technicians in October 2016.