Thursday, November 16, 2017
$1.6 million grant funds UNT student mentorship program
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- The University of North Texas has earned a $1.6 million grant from Greater Texas Foundation (GTF) in support of High School Career Connect – a peer mentoring program to propel career education for middle and high school students in Denton County.
UNT created High School Career Connect to ensure Denton County middle school and high school students have access to quality career education prior to making endorsement, college and/or career decisions. In Texas, all eighth grade students are required to select an "endorsement" area of interest to guide their course...
Monday, October 30, 2017
UNT Speech and Hearing Center to offer free hearing screenings on Homecoming weekend
DENTON (UNT), Texas - Like many college football stadiums, the University of North Texas' Apogee Stadium ill be filled with screaming fans and blasting band music Nov. 11 (Saturday).
Before attending the 4 p.m. game against the University of Texas at El Paso, or watching the Homecoming parade beginning at 11 a.m., UNT alumni, faculty, staff and students and members of the Denton community can get their hearing checked for free at ...
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Applications being taken for scholarships for UNT Speech and Hearing Center services for children
DENTON (UNT), Texas - The University of North Texas Speech and Hearing Center is offering scholarships that will allow children in the second through seventh grades to attend the center's weekly therapy for delays in reading, writing and other literacy-language skills.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
UNT faculty studying recovery of smaller Gulf Coast cities after Harvey
DENTON (UNT), Texas - Aransas, Nueces and Refugio counties along Texas' Gulf Coast received widespread damage from Hurricane Harvey when it made landfall as a Category 4 storm.
Two months later, some residents of devastated communities feel forgotten. According to University of North Texas faculty members Mary Nelan and Ronald Schumann, some believe Houston received far more attention in the media and from response organizations because of the severe...
Friday, October 13, 2017
UNT students upcycle materials to create Halloween costumes and help a worthy cause
What: A unique Halloween exhibit featuring costumes made by University of North Texas design students will benefit the Denton County Friends of the Family, a local nonprofit. The costumes will be created from materials from the Friends of the Family Thrift Store, which assists individuals and families who are victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
When: 4 p.m. Oct. 26 (...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
UNT to hold North Texas Rally for Recovery Oct. 14
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
UNT names new Osher Lifelong Learning Institute director
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
UNT student receives fellowship from Government Finance Officers of Texas
DENTON (UNT), Texas - Lindsay Jacques, a second-year student in the University of North Texas Master of Public Administration degree program, has received a $5,000 Lynn F. Anderson Fellowship in Government Finance from the ...
Thursday, August 31, 2017
UNT releases more than 100 free e-books on Texas and Oklahoma history
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
UNT rehabilitation and addiction faculty member honored by national association