Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Stroke survivor to discuss his recovery and experiences with aphasia at UNT
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the United States with more than 795,000 people suffering one each year, according to the...
Monday, June 4, 2018
UNT launches bachelor’s degree in nonprofit leadership studies this fall
DENTON (UNT), Texas – Texas is home to the second largest number of nonprofit organizations in the nation – behind California – according to the National Center for Charitable Statistics. Forecasts indicate a strong outlook for jobs in the nonprofit sector and, as the number of nonprofits grow, there will be increased demand for skilled workers.
The University of North Texas College of Health and Public Service is addressing...
Thursday, January 18, 2018
UNT names new dean for College of Health and Public Service
Friday, January 5, 2018
UNT Speech and Hearing Center offering scholarships for spring semester children's reading clinic
DENTON (UNT), Texas - The University of North Texas Speech and Hearing Center is offering scholarships that will allow children in first through ninth grades to attend the center's weekly therapy for delays in reading, writing and other literacy-language skills. The after-school reading clinic for the 2018 spring semester begins Jan. 24 (Wednesday) and will be held Mondays through Thursdays for 12 weeks at the center, located at 907...
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