Wednesday, April 10, 2019
UNT offers summer camps to educate, engage, entertain and enchant
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Dozens of camps and programs* at the University of North Texas will educate and entertain children, teens and adult learners of nearly any age this summer.
Participants will have the opportunity to explore and learn about the arts, the environment, sports, science, technology and more thanks to offerings such as “Snot Camp,” “Robots in the Wild” and “Explore STEM!” computer engineering camp for students with disabilities.
For a full list of summer camps, visit...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
‘Victoria & Abdul’ author to visit UNT for free film screening
What: Free film screening of “Victoria & Abdul” with author Shrabani Basu
When: 5:30-9 p.m. April 18 (Thursday)
Where: UNT University Union Lyceum, 1155 Union Circle, Denton
Journalist and author Shrabani Basu will be at the Univeristy of North Texas April 18 (Thursday) for a screening of “Victoria & Abdul,” a film based on her book o...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
UNT to host its third music entrepreneurship competition
Monday, April 8, 2019
UNT students create augmented reality program for space helmets
University of North Texas juniors David Woodward, Tim Stern and Juan Ruiz are reaching for the stars with an augmented reality program that could change the way astronauts communicate in space.
Their work is part of the NASA Spacesuit User Interface Technologies (SUITS) Design Challenge, which tasked students to develop a system to provide real-time visual communication via an astronaut’s helmet visor.
“Currently during a spacewalk, astronauts communicate with mission control via radio transmission. Voice communication is de...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Drone traffic management taking off at UNT
Monday, April 1, 2019
Visiting artist Bethany Collins explores how race and language collide
Friday, March 29, 2019
Lowe’s, Reflect Systems talk future of shopping and digital retail at UNT
What: The 14th annual Consumer Experience Symposium: Leveraging Technology and Human Factors to Create Optimal Customer Experiences. This yearly event brings together a panel of industry experts to debate and discuss topics related to shopping, consumers and how retailers do business.
When: 10 a.m. to noon April 18 (Thursday)
Where: The Ballroom (suite 314), University Union, 1155 Union Circle in Denton
Cost: Free, but must RSVP t...
Thursday, March 28, 2019
It’s all in the family
What: Guest Chef Day at the University of North Texas’ student-run restaurant, the Club at Gateway.
Who: This year’s guest chefs are Andrew Klipsch, head chef at Bruce Hall Cafeteria, UNT’s busiest dining halls and his daughter, Nastassja Klipsch, who has helped her dad in the kitchen at their home since age 4 and was working with him as a culinary professional by age 14.
The pair, who are also UNT students, will work directly with other s...
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
UNT sculpture students help furry friends at Denton’s Linda McNatt Animal Care and Adoption Center with Sculptures for a Cause
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
UNT appoints new College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences dean
The University of North Texas welcomes Tamara Brown as its new executive dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences.
Brown will be responsible for the largest college on campus, which has 9,000 students and is made up of more than 22 academic departments and programs such as anthropology, media arts and political science.
“I am pleased to have someone of Dr. Brown’s caliber taking charge of our award-winning College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. She has an amazing b...