Wednesday, October 30, 2019
UNT professor named distinguished member of Association for Computing Machinery
Yan Huang, senior associate dean and director of graduate studies at the University of North Texas College of Engineering, was recently named a distinguished member of the Association for Computing Machinery for her scientific contributions to the field of computing.
“My work focuses on organizing, making best use of and finding interesting patterns in large amounts of data. For example, a navigation system used to mean only a driver’s GPS l...
Monday, October 28, 2019
UNT’s One O'Clock Lab Band invited to perform at Lincoln Center
Thursday, October 24, 2019
UNT Communication Studies professor receives Coger Award from National Communication Association
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
UNT to host inaugural international jazz trombone competition Oct. 26
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Trombone players from around the world will be travelling to Denton this week for the inaugural BAC Instruments/University of North Texas Jazz Trombone Day and Competition.
Saturday’s event will include:
- Educational workshops taught by UNT College of Music faculty and graduate students
- Final round of a competition featuring trombonists...
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
UNT to focus on increasing diverse faculty opportunities in STEM
Monday, October 21, 2019
Beautiful Data: Materials as Musical Muses - UNT Fall SMART Talk to feature prominent artist and physicist
What: UNT’s Fall 2019 SMART Talk featuring UNT’s Marco Buongiorno Nardelli
When: 4 – 5 p.m. Oct. 24 (Thursday)
Where: University Union Lyceum at the University of North Texas, 1155 Union Circle, Denton
Registration: No registration is required. This event is free and open to the public.
The Fall 2019 SMART Talk will feature UNT Distinguished Resear...
Thursday, October 17, 2019
UNT PUSH program receives $85,000 Santander Foundation grant to help youth transition from foster care into higher education
DENTON (UNT), Texas – The University of North Texas received an $85,000 grant for its Persevere UNTil Success Happens program. PUSH helps young adults who age out of foster care achieve educational success at UNT by focusing on each student’s academic, financial and career success, as well as social well-being.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
UNT researcher developing next generation of nuclear power plant sensors
University of North Texas Associate Professor Haifeng Zhang, together with researchers in the Pacific Northwest National Lab, earned a $1 million grant from the Department of Energy to work on a solution for what he believes is a critical sensor problem in nuclear power plants.
“The inside of a nuclear reactor is a very harsh environment. It is very hot, very humid and very radioactive. It must be monitored constantly,” said Zhang. “The sensors in use tod...
Monday, October 14, 2019
UNT honors distinguished alumni for professional achievements and service to university
The University of North Texas Alumni Association will honor outstanding alumni at the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards to showcase their professional caliber and outstanding service to the university.
This is the 54th anniversary of the alumni awards program. This year’s event will take place Oct. 30 in the Apogee Stadium HUB Club. A reception will be hosted at 6 p.m., and the dinner and ceremony will begin at 7 p.m.
“Our university family is grateful for the su...
Friday, October 11, 2019
UNT's Texas Center for Performing Arts Health, Denton ISD collaborate to teach performing artists practices that will keep them safe and healthy