Thursday, June 27, 2019
UNT economics professor named fellow for The Society for Economic Measurement
DENTON (UNT), Texas – Guohua Feng, a professor in the University of North Texas Department of Economics, has been named a fellow in The Society for Economic Measurement.
The international professional society founded in 2013 promotes the advancement of research on economic measurement. SEM selects fellows based on their work to evolve applied or theoretical economic measurement, according to the society’s bylaws. Feng joins a list of SEM fellows, which...
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
U.S. Department of State grant creates new partnership between UNT and institutions in Mexico
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
UNT behavioral science assistant professor receives Powe award for work in stroke assessment research
Monday, June 24, 2019
University of North Texas expands access to online learning with new Coursera partnership
DENTON (UNT), Texas — The University of North Texas soon will offer non-credit, online courses in a variety of subjects through Coursera, giving more learners access to world-class educational content created and taught by UNT faculty.
The university recently inked a deal with the popular online education company, joining an elite group of higher education institutions such as University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Michigan, Johns Hopkins University and more.
The massive open o...
Thursday, June 20, 2019
UNT engineering team joins NASA challenge to improve life support for astronauts
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Bringing back Texas: Team of UNT faculty, staff and students work to restore our prairies
DENTON (UNT), Texas — A team of faculty, staff and students at the University of North Texas has reconstructed a native Texas tall grass prairie on a patch of land at Discovery Park.
In the works since 2016, the Pecan Creek Pollinative Prairie increases native plant and animal biodiversity on campus as well as offers outdoor education and volunteer opportunities for UNT students, faculty, staff and members of the community.
With existing prairie plants on-site, Di...
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
UNT Sub-Antarctic Biocultural Conservation Program and Director Ricardo Rozzi earn top honors for work in Chile
Monday, June 17, 2019
Texas legislature gives $10 million boost to UNT’s Center for Agile and Adaptive Additive Manufacturing
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Imagine transforming manufacturing technologies to better develop complex 3-D objects to create viable market-based solutions that impact almost every industry from operating rooms to oil fields — all while producing practically zero waste and cost savings that give Texas’ companies an advantage.
That’s exactly what the University of North Texas’ Center for Agile and Adaptive Additive Manufacturing intends to do with $10 million in fundi...
Friday, June 14, 2019
UNT offers free monthlong Russian language immersion program for high school and college students
What: The STARTALK program offers a free intensive beginning Russian language course.
When: Applications must be submitted between Feb. 1–April 1. Application forms and instructions are available at https://worldlanguages.unt.edu/resources/startalk-program
Program dates are June 1–June 28 (Monday–Friday) from 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Where: UNT Language Building located at 108 Ave. A in...