Tickets on sale for TEDxUNT on April 11, featuring eight speakers

Submitted by wdc on Mon, 2017-03-20 09:23

<p>A student who created a low-cost sensor of phosphorescent materials to detect lead and other toxins in drinking water, a faculty member who started a nationally recognized program that preserves quail populations in the North Texas region and a communications studies student who used a blog to help her cope with a cancer diagnosis will be among the featured speakers at the University of North Texas' TEDxUNT event April 11.</p>

UNT College of Music to present rare performance of Bach’s 1725 version of St. John Passion

Submitted by wdc on Fri, 2017-03-10 13:45

<p>The University of North Texas College of Music’s Collegium Singers and Baroque Orchestra are taking their talents to Dallas to perform a rarely heard 1725 version of J.S. Bach’s <em>St. John Passion</em>. The performance isat 7 p.m. April 1 (Saturday) at the Church of the Incarnation, 3966 McKinney Ave., Dallas. The event is part of a partnership with the church that allows the College of Music to reach a Dallas audience.</p>

U.S. News and World Report lists UNT online education program among best in the nation

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-03-09 13:20

DENTON (UNT) Texas—U.S News and World Report has named the University of North Texas College of Education online graduate education program one of the best in the nation. UNT was ranked No.16 out of 275 schools listed. The program rose from a No.124 ranking last year.

U.S. News and World Report lists UNT online education program among best in the nation

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-03-09 13:20

DENTON (UNT) Texas—U.S News and World Report has named the University of North Texas College of Education online graduate education program one of the best in the nation. UNT was ranked No.16 out of 275 schools listed. The program rose from a No.124 ranking last year.

Chancellor Lee F. Jackson announces retirement plans after guiding UNT System through period of unprecedented growth

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-03-09 09:05

<p>University of North Texas System Chancellor Lee F. Jackson today announced plans to retire before the end of 2017 from a position he has held for 15 years. Jackson, the second Chancellor in UNT System history, is currently the longest-serving university system chancellor in the State of Texas and has guided UNTS and its three universities through a period of unprecedented growth since being appointed by its Board of Regents in 2002.</p>

UNT institute part of a $20 million grant to research new ways to keep soldiers safe

Submitted by wdc on Wed, 2017-03-08 09:28

<p>An institute with the University of North Texas’s College of Engineering is part of a new cooperative agreement established by the Army Research Laboratory. The Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes Institute will be working with three other universities to research new ways to keep soldiers safe. </p>

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