Experimenting with music accelerates child development in UNT’s Early Childhood Music program

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-08-31 14:51

<p>Studies have shown that the first five years of a child's life are fundamentally important to their growth and learning achievement. Nurturing musical development early maximizes children’s musical learning opportunities and provides them with the readiness needed for music instruction later in life. The University of North Texas College of Music's Early Childhood Music Program exposes young children – infants to age 5 – to a rich, music-filled environment.</p>

Esteemed researcher named director of UNT College of Engineering’s PACCAR Technology Institute

Submitted by wdc on Wed, 2017-08-30 08:47

<p>Anupama Kaul has been named director of the University of North Texas College of Engineering’s PACCAR Technology Institute. Kaul, who comes to UNT from the University of Texas at El Paso, will be the PACCAR professor in engineering and a professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, with a joint appointment in the Department of Electrical Engineering.</p>

Environmental Protection Agency recognizes UNT among nation's leading green power users

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-08-24 16:06

<p>This summer the <a href="https://www.unt.edu/">University of North Texas</a> ranked 11<sup>th</sup> on the <a href="https://www.epa.gov/">U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s</a> Top 30 College and University list of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership. The ranking marked the school’s first appearance in the top 11 spots.</p>