UNT fall commencement set for Dec. 15 and 16

Submitted by wdc on Fri, 2017-12-08 13:43

<p>More than 3,400 students are expected to receive degrees from the University of North Texas during fall 2017 commencement ceremonies. Ceremonies will be held <strong>Dec. 15 and 16</strong> (Friday and Saturday) . And unique this year, graduates traveling to Louisiana to cheer on the Mean Green in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl are invited to participate in a special UNT commencement ceremony in New Orleans.</p>

UNT faculty and alumni nominated for Grammy Awards

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-11-30 14:53

<p>University of North Texas faculty and alumni are part of projects that have received nominations in 10 categories for the 60th annual Recording Academy Grammy Awards. Nominations, which include UNT alumna Maren Morris, who was nominated this year in the Best Country Solo Performance category for “I Could Use a Love Song,” were announced on Nov. 28.</p>

UNT professor awarded $900,000 Air Force grant to create new aircraft alloys

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-11-30 08:04

<p>The Air Force Office of Scientific Research has awarded University Distinguished Research Professor Raj Banerjee from the University of North Texas College of Engineering and his research group a $900,000 grant. The funds will be used to develop and investigate multi-phase high entropy alloys – also referred to as complex-concentrated alloys – that are expected to revolutionize aircraft construction.</p>

UNT associate dean named to board of prestigious women’s engineering organization

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2017-11-28 11:53

<p>The Women in Engineering ProActive Network has named Nandika D’Souza, the University of North Texas College of Engineering’s associate dean for undergraduate studies, to its board of directors. The organization’s mission is “to propel higher education to increase the number and advance the prominence of diverse communities of women in engineering.” D’Souza was appointed based on her dedication, leadership and advocacy.</p>

UNT debaters take top prize, win three divisions at Texas Intercollegiate Forensic Association Championship

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2017-11-28 09:43

<p>The championship tournament included 14 divisions. UNT students accumulated enough points for wins in preliminary rounds and participation in elimination rounds to win the award for best overall performance by a team.</p>
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