UNT honors legendary ‘Mean’ Joe Greene by naming future residence hall after him

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2018-05-29 09:05

<p>The 500-bed residence hall currently under construction at the University of North Texas now has a name.&nbsp;UNT President Neal Smatresk’s proposal to name the new building Joe Greene Hall after the university’s most iconic figure earned the stamp of approval last week from the UNT System Board of Regents.</p>

U.S. State Department designates Honors College student as Critical Language Scholar

Submitted by wdc on Mon, 2018-05-21 15:48

<p>As the daughter of a U.S. Air Force veteran, Rachel Shafer knew moving was inevitable. What she didn’t foresee were the lifelong lessons each new military base would bring – from Ohio to Virginia to Kansas to Texas, Shafer learned to adapt to new environments and formed an appreciation for the different cultures that existed within each station.</p>