Author of book on fight for marriage equality, plaintiffs to speak at UNT on the Square

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2017-10-24 09:43

<p>The book, "Accidential Activists: Mark Phariss, Vic Holmes and Their Fight for Marriage Equality," was published by the UNT Press one year after author David Collins won the first-place Book Manuscript prize at UNT's Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference.</p>

UNT receives $2.7 million grant to enhance instruction for English language learners

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-10-19 10:59

<p>The <a href="">University of North Texas’</a> <a href="">College of Education</a> will use a $2.7 million grant to enhance instruction for English language learners in the Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District.</p>

New internationally known opera director to bring whimsical interpretation to UNT production of ‘The Magic Flute’

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2017-10-17 08:51

<p>Jonathan Eaton, the new Margot and Bill Winspear Chair in Opera Studies, has had a successful career – directing performances both nationally and internationally for some of the most prestigious opera companies. From Dallas, to Chicago, to New York, San Francisco and San Diego, overseas to Britain, Germany, the Netherlands and France, this international opera director has spread his talents around the world. Now he’s bringing his unique perspective to the UNT College of Music to enrich North Texas with his operatic vision.</p>