UNT is greener than green

Submitted by wdc on Mon, 2018-09-24 10:17

<p>The&nbsp;University of North Texaswill continue using 100 percent renewable energy for electricity for two more years, thanks to a $120,000 grant from the university’s&nbsp;We Mean Green Fund. The fund, which is contributed to by UNT students through an environmental services student fee, is used for student-led environmental sustainability projects across campus such as energy/water conservation, waste reduction, recycling, sustainable campus dining and other student projects.</p>

Acclaimed photojournalists discuss truth and visualization in the age of “fake news”

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2018-09-20 17:11

<p>Five award-winning photojournalists, including both Emmy and Pulitzer Prize winners, will discuss the ethical and technical boundaries of intimate, firsthand visual reporting in a panel discussion entitled “Seeing and Believing in the Age of Fake News:&nbsp; Finding Truth in Visual Journalism.”</p>

UNT honors outstanding alumni at annual dinner

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2018-09-20 14:07

<p>The University of North Texas Alumni Association will honor outstanding alumni at the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards dinner on Nov. 9, marking the 53rd anniversary of the alumni awards program, which showcases the caliber of the university’s alumni and celebrates the depth and breadth of their professional accomplishments and service to the community.&nbsp;</p>

UNT professor to discuss impacts of oil spills on fish

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2018-09-20 10:38

<p>University of North Texas&nbsp;Department of Biological Sciences&nbsp;professor Aaron Roberts will present his research on the impacts of oil spills on fish at 4 p.m. Sept. 26 (Wednesday) in the Lyceum (room 226) of the University Union, located at 1155 Union Circle Dr. The event,&nbsp;part of an on-going series called SMART Talks sponsored by the&nbsp;College of Science, is free and open to the public.</p>