Mary Bielamowicz ('15) had a big job for her internship with the National Park Service -- she coordinated the fashion show in August for its 100th anniversary. She worked with Denton business Circa 77 Vintage to produce most of the historic ranger uniforms from 1925 to today.
Merchandising and digital retailing students Ashley Nudge, Katelyn Patrick, Nichole Fallis and Mckenzie Hibler took first place in the National Retail Federation Student Challenge in January, beating 16 teams.
This spring, the College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism opened UNT's new Global Digital Retailing Research Center, the first interdisciplinary center in the U.S. with a complete focus on digital retailing as a research hub and resource for industry.
More than 300 UNT merchandising and marketing students have learned firsthand the ins and outs of major U.S. retail operations in Asia, thanks to the Hong Kong/Beijing Study Abroad Program offered through UNT’s College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism.
Campus food cart earned two national awards for dining services, the UNT Libraries CyberCemetery website has been selected as one of the MARS Best Free Reference Web Sites of 2011 and dancing flutist and doctoral student Wayla Chambo performed at the National Flute Association convention.