2011 Winter

Sharon Y.R. Dent in medical lab

Cover story

Medical Solutions

UNT alumni are dedicated to saving lives and improving the health of their communities.

#Biology, #Social Work, #STEM, #College of Science, #Features, #2011 Winter

Students working in kitchen

Parting shot

Marriott Culinary Lab

The workspace for UNT hospitality management students mirrors the finest industrial kitchens.

#Hospitality and Tourism, #2011 Winter, #College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism, #Featured Photo

1961 Golden Eagles group picture

Golden Eagles

Golden Memories

Members of the class of 1961 remember their time at North Texas.

#Alumni life, #Homecoming, #2011 Winter, #Essays

Michael Kavaanaugh wroking on boat

Video

Medical Work in Guatemala

Lt. Michael Kavanaugh, a UNT alumnus, uses preventive medicine to fight off malaria and dengue.

#Biology, #Department of Biological Sciences, #2011 Winter, #Online Exclusives

Deborah Jones talking to clients

Online Exclusive

Deborah Jones

UNT alumna Deborah Jones uses psychology degrees to educate others about AIDS and HIV prevention.

#Psychology, #2011 Winter, #Department of Psychology, #Online Exclusives

President Lane Rawlins speaking to students

From our president

Balancing High Quality with Affordability

UNT is Texas' most affordable public research university.

#President, #2011 Winter, #From Our President

Scrappy dancing with cheerleaders

Homecoming 2011

Incredible Scrappy

Homecoming 2011 takes alumni to new adventures.

#Homecoming, #Traditions, #Green Pride, #2011 Winter, #Feature Stories

Jim Nicholson holding Silver Star

Serving those who served

Supporting our Veterans

UNT’s reputation for military friendly service grows while veterans’ contributions continue.

Written by: Jessica DeLeón

#Military, #Features, #2011 Winter

Johnny Quinn holding football

Alumni spotlight

Johnny Quinn

The Mean Green's all-time leading receiver is going from the football field to the Olympics.

Written by: Leslie Wimmer

#Athletics, #Mean Green Athletics, #Features, #2011 Winter

Filming of lip dub video

Online Exclusive

Lip Dub Holiday Video

Hundreds of students, faculty and staff lip-synched and danced across campus for the annual video.

#Traditions, #Online Extras, #2011 Winter

UNT alumni at Music Academy of the West

Dear North Texan

Music Academy of the West

UNT alumni gather at the Music Academy of the West's summer school and festival.

#Letters, #Music, #Music, #Letters, #2011 Winter, #College of Music

Wind turnbines at Apogee Stadium

Environmental impact

Power of Green

UNT is at the forefront of sustainability with new projects.

#Sustainability, #UNT News, #Campus News, #2011 Winter

Ted Farris standing

Ask an Expert

Ted Farris

How can Santa deliver toys to all the children in the world in just one night?

Written by: Adrienne Nettles

#Business, #UNT News, #Campus News, #G. Brint Ryan College of Business, #2011 Winter

Joshua Butler holding film reel

Reel News

Thin Line Film Fest

UNT alumni Joshua Butler creates Denton film festival focusing on documentaries.

Written by: Brooke Nottingham

#Media Arts, #Television & Film, #Culture, #2011 Winter, #Department of Media Arts

Robert Hinson lecturing to class

Global Connection

Exchange with Ghana

Marketing and Logistics working to give its students a greater global understanding.

#Business, #Logistics, #Global Connection, #Campus News, #G. Brint Ryan College of Business, #2011 Winter

Kimmy Mighell examing species with lens

Alumni spotlight

Research at the Bottom of the World

UNT alumna Kimmy Mighell's research experience in Chile gives her new opportunities.

Written by: Alyssa Yancey

#Biology, #Department of Biological Sciences, #Features, #2011 Winter

UNT musicians performing Theodora

Early Music

Theodora

Handel’s oratorio marks the latest in a series of collaborations between UNT and the Dallas Opera.

#Music, #Music, #Culture, #2011 Winter, #College of Music

Tyler DeLaCerda standing in front of SkyCouch

Alumni spotlight

Engineering Opportunity

UNT alum Tyler DeLaCerda leads design of award-winning airplane seating.

Written by: Brooke Nottingham

#Engineering, #Features, #College of Engineering, #2011 Winter

Bishop/Kirkpartrick family at football game

Legacy Families

Hard Work Pays Off

Twelve members of the Bishop family have connections to UNT.

Written by: Randena Hulstrand

#Legacy Families, #G. Brint Ryan College of Business, #2011 Winter, #Legacy Families

Jason "Buzzer" Koltes standing in front of plane

Alumni spotlight

Flying with the Thunderbirds

UNT alum Jason "Buzzer" Koltes enjoys his first season with the famous U.S. Air Force team.

Written by: Elizabeth Smith

#Military, #Features, #G. Brint Ryan College of Business, #2011 Winter

Ann Supina in Alaska

UNT Alumni Association

Baltic Treasures Cruise

Alumni can travel to far-away destinations as part of group cruises.

#Alumni life, #Campus News, #UNT Alumni Association, #2011 Winter

2011 Soccer Team

Brilliantly Green

Soccer Champs, Transfer Students

Mean Green soccer wins Sun Belt Conference; UNT adds transfer advisors.

#Athletics, #Brilliantly Green, #Campus News, #2011 Winter

Five Sparks sitting in home

Giving impact

Five Sparks

A group of UNT graduates' friendship leads to a scholarship fund.

#Education, #giving impact, #Features, #College of Education, #2011 Winter

Fans at Apogee Stadium

Mean Green

Stadium Makes History

UNT’s Apogee Stadium earns highest level certification from U.S. Green Building Council.

#Athletics, #Athletics, #Mean Green Athletics, #2011 Winter