2016 Fall

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The Art of Innovation

Blending elements of art, science and technology, alumni are using out-of-the-box, interdisciplinary thinking to make new discoveries.

Written by: Jessica DeLeón

#Science/Technology, #Visual Arts and Design, #Features, #2016 Fall, #College of Visual Arts and Design, #Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism

Giving Impact

Planting the Seeds

Peggy Rouh had worked for IBM for 17 years when she decided to pursue her master's degree.

Written by: Teresa Love

#Alumni Life, #Alumni Profile, #2016 Fall

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

Alumnus Gives Back to Sierra Leone

Alhaji Saccoh ('10) raises money and donates supplies to his native country.

Written by: Nancy Kolsti

#Department of International Studies, #Global, #Volunteerism, #Social Impact, #2016 Fall

from our president

United by Purpose

UNT helps students get a great education and build careers

Written by: Neal Smatresk

#Letters, #2016 Fall

the last word

Best Decision

This spring, I had the honor of attending my granddaughter Lauren's graduation ceremony.

Written by: Evelyn J. Labus Milligan ('50)

#History, #Essays, #2016 Fall

Power of Place

New University Union

UNT's new state-of-the-art facility offers students a place to wind down and study up.

#Spaces, #Campus News, #2016 Fall

STATE OF THE UNIVERSITY

Building a Culture of Innovation

UNT is focused on "stretch" goals to firmly establish itself as a top-tier research university.

Written by: Ernestine Bousquet

#Research, #Campus News, #2016 Fall

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

Growing and Crafting

Alumni are part of a booming industry of winemakers and brewers who are growing and going local.

Written by: Leslie Minton

#Careers, #Food/Spirits, #Features, #2016 Fall

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

Sandra Palmer

A beloved Distinguished Alumna has achieved legendary success setting her own course.

Written by: Tanya O'Neil

#Alumni Profile, #Features, #2016 Fall

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

Olympic Dreams Come True

The 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio continues a long line of UNT connections to the games.

#Athletics, #2016 Fall

parting shot

New Partnership

This summer, UNT and the Dallas Cowboys teamed up to offer students new academic experiences.

#Business, #2016 Fall

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

TAMS Alumna Covers Politics

Shawna Thomas ('99 TAMS) was always intrigued by the news.

Written by: Sarah Guenther

#Journalism, #Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, #2016 Fall, #Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science

BACK TO SCHOOL

Record Number of Students at UNT

UNT welcomes one of its largest and most diverse freshman classes to campus.

Written by: Meredith Moriak Wright

#Diversity, #Campus News, #2016 Fall

visual arts

Weaving a Beautiful Tale with Textiles

Diedrick Brackens ('11) combines the South, West Africa and Europe in his work.

#Visual Arts and Design, #Culture, #2016 Fall, #College of Visual Arts and Design

Brilliantly Green

Campus is Abuzz

UNT named a Bee Campus USA and student crowned Miss Texas International.

#Brilliantly Green, #2016 Fall

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Dance & Theatre

Alumna Makes Her Mark on Broadway

Carmen Cusack, a former student in the College of Music, earns a Tony nomination.

Written by: Jessica DeLeón

#Dance and Theatre, #Culture, #2016 Fall, #College of Music

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ASK AN EXPERT

Laurea Irving

How can you plan a successful special event?

Written by: Jennifer Pache

#Ask an Expert, #2016 Fall

mean green

New Athletic Chief

Wren Baker joins UNT as vice president and director of athletics.

#Athletics, #Athletics, #Mean Green Athletics, #2016 Fall

global connection

Dual Graduates Celebrated

Finley Graves travels to China for a historic trip to bestow degrees on four undergraduates.

#Global, #Global Connection, #2016 Fall

dear north texan

Happy and Lucky

I left Denton in 1990. After 25 years, finally I had a chance in February to return to campus.

#Letters, #2016 Fall

UNT Alumni Association

GameDay Grilles

The UNT Alumni Association continues to add more opportunities for alumni to network this fall.

#Alumni Events, #Alumni Life, #UNT Alumni Association, #2016 Fall

<p>Soar to New Heights</p>

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Video: Soar to New Heights

Watch Soar to New Heights at UNT to see why UNT is home to excellence the size of Texas.

#Videos, #Online Extras, #2016 Fall

dear north texan

Denton Running

I read your article about UNT people working to keep North Texas healthy (summer 2016).

#Letters, #2016 Fall

dear north texan

Reflections on Course Registration

Throwback: Students line up to register for classes in 1971.

#History, #Letters, #2016 Fall