2016 Summer

Cover Story

Living Healthy

UNT alumni promote physical fitness, healthy eating and emotional and spiritual well-being

Written by: Jessica DeLeón

#Health, #Recreation, #Department of Kinesiology, Health Promotion and Recreation, #Features, #College of Education, #College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism, #College of Visual Arts and Design, #2016 Summer

Faculty Focus

Creative Fellowships

Winners concentrate on an ambitious composition and a groundbreaking documentary.

#Composition, #Film, #College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, #Culture, #College of Music, #Department of Media Arts, #2016 Summer

Giving Impact

Touch the Future

Selena Garcia is excited to become a school teacher, like many of UNT's earliest students.

Written by: Teresa Love

#Alumni Life, #Education, #Scholarships, #College of Education, #2016 Summer

Ask an Expert

John Baen

How can you start investing in real estate?

Written by: Monique Bird

#Expert, #Real Estate, #Department of Finance, Insurance, Real Estate and Law, #Expert Take, #G. Brint Ryan College of Business, #2016 Summer

Wingspan Week

Wingspan Week

Events across campus commemorated the university's founding in 1890.

#UNT History, #Wingspan, #Campus News, #2016 Summer

Faculty Focus

NSF CAREER Award

Alexandra Ponette-González studies how post oak and blackjack oak trees can improve air quality.

#Geography, #NSF, #College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, #Campus News, #Department of Geography and the Environment, #2016 Summer

Alumni Spotlight

Friends and Entrepreneurs

Two alums leverage innovation and education to create a thriving logistics business.

Written by: Monique Bird

#Logistics, #Department of Marketing & Logistics, #G. Brint Ryan College of Business, #Alumni Profiles, #2016 Summer

Distinguished Lecturer

Bill Nye

The scientist, engineer, comedian, author and inventor makes science entertaining and accessible.

#Lecturer, #Science/Research, #Campus News, #2016 Summer

alumni spotlight

Crazy Good Year

Alumna Kaela Sinclair is getting heard as a singer and keyboardist for the band M83 and on her own...

Written by: Jessica DeLeón

#jazz studies, #Music, #Culture, #College of Music, #2016 Summer

Mean Green

Hall of Fame and Other Honors

Athletics inducts six greats, adds three Fred McCain awardees, shines in golf and track.

#Fred McCain, #Golf, #Hall of Fame, #Track and Field, #Athletics, #2016 Summer

Alumni Spotlight

Friends in the 1940s

Two debate alums created many memories on campus more than 70 years ago.

Written by: Sherry Long

#Debate, #UNT History, #Department of Economics, #Alumni Profiles, #2016 Summer

Dear North Texan

More Things We Love

Readers weigh on on their UNT favorites.

#UNT History, #Letters, #2016 Summer

<p>Justin Kugler and students</p>

Alumni Spotlight

Space Education

For as long as he can remember, Justin Kugler wanted to be an astronaut.

Written by: Jordan Ottaway

#Space, #TAMS, #Science/Technology, #Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, #Alumni Profiles, #2016 Summer

The Last Word

My Turn

If you told me in fall 2011 what would happen in the next four and a half years, I would have...

Written by: Katelynn Blasavage ('16)

#Education, #Essay, #Department of Educational Psychology, #Essays, #College of Education, #2016 Summer

alumni spotlight

Never Quit

Growing up wasn't easy, but that didn't keep Jonathan Johnson from reaching his goals.

Written by: Jordan Ottaway

#Books, #Health, #College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, #Department of Political Science, #Alumni Profiles, #2016 Summer

Parting Shot

Spiriki

This May, UNT celebrated commencement at Apogee Stadium -- as one bronze Eagle looked on.

#Graduation, #Featured Photo, #2016 Summer

Alumni Spotlight

Dawn Ferrell

She was the first woman to reach the rank of brigadier general in the Texas Air National Guard.

Written by: Adrienne Nettles

#Department of Learning Technologies, #Information, #Military, #Features, #College of Information, #2016 Summer

<p>President Smatresk and Steven Davidson shake hands</p>

From Our President

Celebrating a Bright Future

UNT builds on its 125 years of excellence and momentum.

#President, #Letters, #2016 Summer

Wingspan 2016

Celebrating Excellence

UNT's inaugural gala honors 125-year legacy of alumni, faculty, staff and student excellence

#Alumni Life, #Wingspan, #2016 Summer

Global Connection

Down Under

UNT's Grammy-nominated One O'Clock Lab Band travels to Australia.

#jazz studies, #One O'Clock Lab Band, #Global Connection, #Campus News, #College of Music, #2016 Summer

Program Feature

Speech and Hearing

Alumni respond to growing need to help patients young and old communicate and be heard.

Written by: Nancy Kolsti

#Hearing, #Speech, #Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, #Features, #2016 Summer

Student Success

Goldwater Honors

Four TAMS students were named 2016 Barry M. Goldwater Scholars.

#Goldwater, #TAMS, #Campus News, #College of Science, #College of Engineering, #2016 Summer