Robert B. Toulouse, Provost Emeritus of UNT and longtime dean of the university's graduate school -- which was named in his honor -- died April 11, 2017. He was 98. Toulouse spent nearly 40 years at UNT as an educator and administrator and helped UNT build its stature and momentum as a public research university on the rise.
Whether implementing training programs for new hospital nurses, building pantries to serve those in need of food or snapping selfies with Scrappy to show school spirit, UNT students go above and beyond to make us proud.
Students Lindsey Lotze and Asia Montague traveled to New York City in January and were awarded $5,000 scholarships from the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund. The nonprofit awards more than 200 scholarships.
Jincheng Du, associate professor of materials science and engineering, is part of a new Energy Frontier Research Center supported by the U.S. Department of Energy that will work to make nuclear waste disposal safer for a longer period of time.
Prominent autism activist Temple Grandin will discuss her journey as a person living with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) at an April 13 event in Dallas hosted by UNT and ACES (Comprehensive Educational Services Inc.).