Duane King
King of Creativity

2018 Fall

As a kid, Duane King drew pictures of spacecraft and 18-wheelers.

James Wallace. Photo courtesy of Alamo Drafthouse
Movie Maker

2018 Summer

UNT alumnus James Wallace always loved the movies. Now he curates programming for Alamo Drafthouse.

Giovanni Valderas
Artist and Advocate

2018 Summer

UNT alumnus Giovanni Valderas wins Moss/Chumley North Texas Artist Award for unique project.

Kevin Smith and Dan Franks
Talking Head

2018 Summer

UNT alumnus Dan Franks' career as an accountant led to podcasting.

Michael Gause
Thirst for Success

2018 Summer

UNT alumnus Michael Gause named Detroit Symphony Orchestra African American Orchestra Fellow.

Michael Cogswell
Wonderful World

2018 Summer

UNT alumnus Michael Cogswell retires after overseeing Louis Armstrong House Museum for 27 years.

Photo by Kathy Prichard
Dream Job

2018 Summer

UNT alumni work with George Takei on his musical "Allegiance."

Otura Mun. Courtesy of Otura Mun
Different Beat

2018 Summer

UNT alumnus Otura Mun's eclectic mix of music draws national attention.

Bola Ogun. Photo by Adriana Gonzalez Vega
Rebel Artist

2018 Summer

UNT alumna Bola Ogun's work in Hollywood leads to mentorship with Robert Rodriguez.

Octavio Quintanilla
Making Poetry Visible

2018 Summer

UNT alumnus Octavio Quintanilla is the 2018-20 Poet Laureate for the city of San Antonio.