In First Available Cell: Desegregation of the Texas Prison System, Chad R. Trulson, associate professor of criminal justice, and James W. Marquart, associate provost and professor of criminology at the University of Texas at Dallas, trace the steps in the process of prison desegregation.
Remains of Ritual: Northern Gods in a Southern Land, the second book in Steven M. Friedson's planned trilogy about his musical experience in African ritual, focuses on the Brekete/Gorovodu religion of the Ewe people.
College of Information faculty members received $1.2 million to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of curriculum instruction in career and technical education.
Home of the National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students, UNT is ranked No. 4 nationally and No. 1 in Texas for accepting transfer students.
A $310,000 grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board will further UNT’s efforts to increase enrollment among first-generation college students.
With the help of UNT, this year’s Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science conference was the largest in the organization’s history.