The band, including former music students Paul Alexander, Joey McClellan, Eric Nichelson, Eric Pulido and McKenzie Smith, was the subject of the documentary <em>Midlake: Live in Denton, TX</em>. Other members are opening restaurants and a music school/rehearsal space.
The University of North Texas launches Eagle Advantage, a new guaranteed admission program for high school juniors in the Top 20 percent. Arlington Independent School District is the first district to join the program.
Pockrus received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to study in China, while Fick was awarded a fellowship from the Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst/German Academic Exchange Service to conduct research in Germany.
Charlie Lotspeich ('10) and his barbershop quartet group, Clutch!, won first place in the Southwestern District's Barbershop Harmony Society's quartet championship last fall.
The associate professor of acting and voice crossed an item off her bucket list -- the title role in <em>Medea</em> in a production by the Dallas Theatre Center in February and March.
Smartphone users can tell friends and the world about their surrounding space with apps such as Foursquare, Google Maps, Facebook, Instagram and Yelp. Jordan Frith, assistant professor of technical communication, explores their impact in <em>Smartphones as Locative Media</em>.