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Professor schools students to promote chess club

Trent Johnson / Senior Staff Writer Compared to many other games, such as checkers, chess is a game of complex strategies and planning ahead. Yesterday afternoon outside the Library Mall, associate

Search for campus president continues for UNT Dallas

Olivia Sylvian / Intern The UNT Dallas campus is currently searching for a new president to prepare for president John Ellis Price’s departure this August. Price told the university that he

Inaugural fellowship opens doors for research

Melissa Wylie / Senior Staff Writer Counseling doctoral student Kara Hurt has been chosen for a one-year research fellowship within the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs.

UNT students in running for notable award

Olivia Sylvain / Intern Three UNT Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science students were awarded $1,000 each and named semifinalists in the 2013 Intel Science Talent Search Jan. 9. Today at

Quit Smart offers help to campus smokers

Daniel Bissell / Staff Writer Since the university enacted the campus-wide smoking ban at the beginning of January, programs to help students transition into a smoke-free lifestyle are also being offered

Professor honored for ground-breaking research

Daniel Bissell / Staff Writer Dr. Angela Wilson, regents professor of chemistry at UNT, was nominated as an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellow for her work in

UNT alumni played at Obama’s inauguration

Ben Peyton / Senior Staff Writer Musical performances honed at the UNT College of Music could be heard at the 57th presidential inauguration on Jan. 21,where alumni performed in the U.S.

Pedestrian bridge’s fate in hands of UNT survey

Jennifer Zhang / Intern UNT is embarking on a new project to make the pedestrian bridge that connects Fouts Field’s parking lot to Apogee Stadium reflect more of UNT’s spirit. The

National grant to fund new cyber security research

Melissa Wylie / Senior Staff Writer UNT has been designated as one of seven schools in the country to work with the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security’s

This week’s police blotter

Mearl Colaco/ Intern Police Blotter Thursday Jan. 10, 12:58 a.m.: Two male students, ages 18 and 19, were arrested by a UNT police officer on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.