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UNT announces alumna as new Provost

A new provost and vice president of academic affairs has been named following the retirement of former UNT provost, Finley Graves. The UNT alumna Jennifer Evans-Cowley will start the position

Asbestos remains encapsulated in many buildings on campus

Early in the month of February, a UNT resident of Kerr Hall posted a video on Twitter showing part of the ceiling above his toilet had crumbled and fallen on

International Women’s Day march demonstrations call for “an end to gender violence”

Student activists from UNT partnered with students from Texas Woman’s University to commemorate International Women’s Day on Wednesday by organizing a march to the Square. Denton’s International Women’s Strike started

New campus laboratory doubles in space and enrollment capacity

The new Child Development Laboratory will double in size because of UNT’s focus on research, child development laboratory director Carol Hagen said. “The goal of the lab is not only

UNT students conquer logistics challenges in international competition

UNT students took home second place at the Student Case Competition and Supply Chain Conference early last month in Denver, Colorado. The competition, hosted by the Denver Transportation Club, involved

UNT researchers focus on nuclear waste management methods

A UNT research team received $10 million from the Department of Energy toward research aimed at making the disposal of nuclear materials safer. The Energy Frontier Research Center, or EFRC,

Less crime in Denton in first two months of 2017 than last year

The community crime map, found on the Denton Police Department’s website, crimes in Denton in the first two months of 2016 and only 916 in the first two months of

Sanctuary UNT students satisfied with conversation with Smatresk

UNT students advocating for the university to become a sanctuary for undocumented immigrants were satisfied after meeting with Smatresk after demonstrations Monday to discuss policy reforms after previously unsuccessful negotiations. 

UNT students, faculty again protest to make UNT sanctuary campus

Jynn Schubert & Taylor Crisler | Staff Writers A few dozen UNT students and faculty stood on the steps of the Hurley Administration Building Monday to protest and petition President

New residence hall, tour center promotes UNT’s future growth

A groundbreaking ceremony outside Kerr Hall Monday signaled the start of phase 1 of construction on a new residence hall and tour center at UNT. The almost $5 million project