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College professor Emily White eyes open city council seat

After 19 years of living in Denton, North Central Texas College English and writing professor Emily White will run to lead the city she has such close ties to. Since

Alpha Chi launches transfer student outreach project

Sonia Gomez |Contributing Writer The student organization Alpha Chi National College Honor Society at the University of North Texas has launched a program to help transfer students graduate. Under the

UNT enrollment slows down, diversity picks up

Kayla Davis & Celeste Gracia | Staff Writers According to the most recent enrollment numbers, UNT’s enrollment has increased at a slower rate than other comparably sized universities in Texas.

UNT MIST students pioneer the world of sustainability in tourism

Keoni Holoman | Staff Writer UNT graduate students in the MIST program will set off to Costa Rica this summer in an effort to satisfy the country’s tourism goals while

Legislative season brings uncertainties for higher education

On Jan. 19, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick proposed two bills to file a tuition freeze and the elimination of the tuition assistance program. The tuition assistance program takes money from

Despite hang-ups, Denton officials continue to manage growth

Due to its character, workforce potential and location, the city of Denton has seen a boom in growth dating back to 2000. While the city has managed to deal with

UNT campus recycling brings $20,000 in profits

UNT has made around $20,000 in profit off of the campus recycling regimen within the last year, UNT’s recycling coordinator Douglas Turnage said.  The recycled items on campus are taken

Panel event attempts to lessen concerns of journalism’s future

Kaitlin Pennell | Contributing Writer In the hopes to combat some of the growing negative attitudes that Americans hold toward the media, UNT hosted a panel event entitled “First Amendment:

Most arrests by UNT police are DWIs, other alcohol-related offenses

Haley Yates & Julia Contarelli | Staff Writers The last annual security report released by UNT shows a total of 127 arrests and 54 referrals related to alcohol in 2015,

UNT food pantry helps relieve food insecurity among students

Often students are too stressed to find time for anything, even eating. According to a Twitter poll of 237 students at UNT, 75 percent said they have gone without eating