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  1. Thai pianist to perform at Denton churchRead the original story

    14 min ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... in an homage to Rama IX, late king of Thailand, who received an honorary music degree from the University of North Texas in 2003. Yontararak also will play compositions in tribute to Thai personalities. The program also will include new arrangements ...


  2. Skull sent to Texas for more testingRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | The Hastings Tribune

    ... entered into the FBI's DNA index system, Lamprecht said. And the skull was sent Wednesday to the University of North Texas Center for Human Identification for mitochondrial DNA analysis, which can provide more information to help find a match in the ...


  3. New head of UNT System to make up to $815,000 in first yearRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Lesa Roe, the next chancellor of the University of North Texas System, has a contract that could potentially be worth more than $2 million over the next three years in the role. Roe, who will start in the position Oct. 9, will earn an annual base pay of $575,000 plus perks, according to the contract obtained by the Denton Record-Chronicle .


  4. Apartment fire displaces four; lightning suspected as storms roll through Denton CountyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Firefighters suspect a lightning strike triggered a fire that displaced four roommates at the 14 Fifty-One apartments overnight Tuesday. According to Assistant Fire Chief Kenneth Hedges, the Denton Fire Department received the call at 10:54 p.m. Firefighters with the first unit to arrive reported the fire visible on the roof of the three-story apartment complex, located at 1451 Centre Place, near the University of North Texas.


  5. NNLM SCR Gives Out Nearly 420,000 in GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Network of Libraries of Medicine

    ... ed in providing health information. Funded under cooperative agreement number UG4LM012345 with the University of North Texas Health Science Center - Gibson D. Lewis Library, and awarded by the DHHS, NIH, National Library of Medicine.


  6. Building pathways to resilience in youthRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... their strengths at Lena Pope and increased awareness of self-care at Santa Fe Youth Services. The University of North Texas Health Science Center evaluated the pilot and validated how Reaching Teens practices positively impacted providers and ...


  7. For some transgender Texans, bathroom bill fight spurs bids for officeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The first time Danielle Pellett tackled the bathroom question was years before the issue of transgender access to restrooms would become a matter of political debate - and more than a decade before Pellett would enter the political realm herself. Pellett was in her early 20s then, a University of North Texas student just two months shy of seeking a commission as an Air Force pilot.


  8. Briefly: DentonTime Sept. 21, 2017Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... Arts Center. An opening reception is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 12. The University of North Texas Department of Geography and the Environment will present the second of five lectures in its "Crosscurrents" seminar from 3 to 4 p.m. on ...


  9. Pioneer Day 2017: Annual event takes visitors back in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Free Press

    ... veteran, according to primary letters in the historical portal of Texas History managed by the University of North Texas Libraries. Lauren Neugebauer, chair of the collections committee and self taught preservationist, said slaves owned by Pound and ...


  10. Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer continues to staff up ahead of Sam Brownback departureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... Colyer, who is running for the Republican gubernatorial nomination , hired Kendall Marr, a University of North Texas graduate, to his team as communications director, effective Wednesday, according to a news release. "Kendall brings a wide range of ...


  11. DART could saddle future generations with huge debt if it uses backup ...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... will end up owing nearly $1 billion in the long-term, according to news reports. Robert Bland, a University of North Texas professor who focuses on city government and budgets, echoed that concern. He said CABs come with "substantial risk," though ...


  12. Deceased UNT employee, grad student identifiedRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The 67-year-old University of North Texas employee and graduate student who died last week after being found unconscious on campus has been identified as Margaret King of Haltom City. University spokeswoman Julie Payne said King had worked as a custodian at the school since June 2016.


  13. Continue reading Groceries to-goRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... said Linda Mihalick, senior director of the Global Digital Retailing Research Center at the University of North Texas. Mihalick worked at GroceryWorks, one of the original grocery delivery services, before it was bought by Safeway. Now with better ...


  14. Dallas' Buzzy New Hip-Hop Soul Artist M3CCA Talks Impostor Syndrome, First EPRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    Mecca had to swallow a bit of her pride when she moved to Denton after a brief tenure at Southern University and A&M College in Louisiana. She transferred to the University of North Texas after some cajoling from her godsister.


  15. Rush begins for the first Muslim sorority at UT AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... UT Dallas, UT Austin's chapter is the second, and the third chapter is a joint effort between the University of North Texas and Texas Women's University. It is a professional sorority which focuses on bringing Muslim women together through ...


  16. Continue reading Denton Rewind: September 19, 2017Read the original story

    Tuesday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... year and what was accomplished and what could be done better. Friday, September 15, 2017, University of North Texas in Denton, Texas. Jake King/DRC ORG XMIT: txder Braswell senior defensive back Quuinton Draine (2) narrowly escapes a tackle from a ...


  17. Behrens moves from fire marshal to assistant parks directorRead the original story

    Tuesday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... section before moving to the department's administration manager. Behrens graduated from the University of North Texas with a bachelor's degree in criminal justice administration. She previously served as a community supervision officer for Denton ...


  18. Briefly: University of North TexasRead the original story

    Tuesday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    A day-long workshop about the issues refugees face when they resettle in Texas is set for Monday, Oct. 2. Representatives from state and local governments, refugee assistance agencies and refugees will speak at the event in a series of panel discussions and interviews. Donna Duvin, executive director at International Rescue Committee in Dallas, and Jonathan Ryan, executive director at the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services in San Antonio, will be the keynote speakers.


  19. UNT on the Square exhibition shows new facets in UNT art professor Matthew Bourbons workRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    The works of Matthew Bourbon, associate professor of drawing and painting at the University of North Texas, will be on display Oct. 6-Nov. 11 at UNT on the Square. The pieces include "Civil Discourse," an acrylic on canvas and stretched fabric.


  20. The app letting users clean their social media accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KBMT

    ... when he lived with his parents in Flower Mound. When he began studying computer science at the University of North Texas, he decided to look for some professional advice so he emailed Mark Cuban out of the blue. Stauffer said he was surprised when ...