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Jan 13, 2014
On January 8th, three distinguished UNT faculty, Neal Brand, Joe Klein, and Kimi King presented “First Day of Class.”  This webinar, sponsored by the Center for Learning Enhancement, Assessment, and Redesign (
Jan 7, 2014
Three students won the third annual Intermodal Challenge presented by the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA) for a paper an
Dec 17, 2013
UNT faculty and staff members can nominate students who show extraordinary creativity for the first-ever Sherman/Barsanti Inspiration Awards, which was made possible by a $350,000 gift from donors Bob and Bette Sherman.
Dec 16, 2013
Why you are important to student success at UNT UNT has a strong commitment to undergraduate education; a quality undergraduate education requires quality instructors! You are a key member of our UNT instructional team! 
Dec 2, 2013
Francisco Guzman, Associate Professor of Marketing & Logistics in the
Nov 21, 2013
UNT is offering a new semester class starting Spring 2014 to help students learn what global citizenship is all about! This course is for students who have ever thought at all (even just a little bit) about studying, researching, interning or volunteering abroad, and want to know more.
Nov 7, 2013
We are just beyond the mid-semester and you may find that students who entered the fall term with great enthusiasm and dedication are missing class frequently or perhaps performing poorly on exams and assignments.  Students encounter many obstacles that can negatively impact their success, but they often do not know about campus resources or ask for help when problems arise.
Nov 1, 2013
The UNT-Incentives for Global Research Opportunities (I-GRO) is offered to advance the global research aspirations of UNT faculty and students through high quality, mutually beneficial global research collaborations that result in scholarly output, leveraged resources and access
Oct 8, 2013
One of the challenges facing higher education today is helping faculty differentiate and manage disruptive behavior in the classroom.  Imagine how you or your faculty would respond to one of the following scenarios.  
Oct 1, 2013
Mark your calendars today! On December 10th, the CRLT Players will be visiting the University of North Texas with their acclaimed production of Faculty Advising Faculty.  This special event is co-hosted by UNT’s  Office for Faculty Success and the Women’s Faculty Network.  In the spirit of collaboration, we are extending a special invitation to our colleagues from Texas Woman’s University.
Sep 25, 2013
Anyone interested in the current state of the U.S. academy will find La Colectiva's Symposium 2013: Women of Color in Academia informative and compelling.
Sep 18, 2013
The Thank-a-Teacher Ice Cream Social sponsered by the Student Affairs Office will be held from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. on September 25 at the Hurley Administration Lobby and Lawn.  The event is part of the Salute to Faculty Excellence week.   Students will invite their favorite 'prof' to share an ice cream sundae on the Hurley lawn.  
Sep 5, 2013
 Drs. Tom McBride and Ron Nief, authors of the famous College Mindset List, will be visiting the UNT campus on September 17-18, 2013.  For the past 15 years, McBride and Nief have identified the ‘cultural touchstones’ that have shaped the lives of students entering as freshmen.  The Mindset List for the Class of 2017 was just released, and it should be no surprise that one third of the list addresses issues around technology.   
Aug 19, 2013
The Faculty Abroad Seminar (FAS) is a 10-day professional development seminar held in one of UNT’s priority countries.
Aug 12, 2013
The Teaching Excellence Handbook, 2014-2015 edition, is a resource for individuals who are responsible for instructional activities at UNT. In this comprehensive guide, we have compiled important university information and helpful tips that will assist faculty in carrying out their teaching responsibilities.
Aug 9, 2013
Thanks to the 760 faculty members who completed the 2012-13 Faculty Climate Survey.
Jul 9, 2013
Welcome to the University of North Texas.  We are pleased that you have joined our faculty, and we invite you to attend the New Faculty Orientation scheduled for August 20, 2013 in the Gateway Center, Room 43/47 (8:00-3:00).
Jun 10, 2013
The Office for Faculty Success recently announced the 2013-14 Mentoring Grant recipients.  Twenty-five grants, 13 Team and 12 Micro, were awarded to support faculty in their teaching, research, and professional interests.  Congratulations to UNT faculty members.  For more information on mentoring, please visit our Mentoring site. 
May 6, 2013
Dr. Michael Wesch, noted cultural anthropologist, will speak at UNT's Salute to "TEACHING" Excellence Luncheon on September 23, 2013 from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.  Dr. Wesch is
Apr 18, 2013
The Student Evaluation of Teaching (SETE) is now open for the spring 2013 semester.  From April 15 – May 5, students can complete their surveys by logging onto the my.unt.edu portal.
Jan 4, 2013
The Teaching Excellence Handbook, 2012-2013 edition, is a resource for individuals who are responsible for instructional activities at UNT. In this comprehensive guide, we have compiled important university information and helpful tips that will assist faculty in carrying out their teaching responsibilities. Whether you are a first time Teaching Assistant or an experienced Full Professor, we hope that this handbook provides the answers to your questions.  Also, attached is the House Bill 2504 which details the requirements for posting course syllabi. 
Jan 4, 2013
The UNT Foundation is pleased to support three awards highlighting the accomplishments of UNT’s most distinguished scholars and leaders. Specific award descriptions, eligibility criteria, and nomination procedures can be found on the faculty success website.  The deadline for submitting nomination packets is February 2, 2015.