UNT News

New discovery could change how many materials are designed

DENTON, Texas (UNT) -- New research published this week in the online publication Nature is challenging a theory that is more than 50 years old and could change how some materials are designed in the future. A team of researchers, including professor Rajiv Mishra and post-doctoral researcher Mageshwari Komarasamy of the University of North Texas' College of... Read more

Outstanding UNT faculty to be honored during fifth annual awards dinner

What: Salute to Faculty Excellence Awards Dinner & CeremonyWhen: September 22 (Thursday) Reception at 6:30 p.m., followed by awards dinner and celebration at 7 p.m.Where: HUB Club, Apogee Stadium, level three; 251 S. Bonnie Brae Street, Denton, Texas, 76207Cost: $35More information: To register online. DENTON (UNT), Texas – Three University of North... Read more

UNT Dean Kinshuk receives international award

DENTON, Texas (UNT) -- The University of North Texas College of Information dean Kinshuk (who goes by one name) is the winner of the 2016 Distinguished Development Award by the Association for Education Communications and Technology's (AECT). "We are so proud that our College of Information dean is the winner of such prestigious award," said Finley Graves,... Read more

UNT research team helping create early cancer detection device

DENTON, Texas (UNT) -- Early detection of cancer greatly increases the chances of being successfully treated, according to the World Health Organization. Now research teams at the University of North Texas and the Polish Academy of Sciences are working in collaboration to create a chemical sensor device that could detect cancer at an early stage. "Cancer,... Read more

Exhibition features 40 years of work – often inspired by nature – by UNT Regents professor Harlan W. Butt

What: Extraordinary Journey: 40 Years of Art Metalwork by Harlan W. Butt, an exhibition of works by the University of North Texas Regents professor of art that feature images of nature and incorporate text, including his own poetry.When: The exhibition runs from Oct. 15 (Saturday) to Dec. 3 (Saturday). The artist talk will take place at 3 p.m. and the... Read more