Denise Catalano Elected President of the National Council on Rehabilitation Education
January 2018 - Last fall Professor Denise Catalano of UNT’s Department of Rehabilitation and Health Service was elected president of the National Council on Rehabilitation Education The top professional organization for educators dedicated to providing services for persons with disabilities through education and
Philosophy Department’s Ricardo Rozzi Awarded the 2017 Enrique Beltran Prize for Conservation of Natural Resources
November 2017 - Professor Ricardo Rozzi of UNT’s Department of Philosophy and Religion was awarded the 2017 Enrique Beltran Prize for Conservation of Natural Resources by the Wildlife Society of Mexico and the International Council on Natural Resources and Wildlife. Professor Rozzi’s research has led to the creation of the Cape Horn Marine Park in Chile. For more information please click here.
Lain leads UNT Debate team to second state championship
November 2017 – Brian Lain, associate professor and director of debate, Department of Communication Studies, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, led members of UNT Debate to a second consecutive state championship. Competing in Corpus Christi Nov. 3-4, 2017, at the Texas Intercollegiate Forensics Association's Fall State Championship in Corpus Christi, Texas. UNT edged out the University of Texas at Austin, Texas State University, Texas A&M, Wiley College, Prairie View A&M, and others from around the state.
IEEE Consumer Electronics Society names Mohanty editor in chief
Novemeber 2017- Saraju P. Mohanty, Ph.D., professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, UNT College of Engineering, was named in 2016 the new editor-in-chief of Consumer Electronics, the magazine of the IEEE Consumer Electronics Society.
Neogi, Krokhin receive $2M NSF grant
October 2017- Arup Neogi and Arkadii Krokhin of UNT’s Department of Physics recently received a $2 million National Science Foundation grant in the Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation program of the NSF Directora