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Mar 24, 2014
Jaymee Haefner, Assistant Professor in Harp in the College of Music, joined the University of North Texas (UNT) faculty in 2006 and was appointed as Director of Undergraduate Studies for the College of Music in 2010.
Mar 20, 2014
UNT is proud to present the 4th annual Student Portraits: A Symposium for UNT Educators, dedicated to assessment and research about students at the University of North Texas. The Symposium will highlight the research and assessment activities of UNT faculty and staff that focus on student characteristics regarding persistence and student success.
Feb 26, 2014
The Toulouse Graduate School seeks nominations for the 2014-2015 Toulouse Scholars Award Program. The Toulouse Scholars Award is designed to recognize the outstanding teaching and scholarly or creative achievements of members of the University of North Texas faculty and thereby to honor the distinguished contributions of Robert B. Toulouse to the university. 
Feb 25, 2014
The Office for Faculty Success is pleased to offer support for full-time faculty members through the innovative Mentoring Grant Program.  This initiative provides support in four critical areas: gaining institutional knowledge, supporting teaching and research efforts, developing professional networks, and/or
Feb 10, 2014
The Office for Faculty Success is accepting nominations for the U.S. Professors of the Year Awards Program.  This program, sponsored by CASE and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, salutes the most outstanding undergraduate instructors in the country—those who excel in teaching and positively influence the lives and careers of students. 
Feb 10, 2014
The Charn Uswachoke International Development Fund (Charn Fund) is a generous endowment from Mr. Charn Uswachoke, an alumnus from Thailand. The Charn Fund was established to promote international activities at the University of North Texas.
Feb 5, 2014
Michael Spector, Professor and Chair of Learning Technologies in the College of Information, serves on numerous editorial boards.
Feb 4, 2014
Dr. Walter Bradley, Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Baylor University, will highlight Stephen Covey's 7 Habits of Highly Effective People for faculty members in the academy. Please mark your calendars for this workshop. Location: Sage 116 Date: February 7, 2014 Time: 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. 
Feb 4, 2014
The Office of Research and Economic Development has announced the call for nominations for the 2014 Research and Creativity Awards.  The annual awards were instituted in the Fall of 2009 to recognize the contributions of faculty who excel in their research, scholarly, and creative endeavors. 
Jan 16, 2014
Nancy Shugart, known as The Prove Them Wrong Lady, will speak to UNT's Lead
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.   

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