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UNT Dallas MBA Alum
May 31, 2023

New Joint MBA Program Specializes in Economic Development

For the first time, The University of North Texas at Dallas is partnering with the University of Southern Mississippi to offer a unique Master in Business Administration (MBA) degree specializing in economic development.

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May 23, 2023

Dr. Jason Garrett Named Dean of the School of Business

The University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas) has named Dr. Jason Garrett as its new dean of the School of Business. Dr. Garrett is an experienced leader and administrator, known for innovation and collaboration.

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unt dallas principal impact collaborative
May 16, 2023

Innovative Educational Program Will Develop Principals for STEM Schools

A new academic program at the University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas) offers aspiring principals an opportunity to specialize in leading STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) schools. And it comes with an added bonus: free tuition and no fees through a grant from the Texas Instruments Foundation.

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May 10, 2023

Spring 2023 Commencement Marks Record Number of Graduates

A record number of students are graduating from The University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas) in the Spring 2023 class. It is the largest in the university’s history, with more than 600 students earning undergraduate and graduate degrees. Students at the university’s four schools received their diplomas and celebrated their achievements during commencement ceremonies on Tuesday, May 9, at Texas Trust CU Theatre in Grand Prairie, TX.

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luis mata award
May 05, 2023

Luis' Story of Success: Student, Leader, Mentor

As the oldest of four children, UNT Dallas senior Luis Mata set an important example for his younger siblings. He is the first in his family to graduate from college. They will follow in his footsteps. As a future entrepreneur, he hopes to set an example for those who want to pursue their dreams of running or owning a business.

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jessica armstead
April 26, 2023

Jessica's Journey: From the Streets to the Commencement Stage

From homeless and depressed to Student Government Association President and McNair Scholar, UNT Dallas senior Jessica Armstead beat the odds and overcame obstacles to achieve academic success.

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untd campus update
April 21, 2023

Center for Socioeconomic Mobility Through Education Hosts First Conference

More than 300 thought leaders from diverse backgrounds gathered at The Statler Hotel in downtown Dallas for Advancing Socioeconomic Mobility 2023, a two-day conference focused on innovative approaches to address challenges students face as they seek educational and career opportunities.

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Dr. Jose E. da Silva
April 05, 2023

Dr. Jose da Silva Named Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

The University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas) has named Dr. Jose E. da Silva Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs. Dr. da Silva has been serving as Vice President of Student Access and Success on an interim basis since October 2022.

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UNTD-Capital Bank Partnership Announcement
March 31, 2023

UNT Dallas and Texas Capital Bank Partner for Commercial Banking Certificate

To diversify the talent pipeline in the financial services industry, Texas Capital Bank and The University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas) announced a new partnership to help provide college students a pathway to a commercial banking career.

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Dr. Monica Williams, UNT Dallas Vice President of Student Advancement and President of the UNT Foundation
March 01, 2023

Vice President of Advancement Dr. Monica Williams Honored as One of Six "Women of Influence"

Dr. Williams is among six women chosen for their groundbreaking leadership by Dallas-based Cheryl Magazine and the non-profit Soul Reborn in recognition of Women’s History Month.

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UNT Dallas President Bob Mong
February 14, 2023

Dallas Morning News Names New Scholarship in Honor of UNT Dallas President Bob Mong

The Robert Mong Endowed Scholarship will provide financial assistance for UNT Dallas students and recognize Mong’s distinguished journalism career

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untd campus update
February 09, 2023

UNT Dallas to Study Community Healthcare Innovations Developed During COVID-19 Pandemic

The University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas) has been awarded a $150,000 grant by Texas Health Resources to study emerging and innovative approaches to healthcare developed during the pandemic.

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February 08, 2023

African American Pioneers in STEAM Museum Opens at UNTD Innovation Center

In celebration of Black History Month, the UNT Dallas Rising Blazers will host a special viewing of the African American Pioneers in STEAM Museum Showcase Feb. 11-12 and Feb. 16-17 at the UNT Dallas Innovation Center, 4315 S. Lancaster Rd., Suite 180, Dallas.

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January 25, 2023

UNT Dallas Earns Best Rankings in Annual Texas Public University Report Card

The University of North Texas at Dallas has achieved the highest rankings in two key categories of the 2022 Texas Public University Report Card, an annual statewide review conducted by educational non-profit ScholarShot.

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November 30, 2022

$625,000 Awarded to UNTD From The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration

The grant will allow UNT Dallas to provide Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training free of charge to a broad range of individuals, increasing their ability to recognize the signs and symptoms of mental illness, de-escalate a crisis and identify resources available in the community.

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drive thru food bank on untd campus
November 07, 2022

Thanksgiving Food Distribution To Be Held Nov. 12, Thanks to NTFB and Tom Thumb / Albertsons

This month's food distribution will include a Thanksgiving turkey for the first 250 families, thanks to Tom Thumb / Albertsons.

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untd campus update
October 31, 2022

$1.5 Million Grant From Greater Texas Foundation To Help Early College High School Students Complete Bachelor's

The funding provides multi-year scholarships for Texas Early College High School graduates to enroll in and successfully complete a bachelor’s degree program at UNT Dallas.

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untd campus update
October 06, 2022

Tony Sanchez Named New Chief Human Resources Officer

Tony Sanchez, a veteran human resource leader, joined the University of North Texas at Dallas on September 26 as the Chief Human Resources Officer.

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provost stewart holding giant check with donors
September 21, 2022

Cotton Bowl Foundation, CFP Foundation Celebrate Big Day for Teachers at UNT Dallas

A beautiful day in North Texas was the perfect day to celebrate teachers as the Cotton Bowl Foundation and College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation teamed up once again to award grants to three organizations as a part of the Big Day for Teachers

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ryan tower dedication ribbon cutting
September 14, 2022

UNT Dallas Celebrates A $2 Million Gift With Dedication of Ryan Tower

With an eye toward the sky and the future, the University of North Texas at Dallas celebrated the dedication and opening of Ryan Tower with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held Tuesday, September 13.

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untd campus update
August 08, 2022

Dr. Macario Hernandez Named First Chief of Staff

The University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas) has named Dr. Macario Hernandez as its first Chief of Staff. Dr. Hernandez was selected as the top candidate for the position after a nationwide search.

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untd campus update
July 19, 2022

University Advancement Welcomes New Director of Special Projects

Lisa Fields was recently selected as the inaugural Director of Special Projects and Outreach with responsibility for special projects, sponsored project activities, outreach initiatives, development activities and stakeholder communication.

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unt dallas police chief chris shaw
July 05, 2022

UNT Dallas Police Chief Christopher Shaw Trains at FBI National Academy

Chief Shaw spent 10 weeks at the prestigious FBI National Academy, an elite training program for which only 1% of the nation’s law enforcement officers are invited to participate.

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untd campus update
April 12, 2022

CPI at UNT Dallas Announces Launch of Texas Law Enforcement Peer Network

Texas law enforcement officers have a new tool to support their mental health.

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untd campus update
April 02, 2022

UNT Dallas to Host Trailblazer 360 Preview Day April 9

Open house event for prospective students and their families

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March 20, 2022

UNT Dallas Partners with North Texas Food Bank

The University of North Texas at Dallas (UNT Dallas) and the North Texas Food Bank (NTFB) will partner to bring a drive-thru mobile food pantry to campus on Friday, March 25 from 9 a.m. – noon.

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untd campus update
March 09, 2022

UNT Dallas Earns 2022-23 Military Friendly® School Designation

UNT Dallas is designated Military Friendly®

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UNT Dallas Celebrates Opening of 4315 Innovation Center
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January 12, 2022

Spring 2022 Update

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School of Education panel on stage
January 10, 2022

Campus hosts Texas Philanthropy Leadership Circle

Another indication that the UNT Dallas name and the university's unique mission are gaining traction in southern Dallas and beyond, UNT Dallas on Wednesday welcomed the Texas Philanthropy Leadership Circle to campus. The two-hour visit with members of numerous foundations and organizations consisted of a campus tour, lunch as President Bob Mong detailed the university's

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September 08, 2021

CPI Receives $2 Million from The Texas Instruments Foundation

UNT Dallas has been awarded a four-year, $2 million gift by the Texas Instruments (TI) Foundation. The project focuses on creating an Active Bystandership for Law Enforcement (ABLE) Project™ Center of Excellence at the Caruth Police Institute.

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