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UNT Alumni Regional Chapter Spring Mixers

March 13th, 2017 | Posted in Alumni News
As the grass begins to turn green for spring, dress in your Mean Green and get ready to mingle with fellow alumni! Stay connected to your alma mater and alumni in your community by joining us at one of the four upcoming UNT Alumni Regional Chapter Spring Mixers.

“This is part of our strategy to meet our alumni where they are at, in their community,” said Annie Carter, Director of Regional Programming. “We hope that through these events, alumni can connect and network with fellow alumni and neighbors.”

Take advantage of the opportunity to reconnect with UNT alumni in nearby areas, hear University updates and have fun by selecting the event that best fits your schedule and location.

Dallas County
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
5:30-8 pm
The Social House of Addison, Dallas, TX
RSVP by March 26

Tarrant County
Thursday, March 30, 2017 5:30-8 pm
Acre Distillery, Fort Worth, TX
RSVP by March 26

Denton County
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 5:30-8 pm
Harvest House, Denton, TX
RSVP by April 2

Collin County
Thursday, April 6, 2017 5:30-8 pm
CRU Food and Wine Bar, Allen, TX
RSVP by April 2

All events include heavy appetizer buffet and free parking. Two drink tickets included at Dallas, Tarrant, and Denton counties. One drink ticket included at Collin County.

Alumni Member Cost – $5 per person
Non Member Cost – $10 per person

RSVP here. See you there!

The BIG Event

March 13th, 2017 | Posted in Alumni News
Celebrate a day of service through the BIG Event. Join the UNT Alumni Association, UNT students, faculty, staff and fellow alumni as we make a positive impact on the lives of others.

On Saturday, March 25, 2017, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m., thousands of UNT Eagles will join together in helping our community. Any UNT alumni who sign up here will work on the UNT campus packaging meals for the Stop Hunger Now project.

Tentative Schedule for UNT Alumni at The BIG Event:

8:15-9 am — Kick off event to welcome all volunteers to The BIG Event. Includes a FREE breakfast and family fun. Located at the Library Mall, UNT Campus

9 am-1 pm — Volunteer work assignment; UNT Alumni works with Stop Hunger Now packaging meals, UNT campus

Parking is FREE in Lot 37. Download the parking map here.

Register here by Friday, March 17, 2017. A finalized schedule with more details will be emailed to you closer to the day of the event.

Calling the Class of 1967!

March 13th, 2017 | Posted in Alumni News
Are you a graduate of the Class of 1967? The UNT Alumni Association is in search of alumni from the Class of 1967 to help plan the Golden Eagles Reunion Breakfast. Held during the 2017 UNT Homecoming, the Golden Eagles Reunion celebrates the 50th anniversary of your graduation. This event serves to make new friends, renew old acquaintances and reminisce about your favorite stories from your time at North Texas State University.

Committee members will be responsible for helping plan the event, including recruiting attendees and scheduling speakers. This committee will meet two or three times beginning in the Summer and leading up to UNT Homecoming Week (date TBA).

If interested in joining the Golden Eagles Class of 1967 Reunion Committee, complete the form here by May 1.

For more information, contact the UNT Alumni Association at 940-565-2834 or by emailing alumni@unt.edu.

Spring GameDay Grille

March 13th, 2017 | Posted in Alumni News

Join us at the Alumni Pavilion on April 8 from 12-1:30 p.m. for our GameDay Grille before the annual Green and White Spring Football Game. There will be free catered fajitas and a cash bar. Enjoy tailgating games on the patio and connect with other Mean Green fans as we get ready to welcome the second year of the Seth Littrell era.

Admission is free.

Did You Know?

March 13th, 2017 | Posted in Did You Know?

Founded in 1901, UNT Debate is one of the oldest student organizations on campus! Their long history is highly decorated. In just the last ten years alone, UNT Debate has won 175 trophies in 2-person team competitions. This co-curricular student activity creates a competitive platform that fosters academic research and logic—skills which must be fostered for future generations. Send another winning pair of debating students to compete across the world by donating to the UNT Debate Team today: http://bit.ly/2m9in5N.

Partner Profile – Jostens

March 13th, 2017 | Posted in Partner Profiles

We take great care in passionately helping people:

– Express themselves

– Celebrate experiences and traditions

– Recognize achievements

– Share their stories

We proudly partner with the UNT Alumni Association in the Official Ring Presentation Ceremonies held bi-annually. This ceremony is where students receive their rings, the symbol of pride and commitment to the university.

No longer a student, but want a class ring to commemorate your time at UNT? We can create a ring for you as well!

Visit us online at http://college.jostens.com/

Calendar of Events

March 13th, 2017 | Posted in Events

2017 Highlights

March

March 25
The Big Event

March 25
2017 Wingspan Gala

March 25
Eli Young Band Concert

April

April 8
Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

April 8
Spring Football Game

April 13
+ Autism: A Lecture and Discussion with Dr. Temple Grandin

April 15
Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards Nomination Deadline

May

May 2
UNT Official Ring Presentation Ceremony

May 9
UNT Kuehne Speaker Series – Charles Gasparino

May 12-13
UNT Commencement

UNT News Briefs

March 13th, 2017 | Posted in UNT News Briefs
UNT breaks ground on new residence hall, tour center project

UNT officials conducted a groundbreaking ceremony for the latest project on campus: a tour center and residence hall, set to open in fall 2018.

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College of Education, ACES to present Temple Grandin lecture in Dallas

The University of North Texas and ACES (Comprehensive Educational Services Inc.) will present prominent autism activist Temple Grandin April 13 in Dallas. Grandin is widely considered one of the most important voices in the Autism Spectrum Disorder community.

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Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards 2017 nomination deadline soon

Participate in a long-standing university tradition by nominating exceptional UNT graduates for the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards. The deadline is April 15. Get more information on the different awards presented and download the nomination form here.

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UNT alumni see Grammy wins at 59th annual awards show

The Mean Green was well-represented at this year’s Grammy Awards, winning across a broad spectrum of categories.

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UNT on the Square presents spring Thursday Night Music Series

The Mean Green was well-represented at this year’s Grammy Awards, winning across a broad spectrum of categories.

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