UNT System News Briefs – January 4, 2018

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Friday, January 4, 2019

Late night hoops rewind: UNT 63, Louisiana Tech 59
    Denton Record Chronicle

The fact the Mean Green knocked off Louisiana Tech in front of a crowd of 4,238 made the win all the better for UNT. The school has been trying to ...
    Women's basketball: UNT wins C-USA opener at Tech - Denton Record Chronicle
    Late Run by UNT Sends LA Tech to Loss - KTAL
    Full Coverage

Men's basketball: UNT knocks off Louisiana Tech in battle of C-USA heavyweights
    Denton Record Chronicle

The Mean Green improved to 14-1 for the first time since the 1952-53 season. The fact that UNT reached that milestone against the Bulldogs made the ...
    Mean Green tie best start in program history with second-straight C-USA victory - Fort Worth Star Telegram
    North Texas beats La. Tech, off to best start in 66 years - The News Tribune
    Full Coverage

Texas drivers stepped up to end the rape kit backlog, but now the state can't get agencies to take ...
    Dallas News

Victoria Neave, a Dallas Democrat, made a splash with her bipartisan ... Earlier this year, he allocated $1 million to the University of North Texas ...

Sam Houston State medical school clears first accreditation hurdle
    Houston Chronicle

Existing osteopathic colleges are at the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth and the University of the Incarnate Word in San ...

Carnegie Classification lists UNT among Tier One research universities in latest report
    UNT News

DENTON (UNT), Texas -- The University of North Texas is ranked among the nation's ... 1). This achievement is commonly considered the most significant step in the ... UNT officials noted that the latest Carnegie rankings give strong ...

Texas universities recognized for research work, but are they 'Tier One'?
    Dallas Morning News

UNT, UT-Arlington, UT-Dallas and Texas Tech — all seeking the coveted ... Of the four Texas schools added to the Carnegie list, UTD and Tech met ...

Four Texas Colleges Reach Carnegie "Tier One" Status
    The Texas Tribune

Editor's note: This story has been updated to include the University of Texas at Dallas among the universities given the "Carnegie Tier One" status.

Larry Austin, local composer and former UNT professor, dies at 88
    Denton Record Chronicle

Larry Austin, a former University of North Texas professor and noted electronic ... Austin led the department of composition studies at the university and ...

2018 Year in Review: Denton lost leaders, thinkers and neighbors this year
    Denton Record Chronicle

Anshel Brusilow, a longtime faculty member at the University of North Texas College of Music and conductor of the UNT Symphony Orchestra, died at ...

2018 Year in Review: Top photos
    Denton Record Chronicle

Jim Gilles yells into the ear of Kelli Williams, a University of North Texas music performance student, during a demonstration March 30 on the ...

UNT faculty, alumni among Grammy nominees
    Denton Record Chronicle

University of North Texas faculty and alumni are among the nominees for the 61st Grammy Awards. ... librettist; performed by the Dallas Orchestra (including 11 UNT alumni and 6 UNT faculty) and Dallas Opera Chorus (including 18 ...

3 Dallas efforts the state could copy when it overhauls how Texas schools get money
    Dallas News

Texas should give more funds to school districts that replicate Dallas' .... for free, with the potential to go on to the University of North Texas at Dallas ...

Enrollment at Texas Law Schools Inched Up in 2018
    Law.com

Texas A&M University School of Law posted the greatest enrollment increase at 31.88 percent, with the University of North Texas at Dallas School of ...

North Texas' fastest-growing cities aren't the wealthiest
    Dallas Business Journal

Southlake, which is the home to the wealthiest ZIP code in North Texas, is also the ... The Dallas Business Journal overlaid the fastest-growing cities in the ... The University Park ZIP code of 75225 has the highest per capita income.