UNT System News Briefs – May 6, 2019

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Monday, May 6, 2019

State of the Program: No time like the present for North Texas
    The Athletic

North Texas' first victory of the 2019 season came on December 7, 2018. That's when head coach Seth Littrell met with his team and informed them ...

Texas Rep. Eric Johnson, council member Scott Griggs advance to Dallas mayoral runoff
    Dallas News

You're going to have white progressives vs. the African-American community and North Dallas business community. He would put together the Ron ...
    Election Results: Johnson, Griggs Lead Dallas Mayor's Race; Price Leads In Fort Worth - KERA News

Denton to see its largest Airbnb rental surge during graduations at UNT, TWU
    Dallas News

Company spokesman Ben Breit said simultaneous commencements at the University of North Texas and Texas Woman's University are behind the ...

Medical School Coming to University of Houston
    ConnectCRE (press release)

The legislation brings the medical school total in Texas to 13. ... as well as creating a medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science ...

UNT tennis team celebrates another successful season at annual banquet
    Denton Record Chronicle

A host of teams at UNT have end-of-the-year events. What head coach Sujay Lama puts together stands out from the rest because of the nature of the ...

Newspapers reported KKK activities in early 1900s, kept Klan secrets
    Denton Record Chronicle

In the past year, University of North Texas history students spent months combing through old Record-Chronicle stories following the revelation of a ...

UNT Music Composition Major Overcoming the Odds After Car Crash
    NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A University of North Texas music composition major has overcome a life-changing obstacle which happened during a serious car crash. Against ...

UNT student overcomes the loss of her fingers to follow dream of being pianist, composer
    FOX 4 News

DENTON, Texas - One University of North Texas student almost had to give up music, but is now following her dream of being a composer.

Breaking news: Ryan Woolridge to transfer from UNT
    Denton Record Chronicle

Woolridge averaged 11.7 points, 5.9 rebounds and 4.8 assists last season while helping lead UNT to a 21-12 finish, the Mean Green's second straight ...

'Tissue chips' could reveal health risks of deep-space travel
    Baylor College of Medicine News (press release) (blog)

Credit: University of Washington Photo and the National Center for ... “optic nerve-on-a-chip” and the second by University of North Texas will use a 3D ...

Softball: UNT clinches share of C-USA title with win over Middle Tennessee
    Denton Record Chronicle

DeLong has been at UNT for less than a year, but the early results are promising. The Mean Green (34-17) have already set the program record for ...

Source: Former UNT kicker Cole Hedlund signs with Colts
    Denton Record Chronicle

Cole Hedlund is headed to training camp with the Indianapolis Colts. The former North Texas kicker participated in a minicamp over the weekend.