By Jenna Duncan
The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Texas will split in two this fall.
Instead, there will be the College of Science and the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, according to a background report in a board book for the UNT Board of Regents.
The move is designed to help each college and the departments within them have a stronger identity and work toward their research goals.
“The split will allow the sciences to work towards more prominent programs and more defined research opportunities, while allowing CLASS [College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences]...