UNT Emergency Preparedness Advisory Council Committee elects student representative

The UNT Emergency Preparedness Advisory Council Committee elected a member of the Student Government Association as a student representative in October. This member is elected to represent the student voices on campus, an official said.

Deea Scully, an Emergency Administration and Planning student, was elected by the advisory council committee, which started electing student representation in March 2016.

“My role in the committee is to give student’s perspective on how things are as far as safety,” Scully said. “There definitely are concerns from students, including myself.”

Scully is the...

UNT faces Troy in return to Big Easy's New Orleans Bowl

The Mean Green of UNT will be heading to The Big Easy to square off against the Troy Trojans in the New Orleans Bowl Dec. 16.

The Mean Green are coming off of a loss in the Conference USA Championship against Florida Atlantic on Saturday.

This year's bowl appearance marks their first back-to-back bowl appearance since the early 2000's when the Mean Green made it to the New Orleans Bowl every year from 2001-2004.

The past two bowls for the Mean Green have been close to home at the...

UNT student partners with police to create special accommodations card

A University of North Texas student has partnered with the UNT Police Department to create an accommodations card for students with special needs. 

The card, which can be kept with a person's ID, is designed to help emergency responders communicate with students who need special accommodations. It states the nature of the person's special needs and provides information on how to most effectively facilitate communication. 

Christianna Walker is the president of UNT's Tuesday Night Flight, a social support group for UNT students on the autism spectrum. She went to UNT police Cpl....

UNT extends historic season with win in National Invitational Volleyball Championship

North Texas wasn't where it hoped it would be for its first match of the postseason Thursday night.

That didn't prevent the Mean Green from keeping one of the best seasons in program history alive with a 25-17, 25-21, 23-25, 25-16 win over Oral Roberts in the opening round of the National Invitational Volleyball Championship at the Mean Green Volleyball Center.

UNT just missed out on playing in the NCAA tournament when it fell to Western Kentucky in the Conference USA tournament final and was one of the top teams passed over for an at-large berth.

The Mean Green regrouped from that disappointment...