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Summer 2006 vol. 56 no. 2

The North Texan Fall 2005 issue vol. 56 no. 2

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A musher, a racer, a runner, scholarship winners, student travelers and a career-change guru all make the pages of our summer issue.

President Pohl
Read about Norval F. Pohl's accomplishments as his term as UNT president comes to a close.

feature stories

Eagles on the Go
A musher, a racecar driver and an ultrarunner make tracks.
-- By Rafael McDonnell

Striving to be the Best
Success comes in many forms for national scholarship competitors.
-- By Nancy Kolsti

The Hong Kong/China Connection
Asia makes the perfect classroom for students in merchandising and marketing.
-- By Sally Bell

Out of the Chaos
When the winds of change blow, the "fairy godmother of career reincarnations" can help.
-- By Cass Bruton



A Glimpse of China
Check out the narrated slideshow from student photographer Li Fan, who visited his native China this spring.



alumni news  

Alumni Items
Alumni award winners

Memories of Marquis Hall

North Texas Exes: Greek and Gulf Coast honors

Class Notes

Friends We'll Miss



The student's president
As Norval F. Pohl ends his term as UNT president, the rec center gets a new name

Dominican dictator, witchcraft encyclopedia, the bell ringer, Abilene in song, lullabies

What's Been Happening
Yolanda King, Lisa Ling, edible books, Spring Fling, runway show, time to go



Read letters about Bruce Hall and its non-air conditioned past, George Christy and Tony Garcia. Or send in your own letter to the editor.


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eagle tale

Cat management: The drama and poetry of English professors' felines

time tracks

Rosebud's 100th
August marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Joan 'Rosebud' Blondell

Blondell details
A few more things we know about the former North Texas student

Down the Corridor
Kindergarten opens, Tex Lloyd performs, Scionti is decorated, Shock Treatment premieres, lab band heads for Japan


UNT news

Scott Ransom

Scott Ransom

Ransom named finalist
Regents vote for sole finalist for UNT Health Science Center presidency

Angelou to return
'An Evening with Dr. Maya Angelou' is set for the UNT Coliseum Sept. 14

Regents named
Al Silva and Charles D. Mitchell ('61) appointed, C. Dan Smith ('62) reappointed

Topping out
Final beam goes up on first building of the future UNT at Dallas

'Top 25 Best Buy'
Online M.B.A. program garners praise from

Cold-formed steel
Structural testing lab benefits new construction engineering technology program

Recent deaths
Dan Emenheiser, director of diversity education

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