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Winter 2005 vol. 55 no. 4

The North Texan Fall 2005 issue vol. 55 no. 4

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The winter issue features a Hollywood entertainer, border librarians and global police training, along with help after the hurricanes.

Homecoming 2005
The theme "North Texas Hold 'Em — Play to Win" made its way into the Homecoming fun this year. Check out our photos.

feature stories

An Entertaining Career
Alum sang and danced with Perry Como, Carol Burnett and Dean Martin, to name a few.
-- By Ellen Rossetti

Police Studies
American criminal justice ideas spread to Turkey, Thailand and beyond.
-- By Sally Bell

On the Border
SLIS produces librarians for communities along the Rio Grande.
-- By Brandon Evans


Robert Taylor


Buy Green
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alumni news  

Alumni Items
Hall of Fame inductees

North Texas Exes: Calendar, scholarship events

Class Notes

Friends We'll Miss



Hurricane relief
Rescue workers in Louisiana share their stories, plus people and pets find shelter on campus

Poems from Alan Birkelbach
Selections from Texas’ newest poet laureate

Homecoming photos
"North Texas Hold 'Em -- Play to Win"

Singers’ egos, war reader, Grover Lewis, aging help

What's Been Happening
Mean Green Fling, Hispanic Heritage Month, Halloween, Saudi coffee, retreat ceremony



Read letters about the designer Cooks, the pleasant Pepper Lady, a birthday concert, Yucca picture placement and more class rings lost and found. Or send in your own letter to the editor.


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eagle tale

Sweet story : Red ink dripped from the pages, but English teacher Mary C. Sweet made her students think.

time tracks

Eagle sketches
The designs of student Gladys Bass Whisenhunt, 1923

First flight
The story of North Texas’ first copyrighted eagle image

Down the Corridor
Football fate, Trinity River improvement, Dixieland revival, Alex Hailey, recordable CDs


UNT news

UNT Dallas campus redering

UNT Dallas campus rendering

First building
Ceremony marks construction on UNT at Dallas campus

Honorary degrees
Patti LaBelle and Dolores Huerta receive honorary doctorates

Star Award finalist
Coordinating board honors UNT’s Multicultural Scholastic Award program

Tennis complex
Ronald C. Waranch Tennis Pavilion will host 2007 championship

Honors dean
Gloria Cox named first dean of new Honors College

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