Goodbye Blackboard. Hello Canvas!

Say goodbye to Blackboard Learn!  UNT will no longer offer courses in Blackboard Learn after the Fall 2018 semester.  All Spring courses using an LMS must be migrated to Canvas prior to the Spring 2019 semester start.  If you have not already migrated your courses or submitted migration requests, please do so here.  If you need Canvas training, you can sign up for a face-to-face or online self-paced training here.  

December Give-Away

Congratulations to Janice Hauge of the Department of Economics, winner of last month's giveaway! With the semester coming to an end and winter upon us, The Office of Faculty Success is giving away a UNT hat and scarf set for the December Newsletter Giveaway! Click to enter for a chance to win!

November Give-Away

Looking for something to keep you warm and dry for the winter? Look no further! The Office of Faculty Success is giving away a UNT Champion Victory Jacket for the November Newsletter Giveaway! Click here to enter for a chance to win.

UNT Core Curriculum

Please join us for the University Core communal scoring this November.  The scoring provides faculty and graduate students with the opportunity to learn about our core curriculum, gain valuable professional skills, and meet colleagues from across campus, all while helping the University pursue its mission to provide the best undergraduate education in Texas.  We will provide the training, the food, and the SWAG.  You provide three hours of your time, the willingness to learn, and a laptop.  For... Read more

18-19 Salute to Faculty Excellence External Award Submissions

Have you recently won an award in your discipline, professional organization, or other academic group?  UNT wants to recognize local, regional, national, and international awards given to faculty in the calendar year 2018.  Please submit your awards at

Study Abroad Expo

UNT International will host a faculty workshop on Designing a New Faculty Led Program, Wednesday, October 10 from 3:30 – 4:30 in Marquis 107.  They are also holding an expo October 17 from 9:00 – 1:00 in Marquis Hall to learn about study abroad opportunities around the world. UNT Exchange programs, UNT Faculty-Led program leaders and representatives from Affiliate programs will be available to share opportunities and answer any questions - click here.

Tailgating with the Provost

On the weekend of October 22-27, 2018 we will be celebrating homecoming, ending with a football game on Saturday October 27, at 3 p.m. against Rice. Come out and join us with your Mean Green spirit to cheer on the football team!


With the retirement of UNT’s Ombuds, Belinda Newman, the university is training 10 faculty and 10 staff to serve a campus mediators.  These mediators will go through a rigorous 40 hour training to become certified mediators.  The training will be completed in October and there are plans to roll out the website by January.  In the meantime, there are many others UNT resources available to assist faculty and staff.  For more information: Click here.

October Newsletter Giveaway

Click here to register for a chance to win the October football package including 2 FREE tickets to the homecoming football game! 

September Giveaway

Congratulations to Paul Hensel of the Department of Political Science, winner of the May newsletter giveaway! This month’s prize is a back to school goodie bag.  Please go to our website and share your news with us to be entered into the drawing -