Monday, November 04, 2019 - 10:00am
How AI is Shaping Online Discussion Quality
Written by: Adam Fein
Discussion forums have been a key feature of online and technology-enhanced courses for over 20 years. There is a breadth of information and best practices guidelines on ways to use discussion forums in online learning environments. Online discussion is an important area of research in both the scholarship of teaching and learning and educational technology. Unfortunately, it presents several hurdles to successful implementation. 

Monday, September 02, 2019 - 09:15am
UNT Stats
UNT defies national trend
8.2% increase in its online enrollment (from 17,740 students to 19,192 students).
DENTON (UNT), Texas — The University of North Texas is defying national higher education trends with more than 3% growth, according to the latest enrollment numbers.

Monday, August 12, 2019 - 09:30am
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UNT reconfigurable computing lab named Tech Titans Award finalist
The University of North Texas Reconfigurable Computing Lab in the College of Engineering is a finalist for a prestigious Tech Titans award
The awards were created to recognize the North Texas technology elite and are given annually by Tech Titans, a technology trade association. The UNT lab was nominated for the Tech Titans of the Future – University Level Award, which spotlights educational institutions that encourage and support students in choosing engineering- and technology-related disciplines as a preferred academic and career path.

Monday, June 24, 2019 - 01:21pm
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University of North Texas expands access to online learning
UNT soon will offer non-credit, online courses in a variety of subjects through Coursera
DENTON (UNT), Texas —  The University of North Texas soon will offer non-credit, online courses in a variety of subjects through Coursera, giving more learners access to world-class educational content created and taught by UNT faculty. The university recently inked a deal with the popular online education company, joining an elite group of higher education institutions such as University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Michigan, Johns Hopkins University and more.