The Institute of Museum and Library Services has awarded more than $800,000 in grants for studies of library education and the challenges of curating and preserving digital information. UNT received two grants from the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian program.
Amy Fann, assistant professor of higher education, is lead investigator for research to examine why Native Americans are the least likely to transfer or complete degrees. The project is funded by $130,000 from the TG Public Benefits Grant Program.
Jerry R. Thomas, dean of the College of Education and faculty athletic representative, will be an advisor to Sports Illustrated's sports science series. He discusses the nuances of hitting baseballs and softballs in an Aug. 8 article.