COE marks final week of UNT 125th celebration

The University of North Texas wrapped up its 125th celebration the week of April 11-16. Events included University Day (complete with a proclamation from Denton's mayor, a presentation of a new time capsule, a flag parade and more), Union Fest, Lab Band performances and the new Union's dedication and ribbon cutting, culminating in the formal Wingspan Gala the evening of April 16 at UNT's new University Union.

The College of Education celebrated Wingspan Week with an informal reception April 15. The UNT Libraries provided historical items from UNT's past, and Jim Laney, chair of the college's Department of Teacher Education and Administration and grandson of UNT's eighth president. James C. Matthews, spoke about his experiences growing up on campus.

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