Kimberly Jackson is a master’s student and Teaching Assistant in the History Department at the University of North Texas. She earned a bachelor’s degree in history and mathematics at the University of North Texas. In the 2018-2019 academic school year, Kimberly will complete her thesis on the Civilian Conservation Corps in Big Bend National Park.
In a word: it's too hot this summer.
The best solution is to wade in a pool all day. Since we all have jobs or things to do, the next best solution is to talk about water long enough until you naturally cool off. Since World Ocean Day came and went in early June, we at UNT Libraries considered this a great time to dive into (get it?) our vast resources on the oceans around our little world.
UNT is one of the first US universities to join a global alliance for accelerating the transition to open access scholarship.
It was a busy spring for our Makers at The Factory, as students and teachers from all walks of life made use of UNT Libraries' resources to complete projects or enhance their education.
From award-winning designs to innovative teaching techniques, here are a few highlights from The Factory's spring 2018 semester.
The Portal to Texas History has recently announced the call for submissions for its most recent round of the Rescuing Texas History program.
Dusk to Dawn Library Employee Art Exhibition is an art exhibit featuring the artistic talents of UNT Libraries’ employees.
Agatha Beins teaches in the Department of Multicultural Women's and Gender Studies at Texas Woman's University. Her book Liberation in Print: Feminist Periodicals and Social Movement Identity analyzes US feminist newsletters and newspapers published in the 1970s. In addition to her interest in feminist print cultures, she writes and teaches about the relationship between art and activism, feminist pedagogies, the institutionalization of women's studies, and food studies. She also serves as editor for the online, open access journal Films for the Feminist Classroom.
Please join us to hear Dr. Agatha Beins, a UNT Special Collections 2018 Research Fellowship Awardee, speak about her current research.