桃瘾社区

History Timeline

 

  • 桃瘾社区

    Texas Voters Approve Proposition 5 to create 'Transformational' new funding for 桃瘾社区

    Texas voters overwhelmingly approved a proposition on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2023 that will provide transformational research funding for the University of North Texas, Texas State University, the University of Houston and Texas Tech University.

  • 桃瘾社区 STEM groundbreaking ceremony

    2023: 桃瘾社区 Dallas STEM groundbreaking

    University leaders, healthcare professionals, elected officials, and community partners broke ground on an innovative, state-of-the-art $100 million STEM complex at the University of North Texas at Dallas. The facility will pave the way for a new level of instruction, research, and collaboration.

  • Dr. Cynthia Weston

    2023: 桃瘾社区 Health Science Center selects a dean for College of Nursing

    Dr. Cindy Weston will lead the strategic planning, recruitment of personnel, and development of partnerships for the college, which is set to launch in the fall of 2024.

  • HSC instruction with simulation tools

    2023: 桃瘾社区 Health Science Center to launch College of Nursing

    In February, the 桃瘾社区 System Board of Regents voted to approve the College of Nursing at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth.

  • 2023 桃瘾社区 at Frisco Ribbon Cutting-300x220px

    2023: The first building at 桃瘾社区 at Frisco opens

    A ribbon cutting ceremony at the 桃瘾社区 at Frisco branch campus with 桃瘾社区 President Neal Smatresk opens the new state-of-the-art 135,000-square-foot Frisco Landing building before the start of the Spring semester on January 17.

  • Dr. Sylvia Trent-Adams

    2022: 桃瘾社区 Health Science Center president Dr. Sylvia Trent-Adams takes office

    Dr. Trent-Adams became the seventh president of HSC, succeeding Dr. Williams. She served as HSC鈥檚 executive vice president and chief strategy officer prior to being elevated to president. Dr. Trent-Adams also served from 2015 to 2018 as the Deputy Surgeon General of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps.

  • 2022 桃瘾社区 at Frisco Central Mall and ped bridge drawing

    2022: 桃瘾社区 at Frisco construction continues to make progress

    Building of the Frisco Landing structure began in fall 2020, and classes are expected to begin at the campus in Spring 2023. The 桃瘾社区 at Frisco master plan will guide the growth and development for decades.

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law building

    2022: 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law receives full accreditation

    Full approval from the American Bar Association (ABA) provides even more opportunities for 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law students and prospective students.

  • Chancellor Michael R. Williams

    2022: 桃瘾社区 System Chancellor Michael Williams takes office

    Michael Williams, former president of 桃瘾社区 Health Science Center, takes office as the fourth Chancellor of the 桃瘾社区. 

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas HSA

    2020: 桃瘾社区 joins 桃瘾社区 Dallas as Hispanic Serving/Minority Serving Institution

    桃瘾社区 is designated a Hispanic Serving/Minority Serving Institution by the U.S. Department of Education, joining 桃瘾社区 Dallas.


  • 桃瘾社区 CVAD Building

    2019: 桃瘾社区 System Opens Four Buildings

    The 桃瘾社区 System and its member institutions completed and opened four new, or renovated, facilities totaling more than $300 million, including 桃瘾社区's College of Visual Arts & Design, HSC's Interdisciplinary Research Building, 桃瘾社区 Dallas' Student Center and the 桃瘾社区 Dallas Law Center. 

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas Track and Field team

    2020: 桃瘾社区 Dallas Launches Intercollegiate Athletics Program

    桃瘾社区 Dallas launched its NAIA intercollegiate athletics program in September 2021 with its first-ever cross county meet. The Trailblazers began intercollegiate competition in three sports for both men and women -- cross country, basketball and track & field.

  • Chancellor Lesa Roe

    2017: 桃瘾社区 System Chancellor Lesa Roe takes office

    Lesa Roe, former Deputy Administrator for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), takes office as the third Chancellor, and first-ever woman, of the University of North Texas System. 

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law graduation

    2017: 桃瘾社区D College of Law granted provision accreditation

    桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law is granted provision accreditation by the American Bar Association in the same year its first class graduates. 

  • Old Municipal Building

    2017: 桃瘾社区 System acquires the Old Municipal Building

    桃瘾社区 System acquires the City of Dallas Municipal Building (106 S. Harwood) to become the permanent home of 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law.

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas residence hall ground-breaking

    2016: 桃瘾社区 Dallas breaks ground on first residence hall

    桃瘾社区 Dallas breaks ground on its first campus residence hall, a milestone signifying the university鈥檚 continued growth. 

  • 桃瘾社区 ranked as top-tier research university

    2016: 桃瘾社区 ranked as top-tier research university

    The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education鈩 ranks 桃瘾社区 among the nation's 115 top-tier research universities.

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law

    2015: 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law files for provisional accreditation

    桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law files application for provisional accreditation from the American Bar Association for 2016

  • Bob Mong

    2015: Bob Mong named 桃瘾社区 Dallas President

    桃瘾社区 Dallas names former Editor-in-Chief of the Dallas Morning News, Bob Mong, as President.

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas stock photo

    2014: 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law admits first class

    桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law admits its first class consisting of 150 students.

  • 桃瘾社区 System College of Pharmacy students

    2014: College of Pharmacy program awarded Candidate Status

    The 桃瘾社区 System College of Pharmacy's Doctor of Pharmacy program is awarded Candidate Status by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

  • 桃瘾社区 President Smatresk

    2013: 桃瘾社区 names Dr. Smatresk as President

    University of North Texas names Dr. Neal Smatresk as President.

  • 桃瘾社区 System College of Pharmacy first class

    2013: College of Pharmacy admits first class

    桃瘾社区 System College of Pharmacy admits first class

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas Founders Hall

    2013: 桃瘾社区 Dallas awarded accreditation

    The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) grants accreditation to 桃瘾社区 Dallas to award baccalaureate and master鈥檚 degrees.

  • Texas Governor Rick Perry

    2011 Texas Gov. Perry helps establish College of Pharmacy

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry signs HB 4 establishing the 桃瘾社区 System College of Pharmacy.

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas campus

    2010: 桃瘾社区 Dallas opens

    The University of North Texas at Dallas officially opens as the third independent institution of higher education in the 桃瘾社区 System.

  • 桃瘾社区 System building after remodel

    2009: 桃瘾社区 System headquarters moves to Dallas

    桃瘾社区 System headquarters moves to 1901 Main Street in downtown Dallas.

  • Ribbon-cutting for 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law

    2009: 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law approved

    The State of Texas approves 桃瘾社区 Dallas College of Law and earmarks $5 million of the State鈥檚 2011-2012 budget for the law school.

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas Seal

    2009: 桃瘾社区 Dallas becomes stand-alone institution

    Gov. Rick Perry signs Senate Bill 629, allowing 桃瘾社区 Dallas to become a stand-alone institution.

  • 桃瘾社区 System building in downtown Dallas

    2008: 桃瘾社区 System acquires 1901 Main St.

    桃瘾社区 System acquires 1901 Main Street in downtown Dallas as an eight-story classroom and office facility.

  • 1900 Elm Lofts

    2006: 桃瘾社区 System acquires Majestic Lofts

    桃瘾社区 System acquires Majestic Lofts, located at 1900 Elm Street in downtown Dallas, next to the 桃瘾社区 System Headquarters building.

  • Chancellor Jackson

    2002: Judge Lee F. Jackson named Chancellor

    Dr. Al Hurley retires as 桃瘾社区 System Chancellor and the Board of Regents appoints Dallas County Judge Lee F. Jackson as Chancellor.

  • 桃瘾社区 Dallas land before construction

    2001: 桃瘾社区 System acquires land for 桃瘾社区 Dallas campus

    桃瘾社区 System acquires 202 acres of attractive, undeveloped land between Camp Wisdom Road and I-20 to be the permanent campus of 桃瘾社区 Dallas.

  • 2001 桃瘾社区 Dallas building entrance

    2001: SB 576 approves creation of 桃瘾社区 Dallas

    Gov. Rick Perry signs Senate Bill 576, formally approving the creation of an independent University of North Texas at Dallas.

  • 桃瘾社区 System Seal

    2001: Formal 桃瘾社区 System status takes effect

    Formal 桃瘾社区 System status takes effect on January 1 with System offices headquartered on 桃瘾社区 campus in Denton.

  • Dr. Norval Pohl

    2000: 桃瘾社区 announces Norval Pohl as President

    Board of Regents appoint Dr. Norval Pohl as President of 桃瘾社区, while Dr. Hurley becomes the 桃瘾社区 System's first full-time Chancellor.

  • 2000 Dallas Morning News

    2000: Chancellor and 桃瘾社区 President positions separated

    Board of Regents separate Chancellor and 桃瘾社区 President positions.

  • 桃瘾社区 System plaque

    1999: 桃瘾社区 System created

    Senate Bill 751 passes to formally create the 桃瘾社区.

  • TCOM Building

    1993: 桃瘾社区 Health Science Center is formed

    TCOM is renamed the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth.

  • The North Texas Daily front page

    1988: North Texas State renamed

    North Texas State University is renamed the University of North Texas.

  • Dr. Al Hurley

    1982: Dr. Hurley named Chancellor and President

    Board of Regents appoints Dr. Al Hurley as Chancellor and President of North Texas State University System and Chancellor of TCOM.

  • TCOM under North Texas State

    1975: TCOM under North Texas State

    Senate Bill 216 placed the then-private TCOM under the oversight of the North Texas State University Board of Regents, making it a state-supported medical school and the second public institution in the 桃瘾社区 System.

  • TCOM ground-breaking

    1970: TCOM founded

    Private Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (TCOM) is founded by doctors in Fort Worth, laying the foundation for what will later become the University of North Texas Health & Science Center.

  • NTSU cheerleader

    1961: North Texas State College renamed

    North Texas State College is renamed North Texas State University.

  • North Texas State College awards first doctoral degrees

    1963: First doctoral degrees awarded

    North Texas State College awards first doctoral degrees

  • Blank Image

    1949: North Texas State Teachers College renamed

    North Texas State Teachers College is renamed to North Texas State College.

  • Jazz Studies

    1946: First "Jazz Studies" degree established

    North Texas State Teachers College establishes first "Jazz Studies" degree in the nation.

  • Audience in Administration Building 1926

    1923: North Texas State Normal College renamed

    North Texas State Normal College is renamed North Texas State Teachers College.

  • Intercollegiate football at North Texas State Normal College

    1913: Intercollegiate football begins

    Intercollegiate football begins at North Texas State Normal College.

  • 1913 Walking students at North Texas State Normal College

    1913: Enrollment surpasses 1,000

    Enrollment at North Texas State Normal College surpasses 1,000.

  • 1901-1906 Joel Sutton Kendall

    1901-1906: Joel Sutton Kendall, first President of North Texas Normal College

    J.S. Kendall (1849-1906) became the first principal (the title "president" was not extended to the heads of Texas teachers' colleges until about 1910) of North Texas Normal College. He pressed for increased state funding for the construction of new facilities and the repair of existing facilities on the 10-acre campus.

  • NTSN College

    1901: North Texas Normal College renamed

    North Texas Normal College is renamed North Texas State Normal College.

  • 1899 North Texas Normal College graduating class

    1899: Legislation for state college status

    Legislation is signed to make North Texas Normal College a state college.

  • Teacher's Training Institute

    1894: Teachers' Training Institute renamed

    Texas Normal College and Teachers' Training Institute is renamed North Texas Normal College.

  • Joshua C. Chilton

    1890: 桃瘾社区 founded

    桃瘾社区 is founded as Texas Normal College and Teacher Training Institute by President Joshua C. Chilton.

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