Speeches & Communications

State of the University

2020 State of the University

University of North Texas President Neal Smatresk delivered his seventh annual State of the University address in a virtual format Sept. 24, 2020 on the UNT YouTube channel. In addition to celebrating UNT's resiliency during higher education's most tumultuous year and highlighting those who made significant impacts in response to COVID-19, the president outlined UNT's plans and goals moving forward.

Messages to the UNT community

Fall 2020

Summer 2020

Spring 2020

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Conversation with Regent, Chancellor and President

UNT System Regent Laura Wright, Chancellor Lesa Roe and UNT President Neal Smatresk spoke with faculty and staff about becoming a "Best Place to Work" and how UNT System Shared Services can better serve the UNT campus during a town hall on Jan. 26, 2018.

Watch the video of UNT’s Conversation with Regent, Chancellor and President

Read a summary of UNT’s Conversation with Regent, Chancellor and President (PDF)

Frisco Town Hall — April 12, 2018

UNT President Neal Smatresk, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Jennifer Cowley, and New College at Frisco Dean Wesley Randall hosted a town hall and visioning session regarding UNT's future in Frisco on April 12, 2018.

Watch a recording of the Frisco town hall

President's Notes