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[Centennial Celebration play]

Description: Video footage of a play on the square in Denton, Texas commemorating the founding of the Texas Normal College and Teacher Training Institute which has since become the University of North Texas.
Date: September 15, 1990
Creator: Center for Media Production

[Centennial Extravaganza]

Description: Video footage of the University of North Texas Centennial Extravaganza held at Fouts Field in Denton, Texas. The event was hosted by Phyllis George and Bud Palmer and was comprised of musical and dance numbers by over two thousand students.
Date: October 18, 1990
Creator: Center for Media Production

[Earth day]

Description: Video footage of the University of North Texas campus celebrating Earth Day at the Environmental Sciences building on campus.
Date: April 22, 2000
Creator: Center for Media Production

[Fifty years of unions]

Description: Video footage of the 50 Years of Unions celebration at the Univeristy of North Texas as well as interviews with alumni of the school regarding their memories of Floyd "'fessor" Graham.
Date: March 2, 1998
Creator: Center for Media Production

[Forever Green centennial celebration(Part 1)]

Description: Video footage of the 1989 University of North Texas Centennial Celebration, Forever Green. The musical tells the history of the University of North Texas. Denton satirist, Donna Trammell, took popular melodies and put words about the school and town to them. The show was performed by current students, alumni, and many other townsfolk including then Denton mayor, Bob Castleberry. This is the first half of the production up to the intermission.
Date: November 30, 1989
Creator: Center for Media Production

[Forever Green centennial celebration(Part 2)]

Description: Video footage of the 1989 University of North Texas Centennial Celebration, Forever Green. The musical tells the history of the University of North Texas. Denton satirist, Donna Trammell, took popular melodies and put words about the school and town to them. The show was performed by current students, alumni, and many other townsfolk including then Denton mayor, Bob Castleberry. This is the second half of the production from intermission to the end.
Date: November 30, 1989
Creator: Center for Media Production

[Fry street]

Description: Video footage of Fry Street and an interview with Dr. Suzanne LaBrecque about admissions and student expectations at the University of North Texas.
Date: August 8, 1994
Creator: Center for Media Production
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The Inauguration of Norval F. Pohl, Ph.D.

Description: Video recording of the inauguration ceremony for Norval F. Pohl, the 13th President of UNT (2000 - 2006), held in the UNT Coliseum on Friday, May 4, 2001 at 3:00 PM. The video opens with a silent flag processional, which leads into the procession of honor society delegates, faculty and staff to live musical accompaniment. The music heard during the procession was composed by Dr. Dennis Fisher, a College of Music professor. Music professor Lynn Eustace performs the national anthem, Eagle Ambassador Drew Wilborn offers the invocation and Chancellor Alfred F. Hurley serves as master of ceremonies, introducing the speakers. A performance of the finale of Beethoven's 9th Symphony by the UNT Symphony Orchestra and UNT Grand Chorus is featured halfway through the ceremony. After the musical performance, the investiture ceremony, where Pohl receives the UNT medallion, is conducted. Provost Dr. David Kesterson presents Dr. Pohl with the ceremonial mace and explains the symbolic significance of the UNT presidential mace. Then, Dr. Pohl speaks to express his gratitude and share his vision. After Dr. Pohl speaks, Dr. Hurley asks those in attendance to rise and sing UNT's alma mater, "Glory to the Green," led by UNT's Grand Chorus. A recessional concludes the ceremony.
Date: May 4, 2001
Creator: Center for Media Production

[International week]

Description: Video footage of International Week on the campus of the University of North Texas. The video shows processions of African musicians and dancers, vendors, and students sampling food from different cultures.
Date: April 2, 2001
Creator: Center for Media Production

[Jesús Moroles Interview]

Description: Interview with sculptor and UNT alum Jesús Moroles for UNT's 1996 capital campaign. Moroles discusses his experience as a student at UNT as well as his career as an artist, including the addition of his work to the White House sculpture garden.
Date: June 19, 1996
Creator: University of North Texas Center for Media Production