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[Advisory Committee Meeting agenda, February 2, 1993]

Description: Photocopy of the agenda from an NTIEVA Advisory Committee meeting. The document lists the date, location and time of the event and states that the subject is "Advocacy". The meeting is written to mainly consist of reports and discussions on art education topics.
Date: February 2, 1993
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Animation society comes to life at UNT

Description: A clipping from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, written by Carol Lewis, titled "Animation society comes to life at UNT." The article is written about Jeremy Roden, and his colleagues at the University of North Texas learned that they could not earn a degree in computer animation from the school and decided to form the Absolutely No Degree Computer Animation Society and begun practicing animation at the computers at the School of Visual Arts Building. This news clipping was sent to Russ Pensyl, and William McCarter from Jack Davis.
Date: February 14, 1998
Creator: Fort Worth Star-Telegram & Lewis, Carol
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Art as education: Reproductions of artwork go to classrooms

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation gifting almost $80,000 to North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to reproduce famous artwork that are shown in the Dallas and Fort Worth Museums. The money will go directly to producing twenty-five laminated, 18 x 24 foot poster reproductions and is part of the national movement to blend aesthetics, history, criticism and technique in the teaching of arts.
Date: February 26, 1993
Creator: Releford, Michelle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Art Festival attracts 100 educators to UNT

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article about the Multi-cultural art festival at the University of North Texas, with more than one-hundred art educators attending the festivities. The program featured lectures in the morning and in the afternoon focus on modern and contemporary art, the emphasis on art education is to correlate it with the academic curriculum to make education stronger.
Date: February 3, 1991
Creator: Releford, Michelle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Art instructors practice what they teach

Description: A newspaper clipping from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, written by staff writer, Robert Philpot, titled "Art instructors practice what they teach." The article is about educators who will be displaying their own works of art at the "1999 Teachers as Artists Exhibition." The exhibition is a join effort among the school district, the Fort Worth International Center and the Fort Worth Sister Cities International, with what hopes to be an annual event.
Date: February 10, 1991
Creator: Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Art project]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring a snippet on the Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation gifting almost $80,000 in grant money to North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts for the reproduction of artworks from the Dallas and Fort Worth museums. The prints will be used as educational tools in local schools.
Date: February 21, 1993
Creator: Denton Record-Chronicle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The arts: Children need studies that enrich

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the education within the public schools, with the arts in question. Children deprived of art are just as deficient in their education as those who are ignorant in math, science and history. Many administrative officials believe that arts and arts education are fluff and use their budgeting elsewhere. However, many organizations in Texas strive to highlight the importance of art and art education by conducting studies and research.
Date: February 12, 1993
Creator: Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Breadth Versus Depth

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on educators struggling to make good schools a reality for every student and the funders who get to decide if a program is worth the money or not. The main task is sending messages to the people to about what education should be and how to create better schools.
Date: February 8, 1995
Creator: Hampel, Robert L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Brent Wilson Texas Agenda

Description: A document on Brent Wilson's Texas Agenda, starting from Wednesday, February 26, 1992 and ending Sunday, March 1, 1992. In the agenda Wilson is meeting with a lot of educators at schools throughout the DFW area in relation to North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts.
Date: February 26, 1992
Creator: Wilson, Brent
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Brent Wilson Texas Agenda

Description: A document on Brent Wilson's Texas Agenda, starting from Wednesday, February 26, 1992 and ending Sunday, March 1, 1992. In the agenda Wilson is meeting with a lot of educators at schools throughout the DFW area in relation to North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts.
Date: February 26, 1992
Creator: Wilson, Brent
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Capturing the 1992 CARA

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article about Mary Lee Kendrick, producer and designer of the Community Arts Recognition Award, or CARA, for the Greater Denton Arts Council. On February 28, Kendrick will be receiving the 1992 CARA, for all of her community activities, taking home a copy of the bronze sculpture she helped designed. The remaining article goes into details about Kendrick and the type of community work she has done.
Date: February 2, 1992
Creator: Denton Record-Chronicle
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

City builds on education reputation

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on a collaboration between local universities, community colleges and Denton ISD which allows undergraduate students to teach at local schools yet the district is looking for even more opportunities to collaborate. Six local elementary schools and a high-school are working with the University of North Texas Center for Professional Development and Technology students to develop technology that provides advance education. Another collaborative effort involves North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, a two-week program that trains educators to incorporation art education into the daily curriculum.
Date: February 12, 1994
Creator: Cobler, Paula
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Corporate Philanthropy Report

Description: A corporate philanthropy report, from the desk of Jack Davis, William McCarter and the members of the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, as they researched foundations and charities to support their program. The scribbled note at the top reads, "NTIEVA Matching Funds. Contacts General." Below the note, under High-Tech Product Donations, there is a drawn arrow to the company CompuMentor and a scribbled note that reads RIG Directors. On the second page, The Arts / Kind Connection, is another drawn arrow to a scribbled note that also reads RIG directors.
Date: February 1993
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Denton Record-Chronicle article, February 2, 1992]

Description: An article written by Kit King for the Denton Record-Chronicle about Mary Lee Kendrick and her reception of the CARA award. The article covers her work in the Denton art scene and also with Hopewell Junction, New Yorks's Community Cultural Arts Center and pottery with Crafts Student League and the 92nd Street Y Pottery in New York.
Date: February 2, 1992
Creator: King, Kit
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

"Each One" series explores art education

Description: A newspaper clipping, written by Melanie Allison for Arts & Entertainment, titled "Each One" series explores art education, The article is about the "Each One Teach One" weekly series of cultural presentations by the Center for Cultural Diversity presented by Dr. William McCarter, who will speak about life of artist and art educator John Biggers. McCarter wants to make people aware of their culture and how the role of artists in the culture reflects time and place.
Date: February 18, 1998
Creator: Allison, Melaine
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation Awards $225,000 To North Texas Institute

Description: A news release in regards to the Edward and Betty Marcus Foundation awarding $225,000 in grants to the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts at the University of North Texas. The document goes into further details about the breakdown of the grant money and what it use is for.
Date: February 13, 1992
Creator: University of North Texas
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fax from William McCarter to Sheila Brown, February 24, 1992]

Description: A fax from William McCarter, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Sheila Brown, director of Prairie Visions, the Nebraska Institute. In reply to a fax from Brown to McCarter with an attachment from Mike Feduk and Braden Kuhlmen to the Satellite Educational Resources Consortium, Inc. The attachment is in regards to descriptors Feduk and Kuhlmen have provided to SERC, in regards to the teleconference between Nebraska and the North Texas Institute. McCarter's note reads, "Descriptors OK with Texas."
Date: February 24, 1992
Creator: McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Grants of $625,000 and $150,000 Benefit Institute For Educators On The Visual Arts

Description: A document with written details about the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts program and the grant money received for their cause. On 1989 the Getty Center awarded a grant of $625,000 to the newly formed North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, with the instruction that the grant had to be matched over a five-year period. Following that award, in 1990 the Amon Carter Foundation matched a major portion of the Getty grant with a gift of $150,000 to be paid out over three years. As part of the match, the UNT foundation has contributed $15,250 and the Crystelle Waggoner Trust has given $5000 towards their match goal.
Date: February 1991
Creator: University of North Texas
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Greater Denton Arts Council membership card and privileges]

Description: Photocopy of a membership card from the Greater Denton Arts Council followed by a small message from K. Michele Arevalo thanking members for supporting the group. Also included is a document listing the GDAC Organizational Members benefits, privileges, and policies. The card has a signature, the amount given: $35, and the date: Feb. 9, '93.
Date: February 9, 1993
Creator: Greater Denton Arts Council
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

High honors School of Visual Arts named among top schools in North America

Description: An article written by Thomas Dodson, staff writer for the North Texas Daily, titled "High honors School of Visual Arts named among top schools in North America." North Texas' School of Visual Arts was recognized as one of the top art education graduate programs in North America. The study was conduced by Stanford University and Florida State University, who studied the critiqued graduate level art education in the United States, out of 124 universities, NT was ranked at 13. Dr. Jack Davis, dean of the school of visual arts said that this exposes them nationally in the field of art.
Date: February 11, 1999
Creator: Dodson, Thomas
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[In House, February 1995]

Description: A newspaper clipping from In House published by the University of North Texas with detail information for upcoming art lectures and presentations. North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts members Nancy Walkup Reynolds and Nancy Berry are giving multiple presentations in November, 1995.
Date: February 1995
Creator: In House
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[In House UNT, February / March 1994]

Description: A page from the "In House" newsletter, published by the University of North Texas. This page details information of upcoming guest lecturers for professors and educators. Dr. William McCarter has been highlighted on the list, with his lecture "Correlations: Art and the TAAS Tests," along with a lecture with colleague Nancy Reynolds, "The Retablo and Beyond: A Cross-Cultural View." Reynold's name is also highlighted with her lectures, "Cultural Diversity: Integrating Multicultural Perspectives Through Art," and "The Evolution of the Shotgun House: From Haiti to Houston."
Date: [1994-02,1994-03]
Creator: In House
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections