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Action is key to Gates

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on Jay Rodney Gates, the Dallas Museum of Art art director who has just sold his house in Seattle and has purchased a new home in Dallas to begin his job at the museum. His first priority is to get the Hamon building open, quoting "You only get to do it once."
Date: August 1, 1993
Creator: Kutner, Janet

Adults who color show their creativity

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on coloring and adults who color as a small muscle control exercise or just for fun pastime. Tracy Moran, a crayola spokeswoman said, "Coloring isn't just for kids anymore." Dr. William McCarter, art professor at the University of North Texas says, "the use of crayons as an adult medium isn't new." The number of adults using crayons is part of a trend on being involved in some form of self-expression.
Date: July 3, 1995
Creator: The Dallas Morning News

Amon Carter director resigns after 15 years

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on Jan Muhlert, former director of the Amon Carter Museum of fifteen years, resigning for personal reasons. Muhlert said that it was time to step back, to catch up on reading, writing and to travel. Board president Ruth Carter Stevenson praised Muhlert contributions to the museum.
Date: [1995..]
Creator: Kutner, Janet

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

Annenberg Foundation challange grant sends $1.43 million to UNT arts education group

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, one of the six recipients nationally of a $4.3 million challenge grant announced by the Annenberg Foundation. The grant goal is to reform public schools using a bold program of arts education. The grant will provide $1.43 million for UNT"s North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to demonstrate how education in the arts can improve students.
Date: June 1996
Creator: LeMay, Nancy Cochran

[The Annenberg Foundation grants to arts education]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an snippet in the left side on the Annenberg Foundation, a foundation based in St. Davis, Pennsylvania, has announced their latest series of grants towards arts education. A $4.3 million challenge grant to six regional institutes to show how the arts can boost student academic achievements.
Date: May 22, 1996
Creator: Across The Nation

Annual Reports of Foundations

Description: A newsletter clipping, with details on the DeWitt Wallace-Redaer's Digest Fund. The purpose of the support fund is the improvement of elementary and secondary schools, encouraging school and community collaborations, and the professional development of educators. Another clipping is attached to the first on, "Principals As Staff Developers," John Macrostie states that inservice education can no longer consist of irregular episodic workshops but must be continuous.
Date: June 28, 1994
Creator: The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Anson Jones. Obituary. 1858

Description: Obituary of the last president of the Republic of Texas includes biography. Newspaper clipping is from the University of North Texas Archives.
Date: January 1, 1858

Area art awakening becomes elementary

Description: A newspaper clipping, published by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, features an article with the headline, "Area art awakening becomes elementary," by Yamil Berard. Educators say the art and humanities exposure will enrich the academic experience and help students become more articulate. Elementary schools across the metroplex have been selected to share in a five-year, $15 million grant for intensive art programs. As part of the grant the metroplex schools will be teamed with an art professor from the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts at the University of North Texas. This clipping was faxed to William McCarter and Suzanne Killeen from Jack Davis.
Date: March 19, 1997
Creator: Berard, Yamil

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

Art Award at Eastern Hills Elementary

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on students at Eastern Hills Elementary. Jason Ryan, a student at Eastern Hill, won first place in the Crayola Dream Maker's Art Show. His picture was voted best-of-show by faculty members, selected from around six hundred students artwork and writings. Ryan's artwork was shown at the Fort Worth Museum of Modern Art before being sent to Austin where it ill be exhibited at the State Capitol for six months.
Date: August 31, 1995
Creator: Greater Meadowbrook Shopping News

Art council names new directors

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the Greater Denton Arts Council unanimously naming Janet Harreld, an administrator of Indiana chamber music association, as its new executive director. Ms. Harreld hopes to expand arts-in-education programs and events that will draw the interest of people who normally don't patronize galleries or performance halls.
Date: April 6, 1994
Creator: Lennerts, Tim

[Art Education, Newspaper clippings]

Description: Two newspaper clippings from the Denton Record-Chronicle, the first clipping is a snippet about the University of North Texas, College of Visual Arts with Jack Davis, Dean of the college. The snippet shows a photograph of the college building, a map of where the building is located on campus and a photograph of Dean Davis. The second newspaper clipping features an article, "Students combine art, academics," where students work on art education projects developed by UNT faculty.
Date: October 30, 1994
Creator: Denton Record-Chronile

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

[Art grant]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts receiving a grant to establish a new art specialty program. The Getty center for Education awarded the institute $62,5000 to establish a National Center for Art Museum / School Collaborations. The center will focus on establishing collaborative programs between art museums, public schools and universities. Nancy Berry, assistant professor of Art History and Art Education at UNT has been named director of the new center.
Date: January 15, 1995
Creator: Washington, April

Art group receives new grant

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the Edward and Betty Marcus foundation granting $225,000 award to North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts at the University of North Texas. The rest of the article goes into details of how the grant money will be divided and the goals of the institute.
Date: June 11, 1992
Creator: The Post-Signal

[Art group receives new grant]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article writing about the Edward and Betty Marcus foundation awarding a three-year grant of $225,000 to North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts at the University of North Texas. The purpose of NTIEVA is to establish discipline-based art education in public schools to teach children to talk about art critically as founded by Jack Davis and William McCarter, co-directors.
Date: June 11, 1992
Creator: The Post-Signal

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

Art is an essential element of education

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on how art is an essential element of education. Jay Gates, the director of the Dallas Museum of Art is contributing in a collaborative project to build art education computer software for schoolchildren. The collaborative effort is a funded project by the Edward and Betty Marcus foundation where the Dallas Museum of Art will be working with the University of North Texas to develop this program.
Date: November 4, 1996
Creator: Cullum, Lee

[The Art of Teaching]

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article about the Pilot Point and Denton independent school districts being two in the state of Texas to be selected for the implementation of Discipline-based art education or DBAE. The five-year program, is part of the reform movement in the art world in which four basic art disciplines are integrated, art history, art criticism, art production and aesthetics. Another article features is "Denton school participates in art program," which describes the success of the children learning with the discipline art program.
Date: December 28, 1990
Creator: Denton Record-Chronicle

[Art opens doors to different cultures]

Description: A newspaper clipping of a quotation by Dr. William McCarter, professor art at the University of North Texas. "Art opens doors to different cultures and varieties of value systems that exist around the world."
Date: June 1995
Creator: Fort Worth Star-Telegram

[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