Neal Smatresk: The TT Interview

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In the roughly six weeks that Neal Smatresk has served as president of the University of North Texas, he has encountered some notable challenges and has already made a distinctive mark on the institution.

On Thursday, the University of North Texas System regents approved his institution’s proposal for a unique approach to guaranteed tuition.

Because of a law passed in 2013, every public university must offer incoming students the option of a four-year, fixed-rate tuition starting this fall. Across the state, higher education system boards have been approving these new payment plans. But UNT’s optional plan, which it is calling ...

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