Black Alumni Network

The University of North Texas Black Alumni Network (UNTBAN) is the first culturally-based affinity chapter of UNT Alumni Association.

The purpose of the Black Alumni Network is to promote and facilitate the engagement of Black alumni, students and friends of UNT with the UNT-BAN, the UNTAA and the University of North Texas, all persons who have matriculated through the University of North Texas or its predecessor colleges are alumni. Friends of UNT include individuals who have served as members of the faculty or staff of UNT, individuals who have served as members of affiliated boards, and any individual with an interest in the well-being of the university.

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UNT Black Alumni Network Bylaws

Homecoming Event Details [**Registration Required Below**]

  • Friday, November 1, 2019
    • 5:00-7:00 p.m. – BAN Happy Hour – Location TBA
    • 7:30-9:30 p.m. – Homecoming Bonfire – Alumni Pavilion
  • Saturday, November 2, 2019
    • 9:30-10:30 a.m. – BAN Annual Meeting – Union Room TBA
    • 10:00-11:00 a.m. – Homecoming Parade – MAP TBA
    • **11:00-2:30 p.m. – BAN Tailgate – Apogee Stadium Location TBA
    • **2:30-6:30 p.m. – Homecoming Football Game vs. UTEP – Apogee Stadium
    • **9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. – Homecoming After Party – Union Ballroom 314

Executive Committee:

  • President – Casey Thomas
  • Vice President – Nathaniel Hickman
  • Secretary – Patricia Williams
  • Ex Officio Member – Daniel Suda, UNT Alumni Association Director of Affinity Alumni Programming 

Steering Committee:

  • Treasurer – Gilbert Gerst
  • Membership Committee Chairperson – Benjamin Jackson
  • Events & Activities Committee Chairperson – Tiesa Leggett
  • Student Relations Committee Chairperson – Angie Ransome-Jones
  • Communications Committee Chairperson – Larry Bailey
  • History & Recognition Committee Chairperson* – Eleasia Watts-Lewis

If you’re interested in joining the Black Alumni Network steering committee, email [email protected].