Mean Green Athletes Help Out Around Denton
DENTON, Texas - North Texas freshmen student-athletes spent hours in the community this week helping make Denton a better place.
As a part of the University's freshman transition class, UCRS 1000, Mean Green student-athletes from the volleyball, basketball, soccer and football teams spent time helping out at the Salvation Army, Denia Recreation Center, local retirement homes and even a neighborhood church.
The class is a unique transition course designed to facilitate students' integration into the learning community of the University. The course enhances students' skills for academic success, develops students' understanding of university culture, increases students' understanding of self, and fosters students' educational engagement.