Design Your World – STEM Conference for Girls Held at Discovery Park

July 2014

On March 29, girls in grades 6 through 12 conducted robotics and solar car experiments, learned to solve crimes, and met engineering professionals at the fourth annual Design Your World conference at the University of North Texas. The event is organized by the UNT Society...

CINVESTAV Saltillo Researchers Visit UNT College of Engineering, Explore Possible Research Collaborations

July 2014

Two researchers from the CINVESTAV (Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del Instituto Politécnico Nacional) Saltillo visited the UNT College of Engineering on June 23-24, 2014, to explore possible research collaborations. CINVESTAV is a Mexican non-governmental scientific research...

Drone Research at UNT Improves Communication after Disasters

June 2014

Days after returning from a White House presentation of their use of drones to create Internet hotspots and restore communication after a disaster, two University of North Texas faculty members are headed to the US Ignite Application Summit for a live demonstration of the project June 24 – 27 in...

Computers that Communicate: Natalie Parde and the Next Generation of Teachable Agents

June 2014

Natalie Parde and her Teachable-Agent. Photo by William Snyder First year graduate student Natalie Parde has become the third UNT College of Engineering student to earn a Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation to support her research into natural language processing and...