Texas BEST Robotics Competition Brings Statewide Teams of Students to UNT

November 2010

On Nov. 19 and 20, students from across Texas and New Mexico will gather at the University of North Texas (UNT) to compete in Texas BEST, the BEST Robotics, Inc. regional robotics championship for high schools and middle schools. For the third year, UNT is hosting the event, which allows the...

College of Engineering Advisory Board Updated on College Progress at Meeting

November 2010

Student explains his research to UNT College of Engineering Advisory Board members. The College of Engineering Advisory Board met Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, to cover several critical issues and concerns. Members received Dean Costas Tsatsoulis latest State of the College of Engineering report....

UNT National Gaming Day Event Features Computer Science and Engineering Interim Chair, Alumni

November 2010

Harold Myles (LARC Alumnus #45) and Chris Bream (LARC Alumnus #12) discuss how to start a career in the gaming industry. Dr. Ian Parberry, Interim Chair of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, gave a presentation on game programming education and research at UNT, one of the...

Students Bring Competitive Spirit to Robotics Competition at UNT

November 2010

BEST founders Ted Mahler and Steve Marum congratulate a member of the BCTAL team. Bringing their robots, construction supplies, supporters and teamwork, more than 1,200 students from across Texas and New Mexico converged upon the University of North Texas on Nov. 19-20 to test their robotics...