Winners Announced in Student Competition on Cold-Formed Steel Design

September 2011

The inaugural Student Competition on Cold-Formed Steel Design received a total of 78 entries from 9 universities in the United States, Canada, China, Turkey, and Australia. The purpose of the competition is to promote higher education in cold-formed steel structural design and to encourage students...

Summer Engineering Research Program Enhances DFW Teachers’ Skills

September 2011

Nine North Texas teachers had the opportunity to develop novel lesson plans based on research they conducted at the University of North Texas this summer. These teachers participated in the University of North Texas' Research Experiences for Teachers in Sensor Networks program, which is designed to...

Texas Governor’s School Receives Tech Titan Nomination

August 2011

The Texas Governor’s School at the University of North Texas (UNT) has been chosen as a finalist for the Tech Titan of the Future-University Level award, which recognizes higher education institutions that encourage students to choose engineering and technology-related disciplines. The purpose of...

UNT alumnus pledges largest gift in university history

August 2011

The University of North Texas today announced the largest gift in the history of UNT with a pledge of $22 million from entrepreneur and alumnus Charn Uswachoke. The pledged gift focuses on enhancing UNT's already outstanding student experience while elevating UNT's prominence in...