Philanthropic Support Helps Engineering Students Focus on Academics

January 2013

Since 2010, Research In Motion (RIM), best known for revolutionizing wireless communication with the introduction of the BlackBerry, has provided UNT's College of Engineering with funding to support undergraduate and graduate scholarships and research projects. Jennifer Williams is a...

National Science Foundation Grant to Provide Scholarships for Doctoral Students

January 2013

A nearly $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation will provide scholarships for doctoral students to study cyber security and information assurance in UNT’s College of Engineering, College of Business and College of Information. The new program builds on UNT’s leadership as one of only...

UNT Holds First Ceremony to Induct Students into the Order of the Engineer

January 2013

The University of North Texas hosted its first Order of the Engineer ring ceremony on Dec. 8, 2012, joining a growing number of institutions and engineering societies offering an opportunity to join this prestigious organization. The ceremony is the public induction of candidates into the Order of...

UNT Researcher Receives NSF Grant

December 2012

Gayatri Mehta, an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, has received a nearly $500,000 National Science Foundation grant to continue research on how human intuition can help engineers find ways to design smaller electronic devices that use less battery power. Mehta and a...