New York Times Column Mentions UNT Researcher's Project

January 2013

A New York Times column on computers and humor recognition mentions research by Rada Mihalcea, Associate Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, on computational models for humor recognition or generation. Read the NYT column on her work, "Making Computers Laugh:...

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...