Denton parents can build volcanoes and simulate lunar eclipses after school or on weekends with their children, thanks to science experiment boxes now available at Denton Public Library locations.
Justin Zhong, a second-year student in the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at UNT, has been named a semifinalist in the 2014 Intel Science Talent Search.
Two students from the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at UNT were named regional finalists in the 2013 Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology. Regional finalists each win $1,000 scholarships.
Richard Sinclair is set to speak at the Global Human Resources Forum 2013 in Seoul, Korea, about his experience as the leader of TAMS, which event organizers consider one of the "world's best high school programs."
The event showcases the research projects of undergraduate students at Texas colleges and universities to legislators, with up to 60 students giving poster presentations. While most of the colleges and universities are requested to send one student, those that have been classified as emerging research universities, including UNT, will send two students.
Two students from the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at UNT have been named 2013 Barry M. Goldwater Scholars.
The three TAMS students will be semifinalists in the 2013 Intel Science Talent Search. The Intel Science Talent Search is the nation’s oldest and most prestigious pre-college science competition.
Flora Yan of Plano, a student at the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at UNT, was named as one of the top students in the country at the World Food Prize Global Youth Institute.
Eleven students who are attending the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at UNT were named either semifinalists or regional finalists in the 2012 Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology.
Kurtis Carsch, named one of 40 finalists, will present his work on developing a way to more efficiently convert methane gas into methanol, in Washington, D.C., March 8 through 13.