University of North Texas College of Engineering Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering Professor Sheldon Shi and Associate Professor Haifeng Zhang have received a $482,905 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture to develop a high-temperature sensor that will aid in biofuel research.
The Department of Educational Psychology’s Darrell Hull will travel to Jamaica to research “unattached” youth
Students who graduate from the University of North Texas soar higher, and this year UNT reached new heights in serving the students of Texas by:
The Murphy Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of North Texas is collaborating with the Denton community to launch a new investment group in North Texas.
The University of North Texas’ International office is helping students and alumni earn a spot in one of the world’s most prestigious cultural exchanges, the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
Calcium may trigger certain cancers in African Americans
The Health and Medicine Division of the National Academy of Sciences has long recommended that adults consume at least 1,000 milligrams of calcium daily, and women age 50 and older should consume even more. What’s great advice for Americans with European ethnicity, however, may not be great advice for Americans with West African ancestry. That demographic has high susceptibility to certain cancers when exposed to America’s calcium-rich, dairy food culture, according to UNT History Professor Constance Hilliard, researcher in evolutionary African history.