Tuesday, April 30, 2013
UNT hosts cold formed steel competition for third year
Monday, April 22, 2013
Biology Chair Sam Atkinson named to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Environmental Advisory Board
Monday, April 22, 2013
Students to present original research at Texas Undergraduate Research Day
DENTON (UNT), Texas — As soon as he received his acceptance letter to the Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science at the University of North Texas, David Hao began searching for a UNT faculty member who would allow him to work in his or her research laboratory for the summer, before he even began classes as a TAMS student. TAMS is a two-year residential program at UNT that allows talented students to complete their freshman and sophomore years of college by taking UNT classes, and earn their high school diplomas at the same time.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Biology assistant professor named an American Society for Microbiology Distinguished Lecturer
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Two TAMS students named 2013 Goldwater Scholars
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
UNT students win NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Two University of North Texas undergraduate students have received National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, which are given to students who plan to earn research-focused master’s and doctoral degrees in science, social science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.
Katherine Lester, a senior geography major, and Daniel Munro, a senior biology major and Honors College student, will receive stipends of $30,000 each year for...
Thursday, April 4, 2013
UNT Astronomy hosts planetarium, observatory open house
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- UNT Astronomy is hosting an open house event beginning at 5 p.m. on April 6 (Saturday), that will include a premiere of the UNT Sky Theater Planetarium’s new summer show “Dawn of the Space Age,” a visit to the UNT Rafes Urban Astronomy Center for safe sun, comet and night sky viewing, as well as a telescope giveaway.
“Dawn of the Space Age” recaps historic space milestones including the launch of the first...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
UNT to install advanced radar system providing improved severe weather data and storm warnings
What:Installation of the Collaborative Adaptive Sensing of the Atmosphere (CASA) radar
When: April 11 (Thursday), a crane will lift the CASA radar in place between 2 and 3 p.m. – weather permitting
Where: UNT’s Discovery Park campus, located at 3940 N. Elm St. in Denton
Contact: Leslie Wimmer at Leslie.Wimmer@unt.edu or 940-565-4835
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
UNT student earns national research placement
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- Irán Román, an undergraduate student from Uriangato, Mexico, in the UNT-Howard Hughes Medical Center Undergraduate Researchers Program, has earned a placement in the Stanford Summer Research Program at Stanford University in California.
"The grant represents a unique opportunity that will define and solidify my future career decisions,” said Román. “By working with Professor Tim Stearns at Stanford University, I will get to meet people and experience the working environment of a lab with a world-class researcher...
Thursday, March 21, 2013
UNT joins research team studying grape seed extract’s impact on Alzheimer’s disease