UNT partnership helping to expand support for families dealing with autism

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-03-23 09:55

<p>The <a href="https://www.unt.edu/">University of North Texas</a>’ <a href="https://autism.unt.edu/">Kristin Farmer Autism Center</a> (KFAC) and the <a href="http://hippy.unt.edu/">Texas Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters</a> (HIPPY) are offering families who have a child with autism spectrum disorder help.</p>

UNT explores latest trends in technology at Digital Fabrication Symposium

Submitted by wdc on Thu, 2017-03-23 08:19

<p>A University of North Texas symposium will explore one of the latest trends in technology – digital fabrication. The symposium, which will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 21 at Willis Library, includes panels and presentations, a morning professional development workshop for educators and a keynote speech by new media artist Laura Splan. </p>

Google, SapientNitro execs to discuss retail virtual reality at UNT talk

Submitted by wdc on Wed, 2017-03-22 13:28

<p>How are virtual and augmented reality technologies transforming the way people shop? Retail and technology gurus from Google and SapientNitro, a marketing and consulting firm, join experts at the University of North Texas Consumer Experience Symposium for a discussion on these latest retailing technologies. </p>

Guest lecturer at University of North Texas to discuss Syria crisis, other Middle East nations

Submitted by wdc on Wed, 2017-03-22 09:20

<p>Daniel Agranov has served in Israel's Ministrry of Foreign Affairs since 2008 and is currently assigned to the Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest United States, which is located in Houston.</p>
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UNT professors, students and alumni win at media arts festival

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2017-03-21 09:33

<p>Two students, four former students and two faculty members from the <a href="https://www.unt.edu/">University of North Texas</a>’ <a href="http://mediaarts.unt.edu/">Department of Media Arts</a> won awards from the <a href="https://beaweb.org/festival/">Broadcast Education Association’s Festival of Media Arts</a>.</p>

UNT student is first to complete 3D image chemical mapping of seed important in genetic research

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2017-03-21 09:27

<p>Arabidopsis thaliana is a seed so tiny that it can fit into Abraham Lincoln’s eye on a penny. Its small size, rapid life cycle and ability to produce thousands of seeds make this plant perfect for research. Now scientists who use it for studies have a new advantage.</p>