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UNT researchers make discovery that could revolutionize the future of materials science engineering

Submitted by wdc on Mon, 2018-01-08 14:18

<p>Researchers in the University of North Texas College of Engineering’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering have found a way to create an ultralight, highly heat-resistant, magnesium-based material by engineering bonds at an atomic level. Their research has been published in the “Nature Communications” journal.</p>

UNT Speech and Hearing Center offering scholarships for spring semester children's reading clinic

Submitted by wdc on Fri, 2018-01-05 13:11

<p><span style="color:#000000;">The scholarships, provided by the center through an award by the DFW Scottish Rite Association, each total up to $1,000 per semester and will provide full or partial support for one-on-one clinical instruction for children and other therapy services.</span></p>
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National Medal of Arts-winning playwright Moisés Kaufman to serve as UNT artist-in-residence

Submitted by wdc on Wed, 2017-12-20 09:54

<p>Award-winning playwright and director Moisés Kaufman will serve as 2017-18 artist-in-residence for the Institute for the Advancement of the Arts at the University of North Texas, bringing in the collaborative process that he created for such plays as “The Laramie Project<em>.</em>”</p>

UNT, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay examine entrepreneurship in emerging economies in new conference

Submitted by wdc on Tue, 2017-12-19 08:57

<p>The University of North Texas and the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay are launching a new effort – the International Conference on Entrepreneurship and Family Business  – aimed at tackling challenges facing small and medium enterprises and family firms around the world. The event may be the first of its kind. </p>

Experimenting with music accelerates child development in UNT’s Early Childhood Music program

Submitted by wdc on Mon, 2017-12-18 15:14

<p>Studies have shown that the first five years of a child's life are fundamentally important to their growth and learning achievement. Nurturing musical development early maximizes children’s musical learning opportunities and provides them with the readiness needed for music instruction later in life. The University of North Texas College of Music's Early Childhood Music Program exposes young children – infants to age 5 – to a rich, music-filled environment.</p>