Posts Tagged ‘UNT-Dallas’

UNT Dallas, Toyota, DART Launch Mobility Initiative to Combat Food Deserts in Southern Dallas

Posted by Alex Edwards

When UNT Dallas students learned that Dallas County was 20.6 percent food insecureand that some grocery stores in the area didn’t offer fresh fruits and vegetablesthey decided they had to do something about it.

In collaboration …

NASA Engineer Lesa Roe Bringing Pioneering Spirit to UNT System

Posted by Heather Noel

One thing NASA veteran Lesa Roe has learned six months into her role as the first female chancellor of the University of North Texas System — higher education is not all that different from working for America’s space agency.  

“Quite …

Changing the Narrative Through Education

Posted by Lesa Roe

University of North Texas Dallas Innovates Silver SponsorWhen it comes to my career, the foundation and bulk of my professional experience has been built on space and aeronautics. My three decades with NASA were truly amazing — I became the first woman director of NASA Langley Research …

The DEC Receives $600K Grant for Southern Dallas Expansion

Posted by Heather Noel

The Dallas Entrepreneur Center is another step closer to realizing its expansion plans for southern Dallas with a recent investment from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration.

The $600,000 grant from the regional EDA office in Austin will

CEOS Sharing Entrepreneurial Journeys With South Dallas High School Students

Posted by Dave Montgomery

Nearly 50 male high school students from across southern Dallas are gathering this week at the University of North Texas at Dallas for five days of intensive training and mentoring designed to help mold them into tomorrow’s business leaders.

Known …

T.D. Jakes, UNT Dallas Team for MegaFest Student Pitch Contest

Posted by Chloe Bennett

The new [email protected] entrepreneurial pitch competition for students in grades six through 12 gives them a chance to be their own boss and possibly win some of $50,000 in prize money being awarded.

The competition was announced this week by …

UNT Dallas Launches Institute to Minimize Teacher Turnover Rate

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

The University of North Texas at Dallas recently launched The Emerging Teacher Institute in an effort to keep future teachers within the profession and equip them with skills to regulate their emotional health, according to The Dallas Morning News.…