UNT’s Department of Computer Science & Engineering — Dedicated to Making Strides in Computing & Laying Foundations for Tomorrow's IT Pros

STEM subjects are among the fastest growing fields of study — and for good reason. Not only do science, technology, engineering, and math offer promising careers, but the innovations wrought from research and experimentation also benefit people and organizations around the globe. As one of the US’s major public research institutions, the University of North Texas (UNT) has long been committed to contributing to the world’s scientific knowledge base.

Several major breakthroughs have been made by UNT in recent years, such as 2016’s ...

Four UNT TAMS students named regional finalists in 2017 Siemens Competition

Thu, Nov 9, 2017 - 12:08pm

DENTON (UNT), Texas — Four students at University of North Texas’ Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science are among 101 high school students in the nation named regional finalists in the 2017 Siemens Competition in Math, Science and Technology.

TAMS tied with Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Virginia, in having the most regional semifinalists in the nation. In addition, 15 TAMS students were named regional semifinalists in this year’s competition, with TAMS having the...