Student Recognition

UNT students travel to Mexico for language immersion and cultural acquisition

Wed, Jul 23, 2008

DENTON (UNT), Texas -- Ten students from the University of North Texas' principal certification program will depart for Cuernavaca, Mexico, on July 25 (Friday), to participate in a language immersion and cultural acquisition program at the Universidad Internacional.

The university's rigorous certification program, which puts a strong emphasis on bilingualism and multiculturalism, is funded by a $400,000 grant from the Educational Leadership Initiative of the Texas High School Project. The Educational Leadership Initiative is jointly funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Wallace Foundation, and is...