On Friday, Sept. 14, the University of North Texas at Dallas School of Education hosted its "Encounter" event.
Spearheaded by Elizabeth Cheek, who is the Executive Director of the Emerging Teacher Institute on campus, this event highlighted and honored students, faculty, staff and alumni who have had an impact on the education advancement across the Dallas community.
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In the second episode of the Urban Advantage Podcast, UNT Dallas student, presidential scholar and entrepreneur TJ "The DJ" Vaughns joins as a special guest. Bullock and Campbell give their takes on Nike teaming up with Colin Kaepernick for its "Just Do It" campaign.
In some places in southern Dallas, it’s still difficult to come by a grocery store with fresh fruits and vegetables. While there has been progress, food insecurity in the area is well above the national average. It’s an issue that students from UNT Dallas, in collaboration with Toyota and DART, aim to tackle.
In the first episode of the Urban Advantage Podcast, co-hosts Benjamin Bullock and Greg Campbell welcome UNT Dallas President, Bob Mong, as the special guest. Bullock and Campbell also discussed the great Aretha Franklin and what she meant to society.
The Emerging Teacher Institute at University of North Texas at Dallas, in partnership with The Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation, awarded 10 Charles Butt Scholarships for Aspiring Teachers May 23. The students are among the Foundation’s 100 inaugural scholarship recipients.
The University of North Texas at Dallas, in conjunction with the Verizon Foundation, officially launched the Emerging Teacher Institute Science, Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) Fellows program Tuesday, May 24. Ten high school seniors were competitively selected to participate in the program from The School for Talented and Gifted at Townview Magnet School and Bishop Dunn High School.