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We will host the “Secure Software Testing for Web and Mobile Applications” Research Experience for Undergraduates Site at University of North Texas this summer.    Accepted students will receive:

  • The opportunity to work on exciting research in the area of web testing.
  • $5,000 stipend for 10 weeks.
  • Housing
  • Some students will receive a travel stipend for moving expenses.
  • The opportunity to be part of program that has a strong emphasis on collaboration with other students (you won’t sit at a computer by yourself all day/every day)

More details and the application are available: http://www.cse.unt.edu/~reneebryce/Renee_Bryce/REU.html 
 
We will begin review of applications starting on Feb 1,  2017.

Robocamp is a summer robotics day camp that has been offered free of charge to middle and high school students by the CSE Department since 2005. Girls Robocamp, Boys Robocamp and Xbox Game Programming Camps have been presented in the past.

Grandparents University is a summer program offered through UNT's Center for Achievement and Lifelong Learning. This is a two day camp for ages 7-12 and a grandparent. Courses taught by the CSE Department have included "Computer Animation and Games" and "Robotics."

Big Thought is a Dallas-based non-profit organization that focuses on building partnerships to give all students equal access to learning opportunities. Their mission is "to make imagination a part of everyday learning." The CSE Department offers a program about Robots during Spring Break for middle school students in the Dallas area.

Convergence Technology Center is a National Science Foundation funded partnership which UNT has joined to promote the "convergence" of many community college programs with four year degree programs, such as CSE's BA in Information Technology. CSE faculty will take the lead in developing curriculum for mobile device applications development.

NACLO, North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad, holds a regional competition for high school students that is hosted by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. NACLO is an educational competition in Computational Linguistics, the science of designing computer algorithms to solve linguistic problems. It challenges students to develop strategies for tackling problems in real languages and formal symbolic systems. Check our Media Gallery for pictures of the competition.