Anam Bakali, a senior photojournalism and interdisciplinary art and design studies major, earned a highly prestigious Critical Language Scholarship from the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs to study Arabic in Tunisia this summer.
UNT was ranked among the top 50 institutions for hosting international students in the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors 2011 report. About 2,500 international students attend UNT and represent 140 countries.
Analyzing the past earned Jonathan Dombrosky, a senior anthropology major and Honors College student, the Society of Ethnobiology’s 2012 Undergraduate Ethnobiologist Award, which came with a one-year membership to the society and travel funds to attend the organization’s annual conference at the Denver Botanic Gardens in April.
Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science seniors Favyen Bastani and Amanda Quay were named 2012 Barry M. Goldwater Scholars, and Mitchell Powell was among seven Texas students to receive honorable mention in the prestigious scholarship competition for students planning careers in mathematics, science and engineering.
Alejandro Garrido, an English and social sciences senior, received a $2,500 scholarship from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, considered the premier national scholarship agency serving Hispanic students.