Student awarded library association scholarship
The American Library Association named University of North Texas master’s student Tommy Vinh Bui a 2015 Spectrum Scholar.
With the scholarship, Vui will receive $5,000 toward his education plus pre-professional development opportunities like career placement and leadership training.
Bui is part of the Greater Los Angeles Cohort of the College of Information, which means he takes classes online and at schools in California.
He is scheduled to graduate by 2016.
Student set to attend international conference
An international conference for those who plan global meetings and events will have a UNT student in attendence thanks to a Wyndham Worldwide scholarship.
Allie Salgueiro, a senior hospitality and tourism management major, will attend the 2015 World Education Congress in San Francisco next month.
The conference is put on by Meeting Professionals International, a professional organization with more than 18,000 members.