Cutting Edge Youth Summit Continues to Help Youth Leaders Succeed

On Saturday, April 10, 2021, The Action Research Center hosted the annual Cutting Edge Youth Summit. The legendary event celebrates over 12 years of building youth leaders. This year, student leaders from many regions of the United States connected for the virtual Cutting Edge Youth Summit. Students and parents attended from Texas, South Carolina, New [...]

2021-04-14T20:00:53+00:00 April 14th, 2021|

Bentley Siner

Bentley Siner is currently pursuing a BBA in Finance and a B.A. in Markets & Culture at SMU, and she is intending to graduate in May of 2023. Bentley is a member of several scholarship programs at SMU: Distinguished Scholars, Leadership Scholars, International Baccalaureate Scholars, Cox Business Direct Admission, and Hilltop Scholars. Bentley is involved [...]

2021-02-09T19:28:39+00:00 February 3rd, 2021|

Dr. Candice Bledsoe, Social Enterprise 2021 Cohort Intrapreneur

Dr. Candice L. Bledsoe joins the Social Enterprise 2021 Cohort as an Intrapreneur. Her work helps to develop youth as change agents and young entrepreneurs. The Young Social Innovators & Young Social Entrepreneurs Program helps to amplify the voices of young people and create a platform to help them make a social impact in their communities. Dr. Bledsoe [...]

2021-01-11T15:01:41+00:00 January 7th, 2021|

End of Semester Reflection Fall 2020

Whether delving into sustainable food systems, researching methods of converting waste to energy, or examining the crossroads of 3-D printing and biodegradable plastics, the Hunt Institute is constantly buzzing with solutions to bolster the resilience of the world around us. Even in this challenge-filled semester, several projects in the Institute made great strides toward this [...]

2021-03-19T19:53:20+00:00 December 8th, 2020|