Dustin Ruiz

Bachelors in Computer Science

Email: DustinRuiz@my.unt.edu

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“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard”

SHPE Position


About Me

I'm pursuing a Bachelor's in Computer Science at the University of North Texas. Currently, I'm in my third year, and I'm excited to learn more as I advance through my degree. I'm a leader in SHPE UNT as Webmaster, and also leading SHPEHackerz for this 2023-2024 school year.


  • Hometown - Mesquite, TX
  • First Generation Student
  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholar
  • Emerald Eagle Scholar at the University of North Texas
  • UNT President List for 2021-2022
  • UNT Dean's List for 2022-2023
  • Awarded ScholarSHPE GE Scholarship for 2022-2023
  • Awarded ScholarSHPE Undergrad Scholarship for 2023-2024


  • Programming - C++, C, HTML, CSS, Python, Java
  • Software - VSCode, Github, ReactNative

Current Career Interests

Web Developer, Software Developer, and anything software engineering related.

Future Goals

  • Secure an internship for the Summer of 2024
  • Attend two hackathons and complete two projects with SHPEHackerz
  • Be active in SHPE by participating in more events/socials
  • Be awarded President's List/Dean's List for 2023-2024