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Stress Free Zone offered Dec. 4-6

Stressed about finals?  Stop by the "Zone" to relax and unwind before finals week. A Stress Free Zone will be offered to help faculty, staff and students relax before finals week. The Stress Free Zone — which includes free snacks, giveaways, massages, pet therapy and other activities — is Dec. 4 in the East Union and Dec. 5-6 in the Nebraska Union. The events are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Continue reading…

'Healthy Holidays' sessions are Dec. 4 and 6

           A workshop Dec. 4 and 6 at Campus Rec Center will provide information on how to survive the holidays through mindful eating, physical activity and stress management. The "Healthy Holidays: An Interactive Experience" is 12:10 to 12:50 p.m. both days in the Rec Center, room 55. Continue reading…

Free Ice Skate Night is tonight, Dec. 2

   Students are invited to Free Ice Skate Night, 9:30 to 11:30 p.m. tonight at the Ice Box on Innovation Campus. Skating is free with a valid N-Card and $6 for general public and guests. Skates are available to rent for $3. Arrive early for this popular event as skates are first come, first serve. Continue reading…

Omicron Delta Kappa Application Now Available

ODKApplications for membership to Omicron Delta Kappa are now available online and in 118 Neihardt. ODK is a National Leadership Honors Society looking for students who excel in scholarship, athletics, community service, journalism, and creative arts. Applications are due Jan 11.

More details at: http://go.unl.edu/mio

UNL Clay Club winter sale Dec. 7-8

UNL Clay Club's winter ceramics sale is Dec. 7-8.The UNL Clay Club will host its annual Winter Ceramics Sale 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 8. The sale is held in Richards Hall, room 118. Works of ceramic art created by undergraduate students, graduate students and alumni will be sold. Continue reading…

Writing Center Bake Sale is Dec. 5

   The Andrews Writing Center is having a holiday bake sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 5 in the City Union and Andrews Hall. Tables will be set up to sell $1 homemade holiday goodies. Come support your university resources

'Free Fun Swim Night' is Dec. 7

  Campus Recreation is hosting a "Free Fun Swim Night," 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 7 in the Mabel Lee Hall pool. The event is free for any student or family with an NCard, and $6 per person for the general public. For more information, call 402-472-3467. Continue reading…

Alfano, Nastasi, Smith named AAAS fellows

UNL's newest AAAS fellows (from left) James Alfano, Mike Nastasi and L. Dennis Smith.UNL's James Alfano, Mike Nastasi and L. Dennis Smith have been named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. AAAS is the world's largest general scientific society. This is the first time three UNL scientists have received the honor in the same year. Continue reading…

Originally published December 2, 2012 - Submit an Item