Three UNL colleges are offering a new undergraduate minor in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. The interdisciplinary curriculum prepares students to understand, use and develop advanced computational methods and tools for analyzing biological data and modeling biological systems. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/wwm
Today@UNL | Colleges offer new minor in bioinformatics
James Alleman, one of five finalists to become dean of the College of Engineering, will give a public presentation at 3:30 p.m. today in Walter Scott Engineering Center, room 237. A search committee selected the five candidates.
The National Science Foundation will hold a free workshop, "Science: Becoming the Messenger," March 9 at the Holiday Inn Downtown, for STEM faculty, post doctorates, graduate students and communicators. The registration deadline is Feb. 23. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/ic6
UNL users will need to update speed dials on phones, fax machines and other systems because on Feb. 26 all calls will require dialing 10 digits, both inside or outside of their area code.
Sheldon Museum of Art will screen "Our City Dreams" by Chiara Clement at 7 p.m., Feb. 22. After the film, UNL professors Marissa Vigneault and Wendy Weiss will lead a discussion. The screening and talk are free and open to the public. Continue reading…More details at: http://sheldonartmuseum.org
A free screening of the NET Television documentary "Secrets Beneath the Ice" will be presented at 7 p.m., Feb. 22 in the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center. All UNL faculty, staff and students are welcome. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/sof
UNL faculty and professionals are encouraged to apply for the Fulbright Scholar Program, which sends more than 800 faculty and professionals abroad annually. Applications, due by Aug. 1, are being accepted through Aug. 1 for 2012-2013. Fulbright terms last from two months to an entire academic year. Continue reading…More details at: http://www.cies.org
Career Services will host "Join the West Wing," a federal job search workshop, from 4:30-6:30 p.m., Feb. 22 in the Nebraska Union. The workshop will provide students with resources for the federal job search, how to write a federal resume and how to network with federal employers.
International Affairs is organizing a Spring Break day trip to observe the annual Sandhill crane migration and to visit the Archway Museum in Kearney. The trip date is March 21. Registration deadline is Feb. 25.