Today@UNL | Perlman to chair BCS committee; Four students win Wasson award

Chancellor Harvey Perlman during an interview at the Omaha Press Club on Nov. 19, 2012. (Photo by Craig Chandler, University Communications)
Chancellor Harvey Perlman during an interview at the Omaha Press Club on Nov. 19, 2012. (Photo by Craig Chandler, University Communications)

Perlman to chair BCS presidents' group

UNL Chancellor Harvey Perlman has been named chairman of the 12-member Bowl Championship Series Presidential Oversight Committee. The committee manages the BCS with particular focus on policy, format, revenue distribution and contractual obligations. Continue reading…

More details at: http://www.bcsfootball.org

Levinson to deliver Pound Lecture today

Sanford LevinsonThe annual Pound Lecture will be delivered by Sanford Levinson, professor of law at the University of Texas, at noon, March 7 in the College of Law. The lecture, "Is Government by 'Reflection and Choice' a One-Time Experience," is free and open to the public. Continue reading…

Wasson award winners from UNL are (clockwise, from top left) Angela Wickard, Guillermo Mejia, Frances Schoonveld and Tim Kinoshita.
Wasson award winners from UNL are (clockwise, from top left) Angela Wickard, Guillermo Mejia, Frances Schoonveld and Tim Kinoshita.

Four win national William N. Wasson Award

Four UNL students received the William N. Wasson Student Leadership and Academic Award presented by the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association during the organization’s national conference March 4–7 in Las Vegas, Nev. Continue reading…

Originally published March 7, 2013 - Submit an Item