Today@UNL | Price earns ORCA; Ladely celebrates 40th year

Danny Lee Ladely, who is in his 40th year at UNL, stands outside the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center.
Danny Lee Ladely, who is in his 40th year at UNL, stands outside the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center.

Ross to celebrate Ladely's 40th year as director

Danny Lee Ladely never intended to spend his career at the movies. The director of the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center was hired in 1973 to lead a new film program at the Sheldon Museum of Art. What he considered a brief detour has grown into a 40-year career in showing film. Continue reading…

Kenneth Price
Kenneth Price

Price earns ORCA award

Kenneth Price, professor of English and co-director of the Center for Digital Research in the Humanities, has been named a winner of the University of Nebraska's Outstanding Research and Creative Activity award. Continue reading…

Ross leaves legacy for film at UNL

(From left) Danny Ladely, director of the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center; Mary Riepma Ross; and Norman Geske, director emeritus of the Sheldon Museum of Art, pose during the dedication of the Ross in September 2003.Mary Riepma Ross, a retired lawyer and past president of the New York Women’s Bar Association, whose donation to the University of Nebraska Foundation helped create the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center, died Feb. 2 in New York at the age of 102. Continue reading…

Food specialist outlines Easter egg safety

 For many families, Easter means colorful, patterned eggs and Easter egg hunts. However, Easter eggs require careful preparation and storage to practice these traditions safely. Julie Albrecht, UNL Extension food specialist, has three steps to handle Easter eggs for a safe and healthy celebration. Continue reading…

Originally published March 29, 2013 - Submit an Item