Today@UNL | Carson Foundation donates $1M for scholarships; 'Dining with the Dean' features Manderscheid, students

Chancellor Harvey Perlman shakes hands with Jeff Sotzing as Larry Witzer waves to the crowd during a second quarter time out at the Nov. 5 Husker football game. Sotzing and Witzer are with the John W. Carson Foundation. Photo by Craig Chandler|UComm
Chancellor Harvey Perlman shakes hands with Jeff Sotzing as Larry Witzer waves to the crowd during a second quarter time out at the Nov. 5 Husker football game. Sotzing and Witzer are with the John W. Carson Foundation. Photo by Craig Chandler|UComm

Carson Foundation donates $1 million for scholarships

The John W. Carson Foundation announced a $1 million gift to the University of Nebraska Foundation to create the Johnny Carson Opportunity Scholarship Fund. The permanently endowed scholarship fund will benefit students from Nebraska in the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts. Continue reading…

'Money Smart' events Nov. 7-13

Screen shot 2011-11-04 at 1.29.28 PM.pngThe UNL Student Money Management Center is hosting financial education events to help students manage money more wisely and confidently. Sessions include: Real Estate Market for College Students; Happy Hour/Happy Wallet; and Quiz Show. Continue reading…

During a break in filming, (from left) Christian Nelson, director of photography; David Manderscheid, dean of Arts and Sciences; and Daniel Patterson, senior producer; discuss how dinner service will work in the “Dining with the Dean” episode.
During a break in filming, (from left) Christian Nelson, director of photography; David Manderscheid, dean of Arts and Sciences; and Daniel Patterson, senior producer; discuss how dinner service will work in the “Dining with the Dean” episode.

UNL episode of ‘Dining with the Dean’ now available

An episode of the BYU Television program "Dining with the Dean" featuring UNL's Dean Manderscheid and Arts and Sciences students is posted online at http://go.unl.edu/qde. The reality television show features students competing in a cook-off judged by the dean. Continue reading…

More details at: http://go.unl.edu/qde
Originally published November 7, 2011 - Submit an Item