You've made it through 112 days of fall semester, that's 2688 hours or 161,280 minutes. End of semester is near and with it your prize: winter break. Make sure to rest, laugh, and be merry. W.H. Thompson Staff wishes you a wonderful winter break. We look forward to seeing you in the New Year!
Meet our scholar in the spotlight Kassie Guenther, senior Psychology major from Tecumseh, Nebraska. Her favorite food is cookies and cream ice cream and she has swam with dolphin in Adam Sandler’s 50 First Dates movie. Continue reading…
W.H. Thompson Sophomore Scholar Andrea Gajardo has been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to Study Abroad in Chile this spring. Andrea is one of 3 UNL students among 800 students across the nation who received this prestigious award. Continue reading…More details at: http://www.iie.org/programs/gilman-scholarship-program
Our very own Dr. June Griffin and Dr. Emira Ibrahimpasic will be leading a week-long study abroad trip to Québec this May. Students will spend two days in Québec City and 4 days in Montreal and earn 1 credit for ENGL 298: Special Topics. Application deadline is January 15, 2015. Continue reading…More details at: http://unl.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=12316
The William H. Thompson Learning Community is accepting applications for tutors for the Spring 2015 semester. Applicants must be sophomore standing, a full-time student at UNL, have a cumulative GPA of a 3.5, and received an A in the course the applicant desires to tutor. Continue reading…
Relieve your exam stress (and jump start New Year resolutions) all week with 53 group fitness classes at the City Rec Center: cardio dance, pilates, yoga, HIIT strength, cycling, and more. Free for UNL students and Campus Rec members.More details at: http://go.unl.edu/fouo
The Karen Dunning Scholarly Paper/Creative Activity Award is a cash award of $200 each for two undergraduate and two graduate students for a scholarly paper, research activity, or creative activity in Women’s and Gender Studies. Continue reading…More details at: http://go.unl.edu/cmzi
Students from Dr. Sam Nelson’s entrepreneurship class are hosting a student to student textbook sales event, free for all students. Red Book Exchange (fb.com/RedBookExchange) is accepting books on consignment (name your price!) now through January 14, 2015. Continue reading…More details at: http://fb.com/RedBookExchange