UNL News Releases: Announcements

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08/29/2014
Scholarships to be renamed in honor of Marty Riemenschneider
Dean Maria Marron of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications has renamed scholarships funded by the Nebraska Broadcasters Association as the George M. "Marty" Riemenschneider Nebraska Broadc…
08/27/2014
Team to lead NEH-funded project to digitize Cather letters
Last year, the private musings of Willa Cather were made available to the masses for the first time in a book co-edited by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Andrew Jewell. About 550 of the author's letter…
08/25/2014
UNL wins $11.3 million NIH grant for obesity research center
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has earned an $11.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to establish a research center focused on understanding nutrition and obesity at the molecular level. …
08/22/2014
Memorial Stadium policies set for 2014
Fans attending University of Nebraska home football games at Memorial Stadium this fall will experience an improved stadium sound system, and enhancements to Wi-Fi and cell phone services. The enhanced Wi-Fi…
08/21/2014
Sheldon Museum of Art seeks student docents
Sheldon Museum of Art at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks student docents to give tours of exhibitions to college classes and community groups during the 2014-15 academic year. Undergraduate and grad…
08/19/2014
Single tickets on sale for Lied Center 25th anniversary season
Single tickets for performances during the Lied Center for Performing Arts' 25th anniversary season are now on sale to the public. Patrons can purchase tickets in person at the Lied Center, 301 N. 12th St. on the University of Nebr…
08/15/2014
Nearly 800 to receive UNL degrees at Aug. 16 ceremony
Nearly 800 graduates will receive degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in an Aug. 16 ceremony at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Susan Sheridan, George Holmes University Professor of Educational Psychology a…
08/16/2014
08/13/2014
Wally Mason selected as new Sheldon Museum of Art director
Wally Mason, director and chief curator of the Haggerty Museum of Art at Marquette University in Milwaukee, will become director of the Sheldon Museum of Art at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on Oct. 15, UNL Chancellor Harvey P…
07/25/2014
Fall entering class at UNL's Raikes School announced
Thirty-three high-achieving 2014 high school graduates have been accepted into the highly competitive Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for fall 2014. …
07/18/2014
Regents approve agreement between UNL, Union Bank & Trust Co.
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents has unanimously approved an agreement between Union Bank & Trust Co. and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The new agreement provides UNL $9.53 million over 11 y…
07/15/2014
Lied Center receives $4 million gift from Glenn Korff estate
The Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has received a $4 million gift from the estate of Glenn Korff to help bring top Broadway shows to Nebraska. The gift establishes the …
07/14/2014
UNL to reopen Pound Hall to meet demand for on-campus housing
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will reopen Pound Hall this fall in response to high student demand for on-campus housing. The university had taken the residence hall offline earlier this year as it prepa…
07/11/2014
39 high-achieving students selected for CBA Honors Academy
Thirty-nine freshmen have been selected to be part of the College of Business Administration Honors Academy at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln this fall. After a successful inaugural year of the program, the CBA Honors Academy h…
07/3/2014
UNL joins initiative aimed at increasing study-abroad participation
When Jackson Thomas came to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, studying abroad was not among his college plans. That changed when UNL's Education Abroad office provided information on the Deutsch in Deutschland program. …
06/26/2014
Homestead digitization project finishes important Nebraska records
The Nebraska Homestead Final Certificate Case Files are now digitized and available to the public after a decade of planning, preparing and executing an initiative to bring these records to the public. The r…

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