UNL News Releases: Announcements

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UNL recognized for supporting military members
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been recognized as a top school for supporting military personnel. UNL has been named a 2016 Military Friendly School, Military Times Best for Vets School and 2016 STEM Jobs Approved College. The Military Frie…
Nebraska Innovation Campus announces new partner
ENHANCE Health Network will locate its corporate offices at Nebraska Innovation Campus later this year, Dan Duncan, NIC's executive director, said Thursday. Formerly known as RPN LLC, ENHANCE Health Network is a for-profit partnership corporation …
$20M gift will establish Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts at UNL
Those who want an education at the vanguard of new forms of filmmaking and emerging media -- including virtual production, interactive and mobile media, film special effects, augmented and virtual reality, game design and more -- will one day get the…
October survey: Nebraska businesses less optimistic about sales growth
For the second consecutive month, Nebraska businesses grew less optimistic about the short-term economic outlook, according to the latest monthly survey conducted by the Bureau of Business Research at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The survey s…
Media advisory: Announcement about future of former Nebraska Bookstore site
Media are invited to attend a special announcement regarding the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's academic plans for the former Nebraska Bookstore site. The event begins at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 6, inside the former bookstore building at 13th and Q s…
University of Nebraska-Lincoln to go Styrofoam free in 2016
A student government initiative will result in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln eliminating the use of polystyrene -- also known as Styrofoam -- for food packaging in 2016. The Association of Students of the University of Nebraska spurred the sust…
UNL statement on death of student
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln issued the following statement regarding the death of Brianna Anson, a UNL student and member of Nebraska Athletics' Spirit Squad. "We are all deeply saddened to learn of the death of Brianna Anson, a UNL student …
NSF Noyce grant to fund UNL scholarships for future science teachers
A three-year, $799,890 National Science Foundation grant awarded to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will be used to help meet the growing need for high school and middle school science teachers. The Phase II Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship grant…
Nebraska Innovation Campus welcomes Spreetail as latest partner
Spreetail, a Lincoln-based e-commerce firm formerly known as VMInnovations, will move into space at Nebraska Innovation Campus by spring 2016. Spreetail announced the name change and move to NIC at an all-company gathering. NIC, Tetrad Property Grou…
Media advisory: Innovation Campus private tour, ribbon cutting Oct. 8
Media are invited to a private Oct. 8 tour of Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2021 Transformation Drive, and to join officials and dignitaries at a special ribbon-cutting ceremony one day before the new campus' public grand opening. NIC is a research ca…
September survey: Nebraska businesses less optimistic about sales
Nebraska businesses grew less optimistic about the outlook for sales, according to the latest monthly survey conducted by the Bureau of Business Research at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The September survey showed that 24 percent of responden…
Olson, Schneider crowned Homecoming king, queen
Seniors Tommy Olson of Julesburg, Colorado, and Maggie Schneider of Aurora were crowned king and queen at UNL's Homecoming celebration. Olson and Schneider, who were elected in a vote of the UNL student body on Sept. 24, were crowned on the field at …
UNL management class seeks proposals for charitable grants
Local nonprofit organizations have until Oct. 16 to submit proposed projects for funding through a University of Nebraska-Lincoln management class that teaches philanthropy. Using a $10,000 grant from the Learning by Giving Foundation, students in t…
UNL announces 'stepping up' of commitment to early childhood
Responding to changing demographics and a growing population of young at-risk children, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln today announced a strategic initiative to strengthen support for early childhood development in Nebraska. Chancellor Harvey Pe…
Media advisory: Announcement at Nebraska Innovation Campus
Media are invited to attend an announcement at Nebraska Innovation Campus at 9:15 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23, to celebrate an advancement in Nebraska's biotech ecosystem. The ceremony will be in NIC's Conference Center Banquet Hall. Gov. Pete Rickett…


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