UNL News Releases: Announcements

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UNL's Emily Heineman receives Fulbright to Germany
Emily Heineman, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln student with majors in German and history and a graduate of Norfolk High School, has been awarded a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Scholarship to Germany for the 2014-2015 …
State Farm contributes $36,000 to support UNL student programs
Teen driving safety, business ethics, educational achievement and more are the focus of a nearly $36,000 contribution from State Farm to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Here is how the gift awarded to th…
Alex Mallory is UNL's first Udall Scholarship winner
University of Nebraska-Lincoln student Alex Mallory has earned a 2014 Udall Scholarship. Mallory, a junior history and political science major, is the first UNL student to receive the award. Established in 1…
32 to be honored as Chancellor's Scholars at UNL Honors Convocation
University of Nebraska-Lincoln undergraduate students will be honored in conjunction with UNL's All-University Honors Convocation, 2 p.m. April 13 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts, including 32 seniors who will be recognized …
UNL student receives Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Indonesia
Abigail Jameson, a nutrition and health sciences major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has been awarded a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Scholarship to Indonesia for the 2014-2015 academic year. …
New website devoted to ecotourism in Nebraska
Outdoor Nebraska is a lot more than cattle ranches and corn fields, it's also rare-but-beautiful grassland prairies, rivers and wetlands. A new website hopes to surprise Nebraskans with a variety of tourism experiences with an envi…
UNL faculty to be honored April 13 at All-University Honors Convocation
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will honor top faculty at the All-University Honors Convocation at 2 p.m. April 13 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. The awards will include college distinguished teaching awards, named prof…
From NUtech Ventures: Startup grown from UNL research wins NSF grant
Ground Fluor Pharmaceuticals Inc., a startup company that grew from technology developed at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has won a $726,000 National Science Foundation grant to expand its research and product development. …
UNL to celebrate completion of Morrison Center addition
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln on April 2 will celebrate the completion of a new addition to the Ken Morrison Life Sciences Research Center, home to the Nebraska Center for Virology on UNL’s East Campus. …
Sommerhauser gift helps UNL expand Holocaust education
With human persecution and injustice continuing to take place around the world, teaching about the Holocaust remains as relevant and crucial as ever. A gift to the Harris Center for Judaic Studies at the Uni…
UNL leads partnership to cultivate Nebraska manufacturing
A new partnership involving College of Engineering and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, as well as Central Community College in Grand Island will help small- and medium-sized…
Great Plains Studies announces Distinguished Book Prize finalists
The Center for Great Plains Studies at the University of Nebraska has announced the finalists for this year's Great Plains Distinguished Book Prize. The three books selected by a panel of judges are: "Archit…
College of Business Administration to offer new graduate programs
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration will begin offering two new graduate programs with specializations in business administration and intercollegiate athletics administration in fall 2014. …
'Air Schooner' podcast partnering with NET's 'Friday Live'
"Air Schooner" and NET's "Friday Live" arts and entertainment program have teamed up to offer Nebraska Public Radio listeners a taste of literary radio. Starting this month, "Friday Live" will feature author readings and interviews…
Melynda Seaton named curator/administrator of Great Plains Art Museum
Melynda Seaton has been named curator/administrator of the Great Plains Art Museum at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Seaton is a doctoral student in art history at the University of Oklahoma where her focus is art of the Ameri…


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