UNL News Releases: Students

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UNL's Maggie Dawson earns Boren award to study in Mozambique
Maggie Dawson believes in the importance of nutrition -- not only to individuals, but to countries. Acting on this premise, the senior nutrition and health sciences major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Honors Program student applied for a…
5 UNL students, 2 alternates chosen for Fulbright grants
Five University of Nebraska-Lincoln students have earned Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship grants and two students have been named alternates for the 2015-2016 academic year. The Fulbright ETA Program is a nationally competitive award that …
Nebraska alumni to be recognized at awards banquet May 7
The Nebraska Alumni Association will recognize 20 accomplished University of Nebraska-Lincoln alumni, seven promising students and an outstanding family at the annual Alumni Awards Banquet May 7 at the Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center, 20…
Himes, Payne named outstanding student leaders
Annie Himes of Omaha and Jeremy Payne of Lincoln have received UNL's 2015 Outstanding Student Leadership Awards. Juan Franco, vice chancellor for student affairs, presented the awards during an April 10 ceremony at the Van Brunt Visitors Center. Mu…
College of Engineering to host E-Day Open House April 17
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Engineering's annual E-Day Open House will take place Friday, April 17, at the Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center, 2021 Transformation Drive in Lincoln. The event, which runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p…
Law College hosts International Client Consultation Competition
The University of Nebraska College of Law will host teams of law students from 20 countries during the Louis M. Brown/Forrest S. Mosten Client Consultation Competition from April 15-18. The Brown-Mosten competition is an international contest in whi…
UNL's Annie Himes wins prestigious $30,000 Truman Scholarship
As a child, Annie Himes saw herself piloting social change as president of the United States. Now, as a University of Nebraska-Lincoln junior, she's got a bit of a different take: She still has the desire to leave her mark on social issues, but she'…
Law college addition to enhance student legal clinics
A $4.5 million addition to the University of Nebraska College of Law to open in fall 2016 will literally move the college's clinical programs front and center. The 14,000-square-foot addition, to house the college's four legal clinics and allow for …
UNL's Aaron Calderon earns Goldwater scholarship
Aaron Calderon, a University of Nebraska-Lincoln junior majoring in mathematics and philosophy, has been awarded a Goldwater scholarship for his mathematics research for the 2016-17 academic year. A federally endowed agency, the Goldwater Foundation…
1,800-plus UNL students to be recognized during Honors Convocation
More than 1,800 UNL students will be honored during the All-University Honors Convocation at 2 p.m. April 12 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Students are recognized at the Honors Convocation for their cumulative academic achievements (compar…
New Innocents Society, Mortar Board members inducted
Students, faculty and alumni were honored by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln at its annual Ivy Day ceremonies on April 4. The event, co-sponsored by Mortar Board and the Innocents Society, recognized the outstanding contribution of students selec…
UNL Rodeo Association to host 57th annual rodeo
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Rodeo Association will host the 57th annual UNL Rodeo April 17-18 at the Lancaster Event Center. UNRA is primarily run by students, who organize and raise funds for the event. Students must purchase fuel, stock and…
26 UNL undergraduates named Chancellor's Scholars
Twenty-six UNL seniors will be recognized as Chancellor's Scholars during the All-University Honors Convocation at 2 p.m. April 12 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Chancellor's Scholars are students who graduated in December or who will recei…
Millard North, Bellevue East win Economics Challenge State Championship
High school teams from Bellevue and Omaha outpaced other competitors in the annual Nebraska Economics Challenge State Championship hosted by the Nebraska Council on Economic Education March 27 at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The council is l…
Husker Food Connection coming to City Campus April 16
Husker Food Connection will take place April 16 at the City Campus Union Plaza. Husker Food Connection helps urban students learn about agriculture and better understand how their food is produced. The theme for this year's event is "Food: Fact or F…


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