UNL News Releases: Students

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History graduate student awarded Fulbright Research Grant to Germany
Paul Strauss, a doctoral candidate in history at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has been awarded a Fulbright Research Grant to conduct dissertation research in Germany during the 2014-15 academic year. …
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 …
New Innocents Society, Mortar Board members to be inducted at Ivy Day April 19
Students, faculty and alumni will be honored by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln at its annual Ivy Day ceremonies on April 19. The event, co-sponsored by Mortar Board and the Innocents Society, recognizes …
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. …
44 UNL students receive summer stipends for undergraduate research
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has awarded stipends to 44 undergraduates to participate in research with a faculty mentor this summer. UNL's Undergraduate Creative Activities and Research Experience (UCA…
Students leverage Nebraska Lit Lab to gain digital insights on Cather
How closely does the narration of Willa Cather's novels match the personal voice in her private letters? Which unsigned and pseudonymous newspaper and magazine articles did Cather pen during her journalism career? And did Cather's …
Thompson Scholars participate in civil rights service-learning trip
While many students headed home or to a beach over spring break, a group of University of Nebraska-Lincoln students participated in a service-learning trip focused on civil rights. Twenty-nine UNL students f…
Law students win 41st ABA National Client Counseling Competition
Rick Tast and Katie Joseph of Lincoln, both second year law students at the University of Nebraska College of Law, won the 41st American Bar Association's National Client Counseling Competition at the University of Oklahoma College…
5 UNL students share $9,500 in Omaha Press Club Foundation scholarships
Five students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications will be awarded $9,500 in scholarships by the Omaha Press Club Foundation. Tiffany U-Lynn Chin, a junior bro…
State championship in economics for high school students is Friday
High school teams from across the state will compete in the annual Nebraska Economics Challenge State Championships at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on March 28. The Nebraska Council on Economic Education, housed at the UNL Co…
UNL team to test robotic surgery with NASA Microgravity University
With work on surgical robotics happening daily at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Engineering, students will reach new heights -- literally 35,000 feet -- to conduct research for NASA on robotic surgery for space trav…
UNL's Brianna Foster selected for national journalism fellowship
Brianna Foster, a senior broadcasting journalism and news-editorial major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, is among a select group of students chosen for a fellowship program to increase diversity in the broadcast news indust…
Sophie Tatum takes national internship with 'Anderson Cooper 360'
Sophie Tatum of La Grange, Ill., a junior at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, began an internship with CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360" program in New York City in February. "AC 360" is a popular evening program that takes an in-dept…


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