UNL News Releases: Students

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Cornhusker Marching Band makes debut on Saturday
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's 299-member Cornhusker Marching Band makes its 2015 debut Saturday at Memorial Stadium with pregame and halftime performances at Nebraska's football season opener against Brigham Young University. This year's band…
Cirque Zuma Zuma to perform two free shows for UNL students
The Lied Center for Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will present African Cirque troupe and America's Got Talent finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 3-4. Tickets are free for all UNL students and can be reserved through…
UNL reshapes, expands support for international students
Walking up a Lincoln airport jetway -- having traveled nearly 15,000 miles, spending 42 hours in planes and airports, and just five hours late after a missed flight -- Raihanah Hassim had a single wish. "I really hoped for a welcome sign," Hassim sa…
UNL to grant nearly 750 degrees in Aug. 15 ceremony
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will grant degrees to nearly 750 students during the summer all-university commencement ceremony Aug. 15 at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Shane Farritor, Lederer Professor of Engineering, will deliver the commencement addre…
2 ROTC cadets to receive military commissions Aug. 14-15
Two cadets in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Reserve Officer Training Corps will receive military commissions in ceremonies Aug. 14-15. Martina T. Stangler of Bellevue will be commissioned a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force at 2:30 p.m. A…
Ag engineers to showcase tractors at Sunday with a Scientist event
The University of Nebraska State Museum’s August Sunday with a Scientist program for children and families will showcase quarter-scale tractors and the science behind them. The program will take place from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 16 at Morrill Ha…
Program earns NIH grant to study molecular drivers of disease
Whether metastasizing as cancer, progressing as Alzheimer’s or spreading as HIV, nearly all human disease ultimately originates from a staggering parade of molecular interactions occurring throughout the body. With the support of a new five-year, …
Nearly 750 to receive UNL degrees at Aug. 15 ceremony
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will grant degrees to nearly 750 students the summer all-university commencement ceremony beginning at 9 a.m. Aug. 15 in Pinnacle Bank Arena, 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive. Shane Farritor, Lederer Professor of Engineeri…
70 UNL students participate in Nebraska at Oxford program
Seventy University of Nebraska-Lincoln students traveled to England on July 19 as part of the 27th annual Nebraska at Oxford Program. Sponsored by the UNL College of Business Administration, the study abroad program provides four weeks of courses…
Law students selected to Nebraska Law Review, Moot Court Board
Twenty-four University of Nebraska law students have accepted invitations to join the Nebraska Law Review or Moot Court Board. Students are selected to the Nebraska Law Review based on outstanding academic performance and being ranked in the top 10 …
45 high-achieving students selected to CBA's Honors Academy
Forty-five incoming first-year students have been selected for the College of Business Administration's Honors Academy at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln this fall. The group will be the third to join the academy since its founding in 2013. "Th…
UNL finishes fourth in Hearst Awards Program standings
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications finished fourth in the nation the 2014-2015 Hearst Journalism Awards Program. More than 100 accredited undergraduate journalism schools are eligible to participate in …
Spring semester Deans' List, Honor Roll named
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has announced its Deans' List and Honor Roll for the spring semester of the 2014-15 academic year. Qualification for the Dean's List varies among the eight undergraduate colleges and the Honor Roll for undeclared s…
40 UNL students inducted into Phi Beta Kappa
Lincoln, Neb., June 8, 2015 -- Forty University of Nebraska-Lincoln students were initiated into membership in Phi Beta Kappa on April 30. Phi Beta Kappa is the nation's oldest academic honor society, recognizing and encouraging a commitment to exce…
Study signals risk factors for gang involvement among Native youths
Over the last three decades, street gangs have seeped into rural areas -- including Native reservations, where youth gang involvement has been steadily rising since the 1990s. In a recently published study, UNL sociology graduate student Dane Hautal…


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