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UNL News Releases: Students

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Online marketplace created by UNL students named finalist in competition
FarmAfield, an online marketplace being developed by three University of Nebraska-Lincoln students, has been named a finalist in the international Thought for Food Challenge. More than 500 entries from more than 100 countries were submitted in the co…
UNL student places 11th in Hearst multimedia competition
University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications student Andrew Barry placed 11th in the Hearst Journalism Awards first multimedia competition. The senior journalism major from Lincoln placed in the multimedia features co…
Two UNL students place in top three of Hearst radio competition
Two University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications students placed in the top three in the Hearst Journalism Awards radio competition. Junior Tommy Rezac of Valparaiso placed second, and senior Evan Hummel of Lincoln pl…
Nearly 4,500 UNL students named to Deans' List/List of Distinguished Students
Nearly 4,500 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students have been named to the Deans' List/Explore Center List of Distinguished Students for the fall semester of the 2015-16 academic year. Qualification for the Deans' List varies among the eight underg…
1,400-plus degrees awarded during December graduation
Editor's note: The list incorporates changes from the errata sheet issued Friday, Dec. 18. More than 1,400 degrees were awarded during commencement exercises Dec. 18 and 19 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Tammy Beck, associate dean of gradua…
Seven ROTC cadets to receive military commissions Dec. 18-19
Seven cadets in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Reserve Officer Training Corps will receive military commissions in ceremonies Dec. 18 and 19 at the Nebraska Union, 14th and R streets. Two cadets in Air Force ROTC will be commissioned second lieu…
Strive to Thrive Lincoln awards grants to three nonprofits
Strive to Thrive Lincoln has awarded a $5,000 grant to the Matt Talbot Kitchen and Outreach and $2,500 grants to Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) and Lincoln Literacy. The grant project is aimed at local nonprofits and initiated by students i…
UNL students gain unique experience tracking, testing for salmonella
Students earning degrees in food science and technology typically leave campus prepared to join the industry in areas such as product development, quality assurance and food marketing. With the help of a course led by the University of Nebraska-Linc…
David A. Bush family establishes memorial fund for study abroad
Former Grand Island attorney and Hall County Judge David A. Bush will be memorialized through the David A. Bush Family Award for Study Abroad. The fund will support education abroad experiences for students at his alma mater, the University of Nebras…
2 UNL students selected to Most Promising Multicultural Students program
The American Advertising Federation has selected University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications students Olivia Wilson of Norfolk and Jane Ngo of South Sioux City for its Most Promising Multicultural Students program. A…
More than 1,300 UNL degrees to be awarded Dec. 18-19
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's December commencement exercises will be Dec. 18 and 19 at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The arena, at 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive, will host a ceremony for students earning graduate and professional degrees at 3 p.m. Dec. 18…
UNL management class to award $10,000 in charitable grants
Students in the Leading People and Projects management course at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will present three local nonprofits with awards totaling $10,000 at a reception at 3:30 p.m. Dec. 10 in the College of Business Administration atrium,…
Youth4Climate Rally set for Dec. 4 at UNL
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Environmental Studies Program, with the support of Vice Chancellor Ronnie Green, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Dean Steven Waller and NebraskaSCIENCE, will host the #Youth4Climate Rally from…
3-2-1 Quick Pitch draws record number of competitors
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Center for Entrepreneurship hosted the seventh annual 3-2-1 Quick Pitch competition Nov. 19 in the Memorial Stadium west skyboxes. Seventy students were selected to pitch their business ideas out of 150 applicants, …
29 students named to 'Franco's List' for character, integrity
Twenty-nine University of Nebraska-Lincoln students were recognized earlier this month as outstanding agents of character and integrity by being named to "Franco's List." Students who attain the highest level of academic achievement are recognized b…


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