In response to recent national events, from the November election to storming of the U.S. Capitol building on Jan. 6, the co-leaders of the university's Anti-Racism Journey issued the following statement on Jan. 8, 2021.More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/anti-racism-journey-co-leaders-respond-to-incident-at-us-capitol/
As we enter a new year, go beyond COVID prevention habits and explore ways to enhance your physical well-being. Keep reading to learn about the importance of getting physicals and other routine wellness exams, restocking your first aid kit, learning your family history and more. Continue reading…More details at: https://health.unl.edu
The university will honor the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a series of events Jan. 25-29, including a moderated conversation with Dr. Bernice A. King, the daughter of the iconic civil rights leader and his wife Coretta Scott King.
Use the Handshake portal to find, apply for and land a part-time campus job during the upcoming semester. Work-study opportunities, summer opportunities and off-campus jobs are listed there too. Here's a list of tips and advice from Career Services for being successful in your job search.
Students selected for this job will assist campus officials by checking the building entry status of students, faculty and staff via the Safer Community app or printed COVID-19 status cards and will supervise visitors and guests requesting access inside of university buildings. Click to learn more.
The Second-Year Edge Learning Community (LC) can help students connect with new friends and strengthen academics while living in upperclass housing at University Suites. Continue reading…More details at: https://learncom.unl.edu/upperclass/second-year-edge
Sydney Peters, a sophomore emerging media arts student in the Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts, is organizing an online music event on Jan. 26, 2021. Continue reading…
Creating a solid financial plan is the best way to ensure you will meet your goal on-time and stay on track. Big purchases - like extended trips and vacations, automobiles, and homes - require a certain amount of planning to become a reality. Follow these steps from UNL's Money Coaches.More details at: https://studentaffairs.unl.edu/news/money-matters-how-plan-your-finances-future-big-purchase
Mortar Board is UNL's only national senior honor society. Applications for membership will remain open until Friday, January 29. Various member levels and scholarship opportunities are open for freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior students. Continue reading…
Juniors are invited to apply for the 117th class of the Chancellor’s senior honorary known as the Innocents Society. Additionally, freshmen and sophomore students can apply for scholarships through the organization. Applications for all opportunities are due by 1:13 p.m. Jan. 29, 2021. Continue reading…
This non-credit course is for students who are pursuing a career as a sports coach or in a medical field (AT,PT,PA,MD, dieticians, etc.) or any person interested in learning about basic athletic care. Two in-person sections are starting February 2 and 3, 2021 at the Campus Rec Center on city campus.More details at: https://studentaffairs.unl.edu/news/10-week-athletic-training-basics-course-offer-campus-recreation
The Family & Friends Recognition Awards gives each Husker the opportunity to honor the extraordinary staff and faculty who have helped them obtain success in their academic and social pursuits at the university. This is the final week to nominate your favorites for this year's ceremony.
The E.N. Thompson Forum is sponsoring four $500 awards for Recognized Student Organizations (RSOs) who plan, develop, and/or execute a sustainability idea aligning with themes from UNL's Sustainability and Resilience master plan. Submissions are due January 29, 2021.More details at: https://enthompson.unl.edu/en-thompson-forum-sustainability-idea-award
Three years ago, Rodrigo Venegas was at a crossroads in his young life. At 22 years old, Venegas was leaving behind four years of service with the United States Marines and a long-term relationship that had crumbled. From Camp Pendleton in California, he was trying to decide where he’d go next.More details at: https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/today/article/student-veteran-finds-success-builds-community-at-nebraska/
We all have different goals and interests, but everyone has one thing in common– not enough hours in the day. One way to alleviate this issue is to focus more on what you value and build your days around that. Keep reading for some helpful hints based on your mindset type.
Join Nebraska faculty, staff and students for a spring semester program to learn strategies about connecting research innovation with market applications. Learn more and register: https://go.unl.edu/customerdiscovery-spring2021 Continue reading…More details at: https://go.unl.edu/customerdiscovery-spring2021