Today@UNL | Hibbing, Nelson honored; UNL named a 'Bicycle Friendly University'

John Hibbing
John Hibbing

Hibbing named Guggenheim Fellow

John Hibbing, Foundation Regents Professor of Political Science, has received a Guggenheim Fellowship. He will use the fellowship award to study the physiological differences of Americans who participate in the political process compared with those who do not. Continue reading…


Architects outline 3 plans for Nebraska Union

The third Nebraska Union redesign concept as presented by Workshop Architects on April 15.Three redevelopment plans for the Nebraska Union were presented April 15 in the first of two campus open forums. The second forum is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in the Nebraska Union. If UNL moves forward with the project, it joins six other Big Ten universities developing or finishing union projects. Continue reading…


Cap and gown event is April 16-17

Graduates participating in May commencement exercises can pick up regalia from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 16 and 17 at the Wick Alumni Center. All graduates who participate in commencement must wear cap, gown and (if appropriate) an academic hood. Continue reading…

A Campus Rec employee completes a repair in the UNL Bike Shop. (Courtesy photo)
A Campus Rec employee completes a repair in the UNL Bike Shop. (Courtesy photo)

UNL named a 'Bicycle Friendly University'

A campus effort started two years ago has led UNL to be named a Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists. The honor, a silver award, was announced today. Only 58 universities in 30 states have earned a Bike Friendly University award. Continue reading…

Originally published April 16, 2013 - Submit an Item