Today@UNL | Fall 2011 opening day: Back to changing campus

A group of students rests by Broyhill Fountain on Aug. 19.
A group of students rests by Broyhill Fountain on Aug. 19.

New buildings, construction for semester

Four new buildings at or near completion greet UNL faculty, staff and students as the fall semester begins today. In addition, a new green space is being shaped near Woods Hall and two roundabouts have opened near Memorial Stadium. Continue reading…

Portnoy receives Fulbright, will teach in China

Bob Portnoy and Tricia Besett-AleschRobert “Bob” Portnoy has received a Fulbright award to teach in China during the 2011-2012 academic year. Portnoy is director of Counseling and Psychological Services and professor of educational psychology. Tricia Besett-Alesch is interim director during Portnoy's Fulbright experience. Continue reading…

68 students return from Oxford program

Sixty-eight UNL students participated in the 22nd annual Nebraska at Oxford Program at England's University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world. Sponsored by the UNL College of Business Administration, the four-week program began July 17 and concluded Aug. 13. Continue reading…

Originally published August 22, 2011 - Submit an Item