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Four Finalists Named in Search for State Education Commissioner
The Nebraska State Board of Education announced today the names of four finalists for the position of Commissioner of Education.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Phone App Tested To Replace Blue Lights on College Campuses
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is testing a new smart phone app that would replace the 'blue lights' around campus.
Cliff Swallows: A Scientific Look at Colonies and Evolution
During the summer months, highway overpasses throughout the western United States are swarming with cliff swallows.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Former UNL Student Pleads Guilty In Records Case
A 23-year-old Omaha man has made a deal with prosecutors and pleaded guilty to a count of fraud in connection with a computer security breach at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln last year.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Theodore Wheeler in Boulevard; 'Tom Dennison's Omaha'; interview of Stillwell
Fiction writer Theodore Wheeler , a graduate of Creighton University, has a short story, "River Ward, 1917," in the fall issue of the literary journal Boulevard published at Saint Louis University.
Heineman cancels Nebraska study on climate change
Gov. Dave Heineman has canceled a Legislature-approved study on climate change, saying it would duplicate research work by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
The Papillion Times
UNL's Cather, Pound dorms to close before fall 2014 semester
By next fall, Cather and Pound Halls will officially be closed. The status of the 50-year-old dorms hung in limbo this year as housing numbers fluctuated and construction on newer housing units was completed.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Hay & Forage Grower
Steps To Follow When Sampling Hay
The most important step in sampling hay for nutrient analysis? Choosing representative bales and stacks, says Allan Vyhnalek, an Extension educator with University of Nebraska-Lincoln, based in Platte County.
Douglas County official renews fight against jail, Sheriff's Office accreditation
Douglas County isn't the only government in Nebraska to seek accreditation for its corrections and law enforcement agencies.
Data Curation Librarian at University of Nebraska - Lincoln Libraries
Together with other Librarians and other campus partners, the DCL will act as a resource for students and faculty with respect to issues of data stewardship, digital methods for research, and emerging digital resources; Advise librarians on data management issues; Assist in data extraction, reporting, and monitoring compliance with established data ... (more)
Brad Roth tapped to lead NUtech Ventures
Roth will begin his new job with the nonprofit on Dec. 1. NUtech Ventures commercializes technology developed through the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and builds partnerships between university researchers and private companies.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
UNL looks to remove barriers between student groups
The State of Nebraska is looking at alternatives such as the county's program to help the state deal with overcrowding.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Seven Phony Hate Crimes Trumpeted By The Media
One of the oldest rules in psychology and economics is that if you reward a behavior, you can expect to see it more often.
Ag Progress Show set Dec. 11 in Atkinson
Speakers will present research-based information on a range of crop and beef production systems.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Engineering: The Power to Make an Impact
Fast Forward: November 2013 Provided by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nebraska Transportation Center For more information, contact Valerie Lefler: email@example.com Disclaimer: FAST FORWARD is an electronic newsletter distributed as part of an educational and workforce development initiative for middle, high school, and college students and ... (more)
Medical News Today
Preventing bullying through school climate interventions
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Wed Nov 27, 2013
Novel X-ray device developed
Using a compact but powerful laser, a research team at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has developed a new way to generate synchrotron X-rays.
Perlman Addresses Coaching Rumors On KFOR
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Harvey Perlman says a process is in place on evaluating coaches until after their respective seasons of competition are done.
The Washington Post
This is a guest post from John R. Hibbing, the Foundation Regents Professor of Political Science and Psychology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and co-author with Kevin B. Smith and John R. Alford of Predisposed: Liberals, Conservatives, and the Biology of Political Differences.
Achievements by Williamson County students
Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality GPA of 3.5. Holmes is the daughter of Jeff and Tammy Holmes and granddaughter of Leonard and Ruby Pewitt and Phillip and Sallie Holmes and is majoring in nursing.