Capstone exhibit opens May 2

Apr 24th, 2014 | By | Category: 2014, April 24, Arts & Entertainment

The work of graduating studio art seniors is featured in the Capstone Exhibition, running May 2-9 in the Eisentrager•Howard Gallery in Richards Hall. The exhibition represents students’ most recent work, which is a culmination of their coursework and exploration in studio art in the Department of Art and Art History. Thirty-one students will present their […]

Engineering, UNMC faculty partner to further biomedical research

Apr 24th, 2014 | By | Category: 2014, April 24, Campus News

University of Nebraska engineers and doctors are teaming up across campus lines to advance bioengineering research. The project — Bioengineering for Human Health Grants Initiative — is a joint effort funded by vice chancellors for research at UNL and the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Three research groups have been funded through the initiative. “What […]

Moormeier is Frolik winner

Apr 24th, 2014 | By | Category: 2014, April 24, Employee News, Issue

Donelle Moormeier, a staff assistant in communication studies, was presented the 2014 Rose Frolik Award during the University of Nebraska Office Professionals Association awards luncheon on April 8. The Rose Frolik Award was created to recognize a UNOPA member who demonstrates the attributes of Frolik, the founder and first president of UNOPA. Frolik, who died […]

Annual Spring Affair plant sale is April 26

Apr 24th, 2014 | By | Category: 2014, April 24, Arts & Entertainment, Issue

Spring Affair, the Midwest’s largest gardening event, is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 26 at the Lancaster Event Center, 4100 N. 84th St. More than 500 different varieties of plants will be offered at the day-long plant sale, with educational talks, “talk-abouts” and garden vendors all under the same roof. The 2014 theme, “Plants […]

End-of-life choices are focus of Five Wishes program

Apr 24th, 2014 | By | Category: 2014, April 24, Employee News, Issue

The Employee Assistance Program is offering a presentation on creating a Five Wishes document, noon to 1:30 p.m. May 1 in the Nebraska Union. Created by the nonprofit organization Aging with Dignity, Five Wishes is a national program that allows individuals to craft legal documents that spell out end-of-life choices. A Five Wishes document helps […]