James Hill, who teaches Spanish at Southwest, is this year's recipient of the Christa McAuliffe Prize for Courage and Excellence in Education.
Ord native Shelby Kittle keeps 10 hives of her own and also oversees another 11 at the UNL Bee Lab.
A planned $4.5 million Nebraska Equine Sports Complex would provide academic opportunities in equine education, and become home to the University of Nebraska Rodeo Association and UNL Equestrian Team.
Daniel Linzell, an engineering professor at UNL, said building owners could eventually use sensors to look for signs that a structure was beginning to fail. The method is already in use on bridges.
"We oppose any action by the Board of Regents, or any of its membership, that places any doubt on this commitment to academic freedom in word, by implication, or for personal gain," UNL's Faculty Senate said in a statement.
Clare Umutoni and Kaylee Burnside are just two of the 35 students stationed in 17 areas across Nebraska this summer for Rural Prosperity Nebraska's Rural Fellows program.
On Monday, UNL ceremonially broke ground on the privately funded $97 million Kiewit Hall, which is part of a larger effort to renovate engineering facilities to grow the college to 5,000 students.
The two-time girls state champ at Northeast, Husker basketball star and Lincoln High girls coach offers a heartbreaking view of what it’s like to be the parent of a 4-year-old Black boy in today’s America.
Fifty years after the program first competed in 1971, alumni are coming together to remember the team’s successes and sponsoring changes to help ensure another 50 years of rowing at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Brett Heinrich would like to see incentive programs that reward hands-on work in the field for a length of time, similar to medical programs that encourage doctors to return to rural areas.
Through the virtual tour, visitors can explore all four floors of the museum's content.
"Naked" dance parties. Zooming in a suit coat, tie and boxers. Furry friends becoming coworkers. These are the kinds of pandemic happenings a new archive project wants to make sure aren't forgotten.
Nebraska Wesleyan University will allow students to schedule counseling sessions either in-person or remote this fall, after students signaled they wanted to continue having the option of meeting online.
The event will offer hands-on, science-focused experiences from various Nebraska departments, as well as a vendor fair, live music and food trucks.
Over half of this year's Class Acts honorees -- 177 graduates -- indicated plans to attend the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Led by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, researchers and investigators at six institutions in the state will study the development and applications of quantum materials through a five-year, $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation.
Other projects on Fortenberry's list are $40 million in federal funding for expansion of agricultural research at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and $750,000 for the Arbor Day Foundation's community forestry program.
"For many, this opportunity to live more freely is one of joy and relief," Chancellor Ronnie Green wrote in an email to the UNL campus community on Friday. "It's also a moment that came sooner than some expected."
Beginning Tuesday, the University of Nebraska State Museum-Morrill Hall will extend its daily operating hours to 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday.
The NSRI Collaborative Biosecurity Laboratory on UNL's East Campus will study agricultural and natural resources security, development of biosurveillance, biodetection, diagnostic tools and pandemic preparedness.
Eighteen Lincoln-area students are among 65 graduating seniors who will be honored as Chancellor's Scholars at the University of Nebraska-Linc…
The inability to send students, faculty and staff on university-sponsored trips forced UNL to innovate how it could provide students international experiences from right here in Lincoln.
In the Haymarket, business was booming, at least in post-pandemic terms. The Railyard was packed -- so busy that one customer said he struggled to buy a drink, just like on any other Husker gameday.
It's the first time since last fall, when several clusters were reported in Greek houses and dormitories on campus, that UNL has asked residents of a housing unit to quarantine.