Saturday, December 14, 2019Travel to Guatemala to build homes for the poor
For eight days in May 2020, eight UNL students have the opportunity to confront extreme poverty in Central America. The Center for Civic Engagement and Education Abroad in partnership with ConstruCASA, is organizing a faculty-led service-study trip to the city of Antigua in the central highlands of Guatemala to construct basic housing in impoverished communities
Friday, December 13, 2019Chancellor pours free coffee for finals week grind
Chancellor Ronnie Green is providing free drip coffee to students during finals week, Dec. 16-20. It will be available at Adele Hall Learning Commons, Nebraska Unions and East Campus Rec and Wellness Center.
Thursday, December 12, 2019Study breaks can benefit you during exam week
Cramming for final exams has been a rite of passage for generations of college students. Even with the best-laid plans or intentions, the last-minute cram is not uncommon. That doesn’t mean you should keep your nose in the books all day and night.
Thursday, December 12, 2019On-campus resources can ease mental stress
It’s normal to feel crunched for time or pressured to do well on remaining assignments or exams. You are not alone. Although it can be difficult to ask for help, letting someone know you need some assistance or support can make a huge difference in your stress levels.
Thursday, December 5, 2019STUDY SPOTS: 9 campus locales to hit the books
Each person has different needs when choosing an the ideal study space. Furniture, power outlets, windows, temperature, energy level, - even the color of the walls - can be deciding factors. Here’s nine spots to enjoy for studying or meeting a group project.
Wednesday, November 27, 2019Six ways to give in December
Giving back and volunteering actually benefits you – it makes you happier while encouraging social connections, and studies indicate it might improve your health. Check out these six upcoming opportunities for giving back on campus and in Lincoln.
Friday, November 8, 2019Bike Care: 5 steps to winterize your bicycle for storage
Many cyclists and bike-commuters enjoy riding all year, regardless of the season. Yet if you plan to put away your bike for the colder seasons, follow these steps and use your on-campus services to keep your ride in great condition.