Friday, January 17, 2020Award nominations sought for outstanding contributions to women
The Chancellor’s Commission on the Status of Women is accepting award nominations for outstanding faculty, staff and students who have worked to create a climate that encourages women to succeed at Nebraska.
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.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019Photo booth to combat negative messages
A photo booth to combat negative messages will be set up from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 15-17 in the Nebraska Union. Participants can write, display and photograph the hate and negativity they want to erase from campus.
Friday, March 22, 2019Despite obstacles, Native American advocate persevered
Colette Yellow Robe knows firsthand how life can get in the way of a student’s dreams. While growing up on the Winnebago Reservation in northeast Nebraska, the high school honors student nursed an ambition for an advanced degree – even though she didn't always have the courage to say it.
Tuesday, November 27, 2018Women’s Center revitalizes program for helping student parents
Being a full-time student and a parent can be difficult — a reality that Alexis Saltzman knows all too well. Her day doesn’t start when she arrives on campus for her 9:30 class. She has a prior engagement — making sure her kids get to school on time.
Friday, November 9, 2018Gift drive to benefit student parents, children
Nebraska's Women's Center will host a gift drive, "Holidays for Little Huskers," to support student parents and their children. Those looking to receive donations this December can register by Nov. 12.
Wednesday, September 26, 201881 Student Affairs employees honored for service
Student Affairs is honored to have 81 individuals receiving Service Awards in 2018. The annual awards are presented to university employees who complete years of service in five-year intervals. Awards are calculated both on consolidated or continuous regular employment.
Monday, April 24, 2017Deeds awarded for exemplary service to students
In appreciation of Jan Deed’s years of extraordinary and sustained service to students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln honored her with the James V. Griesen Exemplary Service to Students Award on April 23 during the annual All-University Honors Convocation at the Lied Center for Performing Arts.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017Awareness events start conversation about eating disorders
The Healthy Outlook Peer Educators, University Health Center, Women’s Center and several other campus organizations collaborated to create a series of events celebrating Eating Disorder Awareness Week February 27 through March 6.