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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln would like to purchase a portion of 17th Street adjacent to campus — shown here looking north from R Street — and ... The Lincoln City Council has delayed for a week a decision on selling 17th Street through the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus, at the request of ...
Across Nebraska, runoff rates have generally dropped by a little more than a tenth of an inch per decade between 1979 and 2015, says Joe Szilagyi, a research hydrologist with the conservation and survey division in the School of Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. During that same ...

As a proud alum of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, I was stunned to see that the studies of geography and art history are under consideration for elimination. As a social studies major/English minor in education, I took several courses in both fields to enhance my knowledge for whatever subjects I would ...
As an ex-faculty member of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, I can state that the obvious cause of the high tuition rates for undergraduate students at UNL is due primarily to the low faculty teaching loads. My experience indicates the average teaching load is less than two courses per semester, or six ...
University of Nebraska-Lincoln President Hank Bounds testifies about budget cuts in the Nebraska State Capitol on Feb. 14. CHRIS MACHIAN/THE WORLD- ... I am a Nebraskan, a Lincoln kid and a proud graduate of the geography department at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. By now you have the ...
University of Nebraska-Lincoln students at a Wednesday rally called on each other to shift their focus from a single, self-described white nationalist student toward creating a more-inclusive campus for minorities. "We're all students at this special place, and we all want full acceptance," said Anton Gill, ...

Consumer and business confidence both fell in Nebraska during February, according to the latest monthly surveys from the Bureau of Business Research at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Both measures had been near record levels in January. Nebraska's business confidence index fell to 107.4 in ...
Student Jordan Ndam speaks during a rally at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on Feb. 7, 2018, in Lincoln. MATT DIXON/THE WORLD-HERALD. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. A recent rally on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's campus is a great example of the freedom of speech at work.
University of Nebraska-Lincoln President Hank Bounds testifies about budget cuts in the Nebraska State Capitol on Feb. 14. CHRIS MACHIAN/THE WORLD- ... I am a Nebraskan, a Lincoln kid and a proud graduate of the geography department at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. By now you have the ...
Richard Duncan J.D. '76, law, University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Prof. Robert Hockett, law. Rebecca Duncan grad, 3L representative and former president of the Cornell Law School Federalist Society, told The Sun that debates like the one held on Tuesday are aimed at encouraging “hopefully intelligent, ...
Dale Grotelueschen, veterinarian and director of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Great Plains Veterinary Educational Center has been named veterinarian of the year by the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association. Grotelueschen received the award at the NVMA annual convention held recently in ...
Middle-school students participate in the speed round of the Nebraska Southeast Chapter Mathcounts annual competition Saturday at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus Union. KAYLA WOLF, Journal Star. MATHCOUNTS. Buy Now. St. Joseph Catholic School students Calvin Sayre (from left) ...
University of Nebraska-Lincoln's student government is hosting a “Hate Will Not Win” rally Wednesday to send a message of defiance to their fellow Cornhusker, a self-described white nationalist named Daniel Kleve. The action is just the latest in a string of events over the last nine days that started when a ...
Chancellor Ronnie Green listens to students discuss concerns about safety regarding the student white nationalist in the Colonial Room on Feb. 9, 2018. Photo by Ann Milroy · Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. Several of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's top administrators met to hear questions and ...
Gov. Pete Ricketts, R-Neb., has withdrawn honorary “Nebraska Navy” admiralships from two University of Nebraska-Lincoln educators who led a protest against conservative student group. Graduate teaching assistant Courtney Lawton and associate professor Amanda Gailey both made headlines last ...
Ronnie Green, chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, assured his campus Thursday that security is his highest priority while preserving a white nationalist's freedom of speech. Green said through a written statement that UNL Police and other "safety experts" are keeping an eye on the situation.
Lindsay Meyer of Sabetha has been named to the Dean's List/Explore Center List of Distinguished Students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the fall semester of the 2017-18 academic year. Meyer, a sophomore interior design major, was named to the Dean's List for the College of Architecture.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Committee for Fee Allocations approved the budget requests for the Lied Center for Performing Arts and the University Program Council and heard budget presentations from The Daily Nebraskan and The DailyER. The first item on CFA's agenda was to approve the ...
The Governor of Nebraska has rescinded honorary "admiralships" in the state's mythical "navy" that he had bestowed upon two University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty members.
University of Nebraska-Lincoln students and Lincoln community members came together for a “No Nazis on UNL Campus” rally at the Nebraska Union Plaza on Feb. 7. The rally, which was organized by UNL Against Hate, focused on the self-avowed white nationalist and UNL junior Daniel Kleve and his ...
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln said Tuesday it is aware of the activities of a junior student claiming to be “the most active white nationalist in the Nebraska area,” adding it was taking the matter “very seriously.” But students say university leaders have largely ignored their concerns about Daniel J. Kleve, ...
In addition, the ASUN, the student government body at UNL, released a statement Tuesday saying there is "no place for hate at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln." "It has come to our attention that recent actions committed by a student on our campus have incited feelings of unsafety and fear. In response ...
... the council voted Monday evening for the $85 million City Centre proposal. A New York-based developer, Newman Development Group, will build on property now occupied by the Journal Star. Although the land is near the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the 238 apartments will not be aimed at students.
The Sheldon Museum of Art at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln faced a problem as its workers attempted to fit a 12-by-9-foot painting through its loading dock door, which was simply not big enough. The painting, “Dead Plant November 1, 1988,” moved into the museum as a part of the touring exhibition, ...
The developer picked the Journal Star site because of its location, near the Haymarket, near the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and on the P Street corridor, Huston said. "I think this is going to be a very handsome addition to downtown," he said. Some council members questioned the need for additional ...
In 2008, Kaup felt drawn to become a priest while a student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He attended St. Gregory's Seminary in Seward and finished his studies at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Philadelphia in 2015. Growing up in Lincoln, Kaup always knew the story of his mother's decision to ...
Dan was graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy in 1953, attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and earned a BA in Spanish from Stanford University in 1957. He served in the U.S. Navy as a Lieutenant Commander in the Pacific. After serving, he received his MBA from Harvard University in 1961.
A team at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is exploring sweet sorghum ethanol as a future income source for dryland agriculture in western Nebraska. Sweet sorghum is a cultivar of sorghum primarily developed for the harvest of juice. Due to its high sugar content and stability during periods of drought, ...
After the speeches, the crowd walked down 14th Street to the student union at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's City Campus, where Ann McElhinney was the keynote speaker. McElhinney is the author of a book and producer of a movie about Kermit Gosnell, a Pennsylvania doctor who provided illegal, ...
From the classrooms of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to the halls of the U.S. Capitol, UNL professor Glenn Nierman has fought tirelessly to advance the fine arts in public education. During his time as the president of the National Association for Music Education, Nierman extensively lobbied in ...
The UNL Department of Agricultural Economics is asking farmers and ranchers for help in compiling its annual report on Nebraska Farm Custom rates. Every year many farmers and ranchers inquire about prevailing rates paid for custom farm machine operations. The Nebraska Farm Custom Rates reports ...
A study led by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the Chinese Academy of Sciences found that extreme-altitude birds, located in the Tibetan Plateau and the Altiplano Plateau of South America, have evolved efficient systems for delivering oxygen to their tissues. In select areas of South America, ...
The writer is professor emeritus at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a founding member of Nebraskans for Peace. Thanks to The World-Herald for its Jan. 31 commentary, “With nuclear weapons, we're getting too comfortable thinking the unthinkable.” Authors Richard A. Clarke and Steven Andreasen ...
Levin, an author and Willa Cather professor of history at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, did a reading of her first children's book, “The Secret History of How England & Elizabeth I Defeated the Spanish Armada,” at Francie and Finch Bookshop, located at 130 S. 13th St., on Feb. 10. The book is about the ...
In 2014 the University of Nebraska-Lincoln said it planned to do such a climate survey, but it never implemented one. Tami Strickman, Title IX coordinator at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, told the committee at the time that there was discussion of the federal government coming up with a uniform ...
The Committee for Fee Allocations unanimously approved the recommendation for Fund B after an amendment regarding the fee allocations for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Health Center was made. Advisor Stan Campbell began the Thursday, Jan. 25, meeting by presenting the overview for the ...
(AP) University of Nebraska-Lincoln students are working on an app to help Lincoln Public Schools teachers and administrators communicate better in emergencies. The app will be able to help inform teachers about which type of emergency procedures have begun, the Lincoln Journal Star reported . The district has four ...
Manley said some other states have passed bills that contain some free speech provisions. Halloran said legislation might prevent incidents like the one that occurred Aug. 25 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In that episode, which has been widely discussed in Nebraska and elsewhere, a sophomore ...
A committee from the American Association of University Professors will conduct a site visit next month to investigate whether or not the University of Nebraska-Lincoln violated the academic due process of a lecturer removed from the classroom. The AAUP committee will interview top academic officers, ...
Some graduate students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are finding a new way to learn about physics. ... A seminar called Funsize Physics is a new program offered to University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduate students, it was started by the National Science Foundation and spearheaded by Dr.
29 column regarding the termination of Courtney Lawton from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for an aggressive verbal condemnation of a conservative student on campus Professor John Bender wondered if there might be two different First Amendments: one rigorously upheld version for conservative ...
Over the last three election cycles, a whopping 95 percent of political donations from University of Nebraska, Lincoln (UNL) employees have gone to Democrats.
Upperclass students living in double-occupancy rooms at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln could get new block meal plan options at lower costs beginning next year. The NU Board of Regents on Tuesday will set residence hall room and board rates at the university's campuses in Lincoln, Omaha and ...
He received a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2010. He is the son of Tom Downey, Lexington, and Diane Downey, Mooresville, Indiana. Rowe, a farmer with T Rowe, Inc. of Lexington, is a graduate of Lexington High School. He received a bachelor's degree in ...
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln on Friday named Kathy Farrell as the dean of the College of Business. Farrell, who has been a business faculty member at UNL since 1993, led the college as the interim dean for nearly a year after Donde Plowman, the former business college dean, was named ...
A new study by University of Nebraska-Lincoln rangeland ecologists found that within two years, the vegetation growing on the burned ground ...
... talks with Halie Lewin about Turning Point USA outside the Nebraska Union at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on Tuesday, Aug. 29.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is creating a plan to stamp out political bias on campus, led by executive vice chancellor Donde Plowman. Following a fall semester filled with free speech discussions and accusations of political bias, UNL administrators are making an effort to bring a more inviting ...
Two Lincoln high school students claimed top honors at the 28th annual UNL Math Day on Thursday on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln ...
"That's a reallocation," said UNL Spokesman Steve Smith. "It reduces our reliance on the state's allocated funds, but it maintains those salaries ...


 

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