NuTek Food Science, which develops technology-driven solutions for healthier foods, will locate its research and development office at Nebraska Innovation Campus later this year, Dan Duncan, NIC’s executive director, announced.
The summer of 2015 is being cemented as one of the busiest in terms of upgrading UNL's 35-plus miles of paved pedestrian pathways.
To mark the start of an emerging partnership between UNL and Brazilian early childhood researchers, the Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and Schools will host Ricardo Paes de Barros, a leading Brazilian economist, for a 10 a.m. presentation Aug. 11 at the Nebraska Union.
UNL will grant degrees to nearly 750 students the summer all-university commencement ceremony beginning at 9 a.m. Aug. 15 in Pinnacle Bank Arena.
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Big Events on Campus
UNL ecologist John DeLong has co-authored the first study to quantify the relationship between human population growth and energy use on an international scale.
UNL students Alex Mallory and Rebekka Schlichting joined Native youths from around the country at the White House earlier this month for the inaugural Tribal Youth Gathering.
Jay A. Puckett, V.O. Smith Professor of Civil and Architectural Engineering at the University of Wyoming, has been named director of the Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction at UNL. He will begin Aug. 17.
NU President Hank Bounds said July 14 that he has selected leading executive search firm Isaacson, Miller to assist in the national search for the next UNL chancellor. Chancellor Harvey Perlman has announced his plans to step down in 2016 after leading UNL through an era of significant growth and progress.