UNO Officials and Arts and Sciences Faculty Travel to Lima, Peru to Expand Students' Global Engagement Opportunities
UNO officials, including Dean David Boocker, pictured here with faculty from OLLAS (the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies) and Biology, traveled to Lima, Peru on Saturday, Nov. 3, to sign an inter-university agreement with the Universidad Antonio Ruiz de Montoya. The agreement will help institutionalize global engagement opportunities for students, faculty and the Metropolitan community at large.
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Welcome from the Dean
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David Boocker, Ph.D
Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
University of Nebraska at Omaha
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