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.
An upcoming scientific paper by a group of UNO scientists led by Dr. Jeff French has clearly shown that 'science' has no rigid proscriptions for what male and female roles are or what they should be in nature. More Information.
Daddy Long Legs: The Natural Education of a Father follows Price's rediscovery of what it means to be a father after a heart attack scare forces him to re-evaluate what is important in life. More Information
Peggy Jones (right), artist, playwright, and associate professor of Black Studies was awarded the Mary Ann Lamanna award for Excellence in Women's Studies for 2013. More Information
Dr. Joshua Darr and one of his chemistry students will examine how water gets taken up and released by salt aerosols, which is significant because the water content of the aerosols can affect both their optical properties and chemical reactivity. More Information
Buchelt's article "'Delicate Fantasy' and 'Vulgar Reality': Undermining Romance and Complicating Identity in Bram Stoker's The Snake's Pass" chosen as "most likely to be consulted by future scholars." More Information
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