As the only degree of its kind in Nebraska and one of less than five in the entire country, UNO’s new Bachelor of Science in Biomechanics is a continuation of UNO’s commitment to cutting-edge research.
Located in the School of HPER, Dr. Dustin Slivka is simulating extreme weather conditions, developing muscular research at the cellular level.
Omaha World Herald OpEd, written by Nancy Edick, Lois G. Roskens Dean, highlights the connection between COE & MOEC for educational excellence in our community.
From service learning opportunities to mock interviews, Nitchals credits her experiences in COE to the success she's found in achieving her goals.
Amelia Squires, STEM Outreach Coordinator, spent a week at NASA's Johnson Space Center at the LiftOff Summer Institute. Now she's back & ready to share her new expertise after learning about aerospace from NASA engineers and astronauts.
The award is given annually to 15 OPS teachers who demonstrate exceptional dedication to their students and classrooms.
Dr. Sarah Edwards, Teacher Education Department Chair, explains how COE's relationship with AACTE and CAEP, accrediting bodies, helps keep target in focus by addressing the dynamics that go into preparing teacher candidates for the classroom.
Through the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program, UNO will be able to provide stronger guidance for high school-level math teachers in an innovative collaboration model between the College of Education and the College of Arts and Sciences.
"For a beginning teacher, navigating the world of a new school environment can be difficult. The experience brings up a myriad of question and concerns-from how to inspire students to adapting to unique student needs. UNO's College of Education's partnership with the Metropolitan Omaha Educational Consortium serves to address these issues for new educators so they can find success and confidence."