College of Education News
Monday, April 22, 2019
Early Childhood Inclusive Major Prepares Aspiring Educators
A new degree program in the College of Education is growing the field, providing high-quality skills to Omaha’s early childhood workforce.
Biomechanics professor receives nearly $500K from the NIH to study role of assistive devices in stroke recovery
Assistant Professor of Biomechanics Dr. Brian Knarr was recently awarded a competitive NIH R15 research grant to study role of assistive devices during stroke recovery.
UNO Magazine: High School Students Get a Head Start in Athletic Training
Each year, UNO helps high school students from across Nebraska explore a career path in Athletic Training
H&K Students Inspired by Soccer and Sports Medicine-Focused Global Service Experience
In March, a group of nine students from the School of Health and Kinesiology (H&K) traveled far beyond the classroom—and the country—for a soccer and sports medicine-focused service learning experience.
UNO Library Science Program Ranked #1 by Best College Reviews
UNO offers the #1 Online Bachelor’s Degree in Library Science, as ranked by Best College Reviews.
Watch and Listen
Omaha Elementary Teachers Bring Biomechanics Into the Classroom With BODYMODELS Project
Omaha-area elementary teachers joined UNO faculty to develop a biomechanics curriculum to implement in their classrooms this fall.
The Maverick Minute: Biomechanics with Dr. Nick
Chancellor Gold welcomes Dr. Nick Stergiou to discuss biomechanics and the upcoming expansion efforts.
Faculty Focus: Sandra Rodríguez-Arroyo
Sandra Rodríguez-Arroyo, assistant professor of Teacher Education, discusses the importance of readying future educators for teaching English language learners
COE in the News
- OWH: COE Distinguished Alumnus Dr. Mark Adler champions #BeKind Day
- Omaha Magazine: COE Distinguished Alumna Stacie Tovar is Omaha’s CrossFit star
- UNMC Newsroom: 90,000 Nebraska students reached through collaborative project called uBEATS
- UNMC Newsroom: Biomechanics partnering with UNMC's health care accelerator program
- OWH: Regents approve $11.6 million privately-funded addition to Biomechanics Research Building