Participate in the UNO Claussen-Leahy Run & Walk on Saturday, April 26, at Stinson Park in Aksarben Village! This year’s college/department winner will receive a trophy, get their team picture taken, win the rights to display the trophy for the year in their college/department, and have lunch catered for their team.
Service Learning students are demonstrating their findings through a Photo Gallery Walk of the Glacier Creek Preserve; taking a trip to Mosaic to meet and create healthy cookbooks to be distributed to Mosaic’s students and families; presenting their research findings in regards to their “We the People” P-16 service learning project to Omaha City Officials; collaborating with Omaha South Magnet HS students on a play entitled iDream; working with the Partnership for Kids organization to assist 8th graders from McMillan Middle School with professional development; continuing their collaborative work this semester on building tools for youth development and learning ways to perform better academically; and are participate in a Cleaning-up Your Neighborhood Park activity within their Student Government project today.
The College of IS&T Roundtable presents Martha Palmer, Ph.D., from the University of Colorado. Her presentation is titled, "Beyond Shallow Semantics." Pizza and soda provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Don't forget to RSVP!
NFC’s President and CEO, Dave Newell, along with former graduates of the Grace Abbott School of Social Work, will be present to answer questions from those who are considering pursuing careers or who work in the social work and human services fields.
Do you have questions about your human subject research study or the IRB submission process? Need assistance with your IRB application? Stop by the IRB office hours on the dates listed, no appointment needed! The office hours are from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. today.
The Political Science Department will be hosting a retirement reception for Dr. Meredith Bacon. The event will be held in the Chancellor’s Room in the Milo Bail Student Center.
Lucy Morrison, Ph.D., is an associate professor of English at Salisbury University in Maryland where she also served as associate director of the Honors Program. She will be on campus today for an open forum, which is open to all UNO faculty, staff, and students.
Continue celebrating Earth Week with UNO by attending the electronics recycling drive with Green Basis.
Celebrate National Poetry Month tonight with UNO students! They will be reading their own poetry at the KANEKO-UNO Library. Desserts and refreshments will be provided, and this event is free and open to the public.
UNO retiree Robert Krenzer passed away on April 19. He worked at UNO from February 6, 1950, until his retirement on March 19, 1980. While at UNO he worked in the Plant Operations Department.