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Nebraska joins elite list of host institutions for U.S.-Africa program

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has joined a top list of American institutions that will host a group from the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders this summer.

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University issues statement, advisory following presidential order

Following President Trump's executive order barring entry to the United States by those coming from seven Muslim-majority countries, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln issued the following statement and shared an advisory with its international community of scholars. The International Student and Scholar Office is available to meet with you for any questions or concerns you may have. 

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Students visit Panama for sustainability project

Twelve students in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Global Immersion program spent winter break in Panama helping a teak tree plantation.

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Lunar New Year celebration Jan. 26

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln will host a Lunar New Year celebration from 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 26 in the Centennial Room of the Nebraska Union.

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Zeng lands trio of journal covers

Three weeks. Three papers. Three covers.

Xiao Cheng Zeng may not have a formula for world-class research, but the chemist’s recent work is yielding positive reactions from some of his discipline’s most prestigious academic journals.

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International Spotlight talent show is Feb. 4

The Intercultural Aides and International Engagement Office will be hosting the International Spotlight talent show from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Feb. 4 in the Nebraska Union, Centennial Room.

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U.S. News ranks online programs at Nebraska among nation’s best

Led by its online graduate education program in the College of Education and Human Sciences, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln placed several programs highly in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 Best Online Programs rankings.

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500+ national news mentions at Nebraska in '16

More than 500 national news stories mentioned the university, its people and its programs during 2016. 

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Swedish Academy of Sciences honors Cassman

The Swedish Academy of Sciences has named University of Nebraska-Lincoln agronomist Kenneth Cassman the recipient of the 2017 Bertebos Prize for promoting education and research in the food chain.

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Fritz awarded elite visiting professorship in Sweden

A trans-Atlantic research network stemming back to graduate school has led Sherilyn Fritz to a prestigious visiting professorship at Sweden’s Lund University.

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