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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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Nukes or no nukes? Iran simulation teaches high-stakes lesson

Students in Tyler White’s national security honors class study a satellite image of an ambiguous-looking building. They have unconfirmed reports that this is a nuclear enrichment facility in Iran. Their team’s mission is to sort through the conflicting information and to brief policymakers.

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National symposium at Lied to address diversity, inclusion

Leaders and representatives from major U.S. universities will gather at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Lied Center for Performing Arts for a comprehensive discussion about diversity and inclusion. The three-day symposium, from Dec. 6-8, will feature opportunities for interaction with the public and university community.

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Nebraska celebrates International Education Week

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is celebrating International Education Week with a series of events through Nov. 18.

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Housing to host International Education Week festival

As part of International Education Week, University Housing is hosting an Intercultural Education Festival, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 18 in the University Suites Multipurpose Room.

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Undergrad pursues research with German fellowship

Sierra Hansen earned a highly competitive fellowship through the German Academic Exchange Service’s Research Internships in Science and Engineering program, similar to the United States’ Fulbright program. The program aims to create goodwill and professional relationships between Germany and North America.

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British historian visits Nebraska

In 2015, a Fulbright award allowed University of Nebraska-Lincoln historian Carole Levin to travel to the United Kingdom and ensconce herself in the University of York. That Fulbright is still paying dividends to students with a visit of well-known Tudor historian John Cooper.

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