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Salon.com
Football culture grows up: Response to Baylor’s firing of Art Briles shows that justice finally more important than winning gamesthat Baylor is a holier-than-thou private institution that sneers at public sch
Football culture grows up: Response to Baylor’s firing of Art Briles shows that justice finally more important than winning games
Salon.com / Posted 15 hours ago
that Baylor is a holier-than-thou private institution that sneers at public schools. Jon Johnston, an SB blogger at a University of Nebraska fan blog, writers that Baylor acted like “things like sexual violence don’t happen at Baylor because... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
NJC commencement award winners announcedState College — Chadron State Community College Scholarship; Chadron State Rode
NJC commencement award winners announced
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
State College — Chadron State Community College Scholarship; Chadron State Rodeo Scholarship • Scott Platt of Longmont: University of Nebraska - Kearney — Baseball Athletic Scholarship • Hadassah Lindstadt of Sterling: University of Northern... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Richmond named dean of UNT College of MusicTexas College of Music has hired a new dean. Dr. John Richmond, the director o
Richmond named dean of UNT College of Music
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Texas College of Music has hired a new dean. Dr. John Richmond, the director of the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, will begin his tenure as the UNT music school dean on Aug. 1. His UNT predecessor, James C.... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Sidney trio to receive Chad Neinhueser Scholarshipsgo to Jacob Schaub, Genessa Schilz, and Emily Mahr all seniors at Sidney High S
Sidney trio to receive Chad Neinhueser Scholarships
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted yesterday
go to Jacob Schaub, Genessa Schilz, and Emily Mahr all seniors at Sidney High School. Jacob is planning to attend the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and will be majoring in computer engineering. Genessa plans to attend Chadron State College... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New therapy may reduce stroke risk in severe sickle cell disease patientshe's suffered three strokes and countless other health episodes. A therapy now
New therapy may reduce stroke risk in severe sickle cell disease patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
he's suffered three strokes and countless other health episodes. A therapy now available through Nebraska Medicine and the University of Nebraska Medical Center, will significantly reduce the risk of stroke for children and adults with severe... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Hamilton: Orwell’s world: Is your computer acting strangely?Hall of Fame, the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma University Army
Hamilton: Orwell’s world: Is your computer acting strangely?
SkyHi Daily News / Posted yesterday
Hall of Fame, the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma University Army ROTC Wall of Fame, and is a recipient of the University of Nebraska 2015 Alumni Achievement Award. He was educated at the University of Oklahoma, the Army Language... Read more
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Columbia Star
Westwood drama students to represent S.C. at National Thespian Festival in Lincoln, Nebraska | May 27, 2016close to $1,000 from their performance of Little Shop of Horrors; although, it
Westwood drama students to represent S.C. at National Thespian Festival in Lincoln, Nebraska | May 27, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted yesterday
close to $1,000 from their performance of Little Shop of Horrors; although, it will cost each student $1,380 to stay at the University of Nebraska dorms and to fly to the state. “In addition to competing and watching other performances, we will be... Read more
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The Lovell Chronicle
LHS honors top athletes at spring awards nightplans to attend Utah State University in Logan and major in pre-dentistry, then
LHS honors top athletes at spring awards night
The Lovell Chronicle / Posted yesterday
plans to attend Utah State University in Logan and major in pre-dentistry, then attend either Creighton University or the University of Nebraska to complete his dentistry education. Thanks issued Koritnik began the evening by thanking many... Read more
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Business Wire
Alkermes Appoints Nancy Snyderman, M.D., to Board of DirectorsHealth at Stanford University and a Consulting Professor of Medical Communicati
Alkermes Appoints Nancy Snyderman, M.D., to Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Health at Stanford University and a Consulting Professor of Medical Communication in the School of Public Health at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Dr. Snyderman co-founded the Stanford University-NBC News Global Media Fellowship. In... Read more
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KERA North Texas
O'Keeffe Museum Acquires Rarely-Seen Work By The Famed Artistthe Kunsthaus Zurich in 2003–04, the painting had not been on view since 1954,
O'Keeffe Museum Acquires Rarely-Seen Work By The Famed Artist
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
the Kunsthaus Zurich in 2003–04, the painting had not been on view since 1954, when it was displayed at the gallery at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. It had previously been included in her 1946 retrospective at New York's Museum of Modern... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
O'Keeffe Museum Acquires Rarely-Seen Work By The Famed Artistthe Kunsthaus Zurich in 2003–04, the painting had not been on view since 1954,
O'Keeffe Museum Acquires Rarely-Seen Work By The Famed Artist
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
the Kunsthaus Zurich in 2003–04, the painting had not been on view since 1954, when it was displayed at the gallery at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. It had previously been included in her 1946 retrospective at New York's Museum of Modern... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
LU's Sewell to attend Harvard summer instituteor Political Science departments at Fort Valley State, the University of West G
LU's Sewell to attend Harvard summer institute
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
or Political Science departments at Fort Valley State, the University of West Georgia, Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Nebraska, Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College and Albany State University. He's the founding executive... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Afraid of floods and hackers? Put your data in space.data storage in orbit, but in 1990 it extended patents to space, said Frans von
Afraid of floods and hackers? Put your data in space.
Computer World Australia / Posted 2 days ago
data storage in orbit, but in 1990 it extended patents to space, said Frans von der Dunk, a professor of space law at the University of Nebraska. “Looking towards the future, that gap could always be filled.” Join the Computerworld n... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Big 12 decathlon champ has Newton tiesletterman at Bondurant High School. He competed in football, basketball, track
Big 12 decathlon champ has Newton ties
Newton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
letterman at Bondurant High School. He competed in football, basketball, track and baseball. Sanderson is going to the University of Nebraska in Lincoln for his master’s degree. He plans to be a college athletic director. Contact Jocelyn... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Regional baseball: Comets always ready to rallyare able to stay relaxed knowing the offense has their backs. “It’s great to b
Regional baseball: Comets always ready to rally
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 2 days ago
are able to stay relaxed knowing the offense has their backs. “It’s great to be a pitcher on this team,” said Shawver, a University of Nebraska recruit. “I never get stressed out. Once you get this deep in the tournament, there are no bad teams... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
UNO baseball takes home conference player of the year, pitcher of the year honorsThe University of Nebraska-Omaha baseball team won a number of conference award
UNO baseball takes home conference player of the year, pitcher of the year honors
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 3 days ago
The University of Nebraska-Omaha baseball team won a number of conference awards when the Summit League unveiled its end-of-year accolades Tuesday. Clayton Taylor, who attended Omaha's Mount Michael Benedictine High School, took home Player of the... Read more
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Deseret News
Cultural advisers help Hollywood rework Muslim stereotypesAs part of his “Islam in Film” class at the University of Nebraska, religious s
Cultural advisers help Hollywood rework Muslim stereotypes
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
As part of his “Islam in Film” class at the University of Nebraska, religious studies professor Kristian Petersen screens movies such as “The Hurt Locker” (2008), “Argo” (2012) and “American Sniper” (2014) to make the point that depictions of Muslims... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Cody-Kilgore woman graduates high school, community collegeIsland and is preparing to take more classes through the community college this
Cody-Kilgore woman graduates high school, community college
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Island and is preparing to take more classes through the community college this summer. She will begin studying at the University of Nebraska at Kearney in the fall. Her goal is to earn a master’s degree by age 23. Like this story to send to... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Stompers opens spring training with high hopesstaff. Ayoub accumulated a .314 batting average to go along with 16 homers and
Stompers opens spring training with high hopes
Petluma360.com / Posted 4 days ago
staff. Ayoub accumulated a .314 batting average to go along with 16 homers and 77 RBIs during his collegiate career at the University of Nebraska-Keaney. He was also named to the All-MIAA Team. On the infield, the Stompers will hope that hot... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
USC Upstate names three finalists for chancellorsince 2012. He has previously worked in administrative roles at Auburn Universi
USC Upstate names three finalists for chancellor
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
since 2012. He has previously worked in administrative roles at Auburn University-Montgomery, East Carolina University, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Marshall University and Mississippi State University.�He has been heavily involved in... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Montgomery repeats as Class C pole vault championrecent years. In 2012 and 2013, it was won by Hershey's Brooke Frederick,who is
Montgomery repeats as Class C pole vault champion
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
recent years. In 2012 and 2013, it was won by Hershey's Brooke Frederick,who is currently a junior on the track team at the University of Nebraska-Kearney. Frederick's vault of 11'6 1/2" three years ago at state remains the Class C state meet... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Biologist, vet tech is NCTA Aggie of the YearMichelle Connelly was preparing to graduate in biology at the University of Neb
Biologist, vet tech is NCTA Aggie of the Year
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Michelle Connelly was preparing to graduate in biology at the University of Nebraska-Kearney when she made a career move ideally suited for the Grand Island native. Animal health and pet care seemed to be calling her name. The graduate of Grand... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Marietta names UNI leader Dr. William Ruud as its 19th presidentDakota. He earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration and a Ph.D. in O
Marietta names UNI leader Dr. William Ruud as its 19th president
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 7 days ago
Dakota. He earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration and a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior/Management from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Dr. Ruud is also a proud U.S. Army veteran, serving as an Armor and Adjutant General... Read more
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The Times Leader
Robinson enjoys impressive showing at B1GsDevil made her way onto the awards podium as a collegiate athlete at last weeke
Robinson enjoys impressive showing at B1Gs
The Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Devil made her way onto the awards podium as a collegiate athlete at last weekend's Big Ten Championship meet held at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. Robinson finished third in the shot put with a career-best mark of 54-ft-2 to secure her... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Are women warriors or weaklings?culture, it's the "Wimpy Glenn Close" storyline that has sandbagged our college
Are women warriors or weaklings?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
culture, it's the "Wimpy Glenn Close" storyline that has sandbagged our college campuses. How else can one explain the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's "Think Before You Speak" campaign, which equates saying things like "man up" and "hey guys"... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Native American Student Files Lawsuit Against Mid Central To 'Bring Justice' To Her PeopleGEAR UP college readiness program in helping Native American students. Black B
Native American Student Files Lawsuit Against Mid Central To 'Bring Justice' To Her People
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 8 days ago
GEAR UP college readiness program in helping Native American students. Black Bear, who is now a college student at the University of Nebraska, is suing Mid Central Educational Cooperative for breach of contract, claiming that she and other... Read more
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Orange County Register
Police union sues L.A., police chief, saying he unduly influences discipline processnot commonly used at other departments across the country, said Samuel Walker,
Police union sues L.A., police chief, saying he unduly influences discipline process
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
not commonly used at other departments across the country, said Samuel Walker, a retired criminal justice professor at the University of Nebraska and an expert on police accountability. He said such boards are viewed as a way to mitigate... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville Jazz Piano Competition set for Thursday at the Florida Theatrefrom the University of South Florida. He lives in Lincoln, Neb., where he earne
Jacksonville Jazz Piano Competition set for Thursday at the Florida Theatre
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
from the University of South Florida. He lives in Lincoln, Neb., where he earned a doctorate of jazz studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. ■ Takeshi Ohbayashi developed an interest in jazz while studying film scoring and... Read more
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CBS News
What's up with this spider's enormous eyes?peepers to survive in the wild, said study lead researcher Jay Stafstrom, a doc
What's up with this spider's enormous eyes?
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
peepers to survive in the wild, said study lead researcher Jay Stafstrom, a doctoral student of biological sciences at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The study also showed that the other six, small eyes don't provide much compensation in... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
1 man dead after Thursday morning shootingresponded to a shots fired call around 4:30 a.m. Police said they located a vi
1 man dead after Thursday morning shooting
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 8 days ago
responded to a shots fired call around 4:30 a.m. Police said they located a victim on scene and transported him to the University of Nebraska Medical Center with CPR in progress. The victim later died due to his injuries. Police said the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
New MC president begins in JulyDakota. He earned a Master's degree in Business Administration and a Ph.D. in O
New MC president begins in July
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
Dakota. He earned a Master's degree in Business Administration and a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior/Management from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. A U.S. Army veteran, serving as an Armor and Adjutant General officer from 1978-81, Ruud... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Ruud ready for Marietta College presidencyDakota. He earned a Master's degree in Business Administration and a Ph.D. in O
Ruud ready for Marietta College presidency
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Dakota. He earned a Master's degree in Business Administration and a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior/Management from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. A U.S. Army veteran, serving as an Armor and Adjutant General officer from 1978-81, Ruud... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Marietta College hires new presidentDakota. He earned a Master's degree in Business Administration and a Ph.D. in O
Marietta College hires new president
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
Dakota. He earned a Master's degree in Business Administration and a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior/Management from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. A U.S. Army veteran, serving as an Armor and Adjutant General officer from 1978-81, Ruud... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
JOYCE E. JESSENfrom Sidney High School in 1944. Joyce taught country school in district #80 a
JOYCE E. JESSEN
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
from Sidney High School in 1944. Joyce taught country school in district #80 and district #68 before attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, graduating in 1949. She also took summer courses at Chadron State Teachers College and... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Hamilton: The world, not going to go awayHall of Fame, the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma University Army
Hamilton: The world, not going to go away
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Hall of Fame, the Colorado Aviation Hall of Fame, the Oklahoma University Army ROTC Wall of Fame, and is a recipient of the University of Nebraska 2015 Alumni Achievement Award. He was educated at the University of Oklahoma, the Army Language... Read more
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NBC News
Cancer Drug Keytruda Keeps Some Patients Alive For 3 Yearshuge benefit over what we have seen in the past," said ASCO president Dr. Julie
Cancer Drug Keytruda Keeps Some Patients Alive For 3 Years
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
huge benefit over what we have seen in the past," said ASCO president Dr. Julie Vose, a specialist in blood cancers at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. "For some of those patients, it is likely that their cancer never will come... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
82-foot glass tower to be built by Omaha artist for Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Centerof art and medicine," Dr. Jim Linder, chair of the Creative Board for KANEKO an
82-foot glass tower to be built by Omaha artist for Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 9 days ago
of art and medicine," Dr. Jim Linder, chair of the Creative Board for KANEKO and former interim president for the University of Nebraska, said in the release. "The pattern in the tower matches what we see in the laboratory. It is very... Read more
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PhysOrg
Testing proves giant eyes of net-casting spider help with nocturnal foragingprey at night. In their paper published in the journal Biology Letters, Jay Sta
Testing proves giant eyes of net-casting spider help with nocturnal foraging
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
prey at night. In their paper published in the journal Biology Letters, Jay Stafstrom and Eileen Hebets, both with the University of Nebraska, describe field and lab experiments they carried out that showed the purpose of the oversized... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
USC's Knott Named to Rimington Watch Liston Saturday, January 14, 2017. Dave Rimington, the award's namesake, was a con
USC's Knott Named to Rimington Watch List
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
on Saturday, January 14, 2017. Dave Rimington, the award's namesake, was a consensus first-team All-America center at the University of Nebraska in 1981 and 1982, during which time he became the John Outland Trophy's only double winner as the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Baylor’s Fuller Named to Rimington Trophy Spring Watch Listbe the winner. The Rimington Trophy is name for Dave Rimington, who was a cons
Baylor’s Fuller Named to Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 days ago
be the winner. The Rimington Trophy is name for Dave Rimington, who was a consensus first-team All-America center at the University of Nebraska in 1981 and 1982, during which time he became the John Outland Trophy's only double winner as the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Tall Blacks name 14-man squadin the front court. Guard Tai Webster, younger brother of Corey, returns after
Tall Blacks name 14-man squad
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
in the front court. Guard Tai Webster, younger brother of Corey, returns after a breakout season in his Junior year at the University of Nebraska. He is joined in the backcourt by Ethan Rustbatch, Shea Ili, Jarrod Kenny and Everard... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Garelick: In voting, as in life, don't fall for 'can-do' fantasycatastrophic. Rhonda Garelick is a visiting professor in comparative literatur
Garelick: In voting, as in life, don't fall for 'can-do' fantasy
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
catastrophic. Rhonda Garelick is a visiting professor in comparative literature at Princeton University and a professor of English at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Her latest book is “Mademoiselle: Coco Chanel and the Pulse of H... Read more
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USA Today
LendingClub's travails could cast long shadow on industryinto those sites don’t have a good appreciation of the risk,” said professor St
LendingClub's travails could cast long shadow on industry
USA Today / Posted 10 days ago
into those sites don’t have a good appreciation of the risk,” said professor Steve Bradford, a securities law expert at the University of Nebraska College of Law. "There’s a lot of people out there who don’t understand that fairly basic... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
ASU's Mondie Named to Rimington Trophy Spring Watch Listfight against cystic fibrosis. Dave Rimington, the award's namesake, was a con
ASU's Mondie Named to Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
fight against cystic fibrosis. Dave Rimington, the award's namesake, was a consensus first-team All-America center at the University of Nebraska in 1981 and 1982, during which time he became the John Outland Trophy's only double winner as the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
State's Mondie Named to Rimington Trophy Spring Watch Listfight against cystic fibrosis. Dave Rimington, the award's namesake, was a con
State's Mondie Named to Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 10 days ago
fight against cystic fibrosis. Dave Rimington, the award's namesake, was a consensus first-team All-America center at the University of Nebraska in 1981 and 1982, during which time he became the John Outland Trophy's only double winner as the... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
'Marketing Hometown America' program gearing upmeetings will bring the community together for the major marketing push, said D
'Marketing Hometown America' program gearing up
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
meetings will bring the community together for the major marketing push, said Dutton, who is an extension educator with the University of Nebraska Extension Service. He was chosen to spearhead the "Marketing Hometown America" initiative in the... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
UNL commencement includes area studentsLINCOLN, Neb. -- The University of Nebraska-Lincoln granted 2,816 degrees durin
UNL commencement includes area students
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb. -- The University of Nebraska-Lincoln granted 2,816 degrees during historic commencement exercises May 6 and 7. The graduates are from 43 states, the District of Columbia and 45 countries. The following is a list of area graduates.... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge DA Moore promising transparency in police shooting investigationswall of secrecy — it looks like a model effort here,” said Samuel Walker, a ret
Baton Rouge DA Moore promising transparency in police shooting investigations
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
wall of secrecy — it looks like a model effort here,” said Samuel Walker, a retired professor of criminal justice at the University of Nebraska at Omaha who testified about police shootings to the President’s Task Force. “This is long... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Ed Trumble, man behind Boulder's Leanin' Tree, honored with lifetime achievement awardblew all the time." Leanin' Tree was Trumble's second brush with the greeting
Ed Trumble, man behind Boulder's Leanin' Tree, honored with lifetime achievement award
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
blew all the time." Leanin' Tree was Trumble's second brush with the greeting card industry. After graduating from the University of Nebraska, he was offered a job at Hallmark in Kansas City. But after a visit to Denver, he resigned his post... Read more
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The Financial Express
Apple’s latest innovation: A big stake for Berkshire HathawayWeschler or Todd Combs. The Apple stake was worth about $900 million on Monday.
Apple’s latest innovation: A big stake for Berkshire Hathaway
The Financial Express / Posted 10 days ago
Weschler or Todd Combs. The Apple stake was worth about $900 million on Monday. George Morgan, who teaches finance at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, said the size of the Apple investment makes it unlikely to be Buffett’s who focuses on... Read more
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