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Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has named UNL among its Top 100 Best Values in Public Colleges for 2016. The university checked in at No. 75, joining 12 other Big Ten schools on the annual list. It is the 12th straight year that UNL has appeared in Kiplinger Top 100.
BestColleges.com was recently featured in the online UNL in its publication of the Best Online Colleges in Nebraska for 2016, ranked at number 1. BestColleges.com compiled information collected from IPEDS and the College Navigator, both of which are hosted on the National Center for Education Statistics platform.
Quilt protection at the International Quilt Study Center and Museum is extremely cool. Forty below zero actually — cold enough to burn exposed human skin and eliminate fabric-munching creepy crawlies.
Space industry leaders gather in Washington, D.C., for a University of Nebraska-sponsored conference to discuss how to regulate business activity in outer space.
We've been listed in the sixth annual report of the top 20% of schools nationwide that deliver the best experience for military students.
The 2014 rankings, released May 20, are in their second year and are designed to help veterans identify high-quality online degree programs that suit their educational needs.
The online MBA program at UNL's College of Business Administration was No. 12 in the world in the Financial Times' inaugural ranking of business schools. UNL's program also was No. 2 in the world for its value, according to the publication.
The national award recognizes a scholar for outstanding theoretical and/or applied research publications that contribute to the national body of knowledge about community colleges.
The Graduate Education, Bachelor of Science in Applied Science and Master of Business Administration programs rose significantly in the rankings, while the Master of Engineering made its debut.
Companies are collecting volumes of data like never before, about everything from customer shopping habits to how people use the internet to other aspects of life. Managers need to know how to analyze customer behavior – though the amount of data can be overwhelming. The College of Business Administration is offering a solution to this problem by launching 4 business analytics courses. The courses, offered online, will prepare business leaders to solve specific business problems by analyzing big data.
Several faculty who teach online courses for the University of Nebraska–Lincoln recently received the 2013 College Distinguished Teaching Award. This award is presented annually in recognition of consistent excellence in teaching.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Department of Teaching, Learning and Teacher Education has been selected to receive the 2013 University-wide Departmental Teaching Award (UDTA) from the University of Nebraska, NU President James B. Milliken announced today.
The UNL Teaching Council & Parents Association recently announced that Dr. Bob Mathiasen has been nominated by one or more students to receive a "Certificate of Recognition for Contributions to Students." A reception in honor of recipients is being held on campus February 8, 2013. Bob is our College On-Call Coordinator & Academic Adviser. Congratulations Bob!
University of Nebraska–Lincoln was named one of the top 100 Best Values in Public Colleges by Kiplinger's Personal Finance for 2012. The report features schools that deliver a quality education at an affordable price.
UNL was recently ranked #3 by U.S. News & World Report for Best Online Graduate Business Programs for Veterans!
UNL’s online Master of Engineering concentration in Engineering Management has earned the #14 spot in SuperScholar.org’s Smart Choice ranking of the top 25 schools for online engineering management degree programs.
The most recent rankings of Best Online Graduate Business (MBA) Programs by U.S. News & World Report places UNL as the second-highest ranked institution in the Big Ten, #17 nationally.
Two University of Nebraska–Lincoln faculty were recently honored with Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance Awards.
As education continues to embrace technology, some feel the iPad is a product that can facilitate student learning.
Through the Armed Forces Pest Management Board, the U.S. Department of Defense continues to emphasize pest management, and each branch of the military has professionals in place charged with managing policies and information pertaining to the issue.
When senior Josh Beckman started AGRO 488 online in September 2012 he didn’t realize how much he would learn—and earn—by the end of the semester thanks to the course.
Three University of Nebraska–Lincoln online programs recently earned spots in the top 200 of their respective categories in the U.S. News & World Report 2013 Best Online Education Program rankings.
David Harwood, a geologist and professor at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, was recently featured in the Daily Nebraskan for his studies of global climate change and his efforts with ANDRILL, an international project that collects sediment samples by drilling through ice shelves in the Antarctic.
When Ben Lytle entered the workforce in 2011 after graduating with his bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, he had no idea he would end up in a special education graduate program for vision impairments just a year later.
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln (UNL) has formalized a partnership with four international universities to provide the International Family Studies online master’s program, which allows students to focus their master’s degree on the unique needs of families worldwide.
Technology is advancing rapidly, as is its place in education. It’s now common to have entire classes play out on Blackboard wikis and blogs, with electronic submissions and digital media content. But does technology actually enhance learning, or do some professors rely on these tools for the wrong reasons?