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Kiplinger Names UNL a Best Value (2016)  »

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.


UNL on List of Best Online Colleges 2016 »

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.


Museum Uses Hands-On Approach To Protect Quilts »

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 Law Conference to Explore Asteroid Mining, Space Business »

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.


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We're A 2015 Military Friendly School »

We've been listed in the sixth annual report of the top 20% of schools nationwide that deliver the best experience for military students.


Online MBA, Financial Times' #12 In The World »

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.

CBA to Offer Business Analytics Program »

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.

Online/Blended Faculty Earn Teaching Awards »

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.

TLTE Wins University-Wide Award »

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.

Online & Distance Education Staff in the News »

Online & Distance Education Staff in the NewsThe 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!

UNL again a Kiplinger’s ‘Best Value’ (2012) »

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.

Online MBA in the News »

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.

Military Personnel Gain Critical Entomology Content Through UNL »

Military personnel gain critical entomology contentThrough 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.

Geologist & Professor Brings Antarctic Climate Course Online »

Geologist & professor brings antarctic climate course onlineDavid 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.

Online Graduate Programs Convenient for Educators »

Ben Lytle 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.

Graduate Specialization Available Through Global Partnership »

Yan Ruth XiaThe 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.

UNL Professors explore cutting-edge technology in education »

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?

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