Training this generation's space, cyber and telecommunications lawyers. [ Link ] #NUforNE
“It makes our throughput faster and our capacity higher and we can get diagnoses faster. Then we can treat faster and more appropriately, whether it’s choosing the right antibiotic or vaccine or some other intervention.” -Dustin Loy, faculty supervisor of bacteriology

New equipment speeds response to animal diseases
In the news this week at NEBRASKA.
Wow! $173,454.26 raised by Dance Marathon participants this year! Each cent raised goes toward new cardiac care units at Omaha Children’s Hospital & Medical Center. Amazing work by all involved.
Leading research to improve transportation safety in Nebraska and other rural areas. [ Link ] #NUforNE
Leading research to determine what families/schools/communities can do to help children succeed. [ Link ] #NUforNE
A new collaboration is allowing University of Nebraska-Lincoln students to create and venture into virtual reality worlds. Full story ›› [ Link ]
As we install a new chancellor the entire university community renews its commitment to serve the people of Nebraska with teaching, research and outreach.

Installation ceremony for Chancellor Green is April 6
It's Valentine's Day! Check out our HUSKER LOVE SONGS playlist on Spotify ›› [ Link ].
"I believe it gives girls with disabilities another opportunity to gain confidence in a supportive and fun environment. It focuses on their abilities, rather than their disabilities. The participants also get paired with buddies which is a good promotion of inclusion because it helps us understand disabilities and realize that we all have similarities." Maddie Lorenzen, senior speech-language...
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Student directs her fifth and final Miss Amazing pageant
Nominations for the Chancellor's Outstanding Contribution to Women Awards are now being accepted ›› [ Link ].
In the news this week at NEBRASKA! For daily news, visit ›› [ Link ].
Happy Birthday to our namesake! #UNL
Congratulations to university faculty and staff recognized at this year's Parents' Recognition Awards.

226 faculty, staff receive Parents' Recognition Awards
The Hillestad Textiles Gallery exhibit "New Acquisitions from the Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design's Historic Costume Collection" will be showing through March 3rd. The collection includes work by Rei Kawakubo (Comme des Garçons), Mary McFadden, Arnold Scaasi, Thierry Mugler, Issey Miyake and more, and you'll see the garments on a virtual runway.

The public is invited to a panel...
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It's National Pizza Day, Huskers! Comment below and tell us your favorite pizza toppings and be entered to win a Valentino's Pizza gift card!
"We understand the importance of the agricultural economy to Nebraska, so we’ve created this initiative to help navigate this challenging time. It’s about putting tools into the hands of producers to help them make critical decisions when faced with low commodity prices and high-input costs.” -Rick Rasby, associate dean of Nebraska Extension.

Extension initiative aims to strengthen ag economy
No joke: The founder of The Onion will present "The Funny Story Behind the Funny Stories" at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 8 in the Nebraska Union Centennial Room. Free for University of Nebraska-Lincoln students with a valid NCard and $5 for faculty, staff and the public. [ Link ]

No joke: Onion founder to speak Feb. 8