Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Bellevue West Senior High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Bellevue West Senior High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Bellevue West Senior High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Bellevue West Senior High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
Four Christmas at Concordia concerts brought more than 3,000 Concordia students, faculty and staff, alumni and community members to St. John Lutheran Church near campus. The concerts featured the Women's Cantamus Choir, Male Chorus, Concordia Handbell Choir, University Brass Ensemble, University A Cappella Choir and University Symphonic Band.
Concordia University, Nebraska's winter Jazzfest will take place at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 8 in the Weller chapel auditorium. The Concordia Handbell Choir and Handbell Choir II will perform at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9 in the Music Center's Recital Hall on Concordia's campus.
Iowa State University announces scholarships awarded by the College of Human Science to freshmen for the 2017-18 academic year.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has awarded stipends to 325 undergraduates to participate in research with a faculty mentor during the 2016-17 school year.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has awarded more than 1,700 scholarships to 2012 Nebraska high school graduates who are enrolled at UNL this fall. The total potential value of the scholarships is more than $14.5 million. The awards include 29 Chancellor's Scholarships, 367 Regents Scholarships (including 106 Nebraska Top Scholars), 84 Nebraska Achievement Scholarships, 69 David Distinguished Scholarships, 641 James H. Canfield Scholarships, 81 Chancellor's Leadership Class scholarships and 351 University Honors Program textbook scholarships. Following is a list of scholarship winners from this area. Information includes their scholarship(s) and the UNL college or division in which they are enrolled.
Chadron State College students toured 18 agriculture-related operations and facilities in Nebraska and Colorado during a week-long tour in April. Dr. Ron Bolze, associate professor of Applied Sciences, planned and led the field experience for 18 students enrolled in his Ruminant Production and Lab (AGRI 333/333L) course.
The Iowa State University College of Human Science's Dean's List honors students who have earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher during the fall semester of 2016.
The Iowa State University College of Human Science's Dean's List honors students who have earned a grade point average of 3.5 or higher during the spring semester of 2017.
Samford University releases dean's lists after the close of the fall and spring semesters each academic year. To qualify for the dean's list, a student must have earned a minimum 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0 while attempting at least 12 credit hours of coursework. Dean's List is the highest academic recognition given by the school at the end of each semester.
Seventy-two incoming first-year College of Human Sciences students participated in Orientation at Iowa State University in Ames, May 31-June 1. As part of the program, students and their families met peers, signed up for classes, became familiar with the campus, and learned tips for making the most of their college careers.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln granted 2,816 degrees during historic commencement exercises May 6 and 7.
More than 1,400 degrees were awarded during commencement exercises Dec. 18 and 19 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
More than 1,900 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students were honored during individual college celebrations and the All-University Honors Convocation April 23 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts.
More than 1,800 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students were honored during individual college celebrations and the All-University Honors Convocation April 24 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts.
The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Three honor societies at Concordia University, Nebraska inducted members during ceremonies held during the first week of May. The societies recognize outstanding students in the areas of English, communication and theater arts. Sigma Tau Delta, a national English honor society, inducted three members into Concordia's Rho Omicron chapter, one of over 775 active chapters across the U.S. Concordia's chapter publishes Potpourri, an annual student literary magazine, and provides professional and academic opportunities including internships and scholarships for its members. Pi Kappa Delta, a national collegiate forensic organization, inducted 14 members into its Nebraska Lambda chapter. This society recognizes scholars in the areas of communication, speech and debate. It offers service and fellowship opportunities and promotes the ethical and honest use of communication and research. Pi Kappa Delta celebrates its 100th year as an honor society in 2013. The Nebraska Omega Lambda chapter of Alpha Psi Omega, a national theater honor society, inducted eight members this spring. The society recognizes student involvement in theater arts programs. Admission is based on a points system, and inductees must recite a Shakespearean monologue during their induction.
Ten Concordia Nebraska students taught English and American culture to students in grades kindergarten through eighth at Buena Vista Concordia International School in Shenzhen, China for three weeks this summer.
Students from your area are attending Creighton University along with more than 960 other freshmen this fall. They are part of a freshman class that is academically strong, diverse and engaged in community and service activities. The academic profile of the 2013 freshman class places Creighton among the top 10 private universities in the Midwest with more than 4,000 undergraduates and among the top 50 national private Catholic universities. The list of students from your area:
Local students will be attending Creighton University along with almost 1,000 other freshmen this fall. They will be part of a freshman class that is academically strong, diverse and engaged in community and service activities. The academic profile of the 2012 freshman class places Creighton among the top six private universities in the Midwest with more than 4,000 undergraduates. Move-in for freshmen is Saturday, Aug. 18, and marks the beginning of a weeklong schedule of activities for the new students.