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Wednesday, April 5, 2017 Students create new scholarship for undocumented, DACA students
In fall 2017, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will begin to offer a Hope for the Future Scholarship to assist students who are not eligible for financial aid. Read more about this scholarship
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Monday, April 3, 2017 Goodin named director of services for students with disabilities
George "Sam" Goodin has been named the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's director of services for students with disabilities. He will start in the position April 3. Read more about Goodin
Charlie Foster and Peyton Bishop talk at a Sister Circle meeting
Friday, March 31, 2017 Sister Circle provides safe space, support for women of color
Sister Circle aims to provide a safe space for women of color to come and have their voices and issues be heard. This group is open to any woman of color and discussion topics include racism, stereotyping, relationships and overall support. Read more about this program
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 UNL LGBTQA+ Resource Center’s mentor program helps new students network, thrive
The LGBTQA+ peer mentor program is designed to make the transition to the university easier for first year or transfer students who identify within the LGBTQA+ spectrum. Learn more about this program
International students and university employees discuss a time for dinner.
Monday, March 20, 2017 Dinner in a Nebraska Home connects international students with university employees
Fifty-seven University of Nebraska-Lincoln faculty and staff members invited 117 international students into their homes as a part of a program called Dinner in a Nebraska Home, a program designed to introduce international students to an aspect of daily life in Nebraska by connecting the students with university employees. Read more about this program
Students use intergroup dialogue to learn about one another.
Monday, March 13, 2017 Our Nebraska celebrates inclusion
Our Nebraska, a series of events held March 6-10, gave students from all backgrounds the opportunity to discuss what it means to be diverse and how to create an inclusive campus and community. Learn more about this program
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Monday, March 13, 2017 InvAsian showcases talents, celebrates diversity
Nebraska students and others from surrounding campuses joined the members of Sigma Psi Zeta Sorority, Inc. for InvAsian Under the Sea on Saturday, March 11. The sold-out talent show featured dance groups, singers, instrumentalists and strollers. Learn more about this event
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Monday, March 13, 2017 Nominations for LGBTQA+ recognition award due March 17
The Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Community annually honors a faculty or staff member and a student who creates an inclusive, respectful and safe climate for members of the LGBTQA+ community at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Learn more about this award
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Friday, March 10, 2017 Husker Dialogues seeks conversation guides
Students, faculty and staff can sign up to lead small group conversations during the fall Husker Dialogues event. Training sessions begin March 21. Learn more about this event
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Thursday, March 9, 2017 Alpha Chi Omega sorority to accept transgender women
Alpha Chi Omega’s national headquarters released a statement stating transgender women will be welcomed into the sorority effective immediately. Savannah Rave, president of Nebraska's Alpha Chi Omega chapter, said she supports the new policy. Read more about this story

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