Monthly Archive: April 2013

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Park and swipe before you park and go

By Chris Casper, NewsNetNebraska Instead of digging in her purse for quarters and then calculating how long she could park, 19-year-old UNL psychology major Jessica Miller quickly swiped her credit card on the downtown...

Online mentoring program to connect students with alumni 0

Online mentoring program to connect students with alumni

Story by Erica Jobman, NewsNetNebraska How do you connect more than 2,000 College of Agriculture and Natural Resource students with more than 14,900 CASNR alumni? Through an online mentorship program. Jill Brown, the director...

Allergy season: knowing it and defeating it 0

Allergy season: knowing it and defeating it

By Joshua Kellams, NewsNetNebraska A special time of year has once again arrived, where noses run aplenty, sneezing is inevitable and coughing fits are fruitful. If you haven’t seen or felt the signs yet,...

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Program helps non-U.S. residents with taxes

Video story by Zach Tegler, NewsNetNebraska The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program helps non-resident students and scholars at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln fill out their tax return forms. The program has sessions every Tuesday...

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Food stamp assistance program helps needy get benefits

Video story by Katie Bane, NewsNetNebraska Even though the economy is improving, many of Lincoln’s impoverished citizens still need assistance getting on government-run benefits programs.  The Food Bank of Lincoln offers a relatively new...