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Social studies keeping up with math and science 0

Social studies keeping up with math and science

A revamped social studies curriculum in Nebraska is helping it keep pace with math and science. NewsNetNebraska’s Doug Burger reports.

Therapy dog comforts students 0

Therapy dog comforts students

Joker the dog started at McPhee Elementary School in late February. He is already the most popular kid in school. NewsNetNebraska’s Doug Burger reports.

Lincoln high schoolers create financial booklet

Lincoln high schoolers create financial booklet

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Lincoln’s food backpacks feed hungry families 0

Lincoln’s food backpacks feed hungry families

The program has grown from 50 backpacks to almost 2,700 backpacks that needy families depend on. NewsNetNebraska’s Doug Burger reports.

Tiger Rock works to build self-esteem, prevent bullying 1

Tiger Rock works to build self-esteem, prevent bullying

Martial arts academy uses positive re-enforcement to help overcome challenges. NewsNetNebraska Doug Burger reports.

Nick French: Journalism extraordinaire 1

Nick French: Journalism extraordinaire

By Doug Burger | NewsNetNebraska If you asked Nick French the question, “What do you do?” he could answer with plenty of options. The 24-year-old University of Nebraska-Lincoln senior divides his time between a...