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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...

Advocate talks about life with two moms 0

Advocate talks about life with two moms

View the story “UPC presents Zach Wahls, an example that being raised by two lesbians won’t result in an struggling adult” on Storify

Speaker: Life experiences, not race, create health disparities 0

Speaker: Life experiences, not race, create health disparities

By Maricia Guzman, NewsNetNebraska White people outlive and have better overall health than African Americans … at least that’s what the research shows at face value, a speaker said Wednesday afternoon. According to James...

Sexual orientation discrimination bills heard by legislation committee 0

Sexual orientation discrimination bills heard by legislation committee

By Reed Samson, NewsNetNebraska Jill Lisky-Clark, representing Lincoln’s business community, said people should be judged strictly on performance and not sexual orientation. “Discrimination based on sexual identity is an economic development issue,” she said.  “The...