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Panelists: family dysfunction, lack of mental health care contribute to gun violence 0

Panelists: family dysfunction, lack of mental health care contribute to gun violence

Gun violence was the topic of a March 5 forum held at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The discussion also played out on social media. Here are the tweets that used the #unlpointblank hashtag.

Kourany challenges gender stereotypes in science 0

Kourany challenges gender stereotypes in science

On Friday, March 1, Janet Kourany challenged the assumption that women were not as good at science as men in her keynote address for the 2013 No Limits Conference at the Sheldon Art Museum.

Ebadi: change in Iran has to come from within 0

Ebadi: change in Iran has to come from within

NewsNetNebraska’s live coverage of Dr. Shirin Ebadi’s speech. Dr. Ebadi is an Iranian lawyer and the first Iranian women to ever win the Nobel Peace Prize.

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Panel discusses future of Lancaster County mental health care

The transition of mental healthcare services in Lancaster County from public to private will begin this July. This panel, set up by Nebraskans for Peace, invited mental health professionals and the public to learn about how the process was set up over the past two years.

Oscar nominees vs. Wheeler Dixon’s Top Ten movies 0

Oscar nominees vs. Wheeler Dixon’s Top Ten movies

Wheeler Dixon, University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Ryan Professor of Film Studies, released his list of the Top Ten movies of 2012 — and none of them matched the list of films nominated for the Best...

Profile: Chris Nelson 0

Profile: Chris Nelson

Story, photos and audio by Kelsey Connelly, NewsNetNebraska Chris Nelson knew he wasn’t like his classmates as soon as he started middle school. Unlike many kids his age, Chris took an interest in arts...