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The National Association of Women in Construction’s Education Foundation is offering its annual Block Kids Contest this Saturday.

Creighton is kicking off its new Global Scholars Program this fall. 

What’s the key to being a successful mentor?  You just have to be willing to spend about four hours a month with your student and be open to teaching them new skills or exploring their interests. 

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A $2 million gift from the estate of a former art student and football player has allowed the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to create an endowment fund.

The New Year, New Business series returns to the Omaha Public Library starting tomorrow at Noon.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska officials are easing scoring on a test for future teachers so more applicants can pass.

For those looking for something fun for their kids to do during the holiday break, MCC at Do Space is offering two camps.

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee recently interviewed Melissa Comine, Chief Academic Officer with Curriculum and Instruction Support in the Omaha Public Schools.  Lee talked to Comine about challenges she’s come up against in her first three months in her new role and some of her goals in her first year…

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee recently sat down with Melissa Comine, Chief Academic Officer with Curriculum and Instruction Support in the Omaha Public Schools.  Comine discussed her new role and her love for the district…

The Student Innovation Challenge, run by DLR Group starts today and wraps up tomorrow afternoon.  The two-day event features teams from Bennington, Gretna and Elmwood-Murdock.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some University of Nebraska administrators are anticipating significant changes beyond those identified this fall by budget response teams.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha attorney who served as a University of Nebraska student regent is seeking a new seat on the university's governing board.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Educators say the wrist monitors some Lincoln middle school students are wearing are reinforcing the children's efforts to get fit.

NU working to grow student success rates

Oct 31, 2017

Each University of Nebraska campus has implemented research-based strategies aimed at helping students stay on the path to a degree so they can graduate on time, with less debt, and enter the workforce sooner. 

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Officials say Grace University in Omaha will end academic operations at the end of the school year in spring.

Metropolitan Community College is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with a screening of the video, ”No Mas Bebes,” tomorrow at 12:10.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An administrator at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln says the school is going to focus on maintaining a growing enrollment despite a challenging higher education budget.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An assistant professor is working on creating a new regional and community forestry degree program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

The Buffett Early Childhood Institute at the University of Nebraska recently released the Nebraska Early Childhood Workforce Survey.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Faculty leaders at the University of Nebraska at Omaha want to be consulted more frequently and thoroughly by administrators on some key decisions.

Metropolitan Community College recently received a $25,000 grant from the United Way of the Midlands which will help enhance its College Success Navigators program.

Nebraska Loves Public Schools is presenting a new documentary called Seeds of Hope they created on immigrant and refugee students.

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Classes have begun at a new high school in eastern Nebraska where teachers will serve more as mentors who challenge and engage students instead of lecturing.

Partnership 4 Kids recently received a 2-year funding grant from the United Way of the Midlands.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The solar eclipse will sweep through Nebraska later this month, and some professors and institutions see it as an opportunity to teach students about astronomy, space and science.

Cheril Lee’s conversation with OPS Superintendent Mark Evans continues with a focus on Evans’ plans and challenges in his final year…

  

  

Metropolitan Community College is offering a new career certificate focused on immigration laws and procedures.

KIOS News Director Cheril Lee sat down with OPS’ Superintendent Mark Evans on Monday to discuss the superintendent search and busing issues.

  

  

  

  

  

FindAMentor.com is an online mentor search service with over 1900 different categories available.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska system president has announced new structures and processes aimed at saving the system $30 million in coming years.

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