The Middle East and the North Africa region will be the topic of a day-long symposium to be held by the Osher Lifelong Institute at the University of Nebraska (OLLI) and the Winter Lecture Series of the Unitarian Church of Lincoln from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 29 at the East Union.
Study finds HIV education challenges with Zambian youth
In 2014, the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS estimated 36.9 million people were living with HIV – more than 26 million in Africa. A vast majority of those are in Sub-Saharan Africa, with teens and young adults making up a plurality of new infections.
Tickets for the 2016-17 E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues lecture series, “Crossing Borders,” are now available. This year the forum will welcome three acclaimed journalists and authors – Sonia Nazario, David Brooks and Sonia Shah.
New Activities Provide Excitement for International Welcome
The international welcome team, comprised of 24 domestic and international undergraduates from 10 countries, greeted incoming students at the Lincoln Airport and helped students board free shuttles to campus.
Hiroyuki Ishige, chairman and CEO of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), will speak at the University of Nebraska on Sept. 13 as a guest of the developing Clayton K. Yeutter Institute of International Trade and Finance. Ishige will address the progress made toward Asia-Pacific economic integration and the role of the United States and Japan.