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Statisticians work to streamline medical testing Monday, October 17, 2016

With the support of a 1.1 million grant awarded by National Institutes of Health, Bilder is collaborating with an Iowa-based laboratory which tests for sexually transmitted diseases to help clinics and blood banks reduce money and time spent on screenings for all types of infections by what is known as group testing, or pooled testing. 

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Prem Paul
Prem Paul
New Name for Whittier Research Center Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Whittier Research Center will be now know as The Prem S. Paul Research Center at Whittier School. 

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NURAMP Workshop Series
NURAMP Workshop Series
Registration for fall NURAMP sessions is open Friday, September 23, 2016
The Office of Research and Economic Development will hold NURAMP sessions that begin September 28 and will run through November 15. 

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Chimps relaxing together
Chimps relaxing together
Human and Chimp Study: Sharing Cognitive Connections Friday, September 9, 2016
Jeffery Stevens, a researcher in the university's Center for Brain, Biology and Behavior have demonstrated that chimps and humans have nearly identical patterns in social interaction and how the remember things.

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System could help diagnose, treat brain injuries Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Steven Barlow is using just a bit of brawn to assess the brain.

The University of Nebraska researcher has developed a novel system that measures muscle forces in the face, mouth and fingers to help evaluate the health of the staggeringly complex but fragile organ that controls them.

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NSF Announcement Monday, August 22, 2016

If you are subscribed to All NSF Program Announcements and Information for National Science Foundation Update. This information has recently been updated, and is now available.

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Register for Qualtrics Online! Thursday, July 28, 2016
The SBSRC facilitates access to Qualtrics for UNL faculty, students, and staff. Access varies depending on college affiliation, so SBSRC will help you navigate the system to successfully secure an account. If you are interested in obtaining a Qualtrics account, please complete the form below and the SBSRC will contact you with information on setting up your account. 

http://research.unl.edu/events/event.php?eventID=2094

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Lisa PytlikZillig discusses ideas with colleagues
Lisa PytlikZillig discusses ideas with colleagues
UNL faculty collaborates at workshop to develop novel research project ideas Wednesday, May 25, 2016

NU FEWS Jumpstart was help May 9-11 to bring together faculty from 16 different departments to create ideas and preliminary proposals for future research projects. NU FEWS Initiative was developed in response to Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy and Water Systems (INFEWS), which focuses on funding at the federal level. Jumpstart was the third phase in this effort which strives to involve faculty from every discipline on campus, in order to generate new ideas for INFEWS proposals. Prem Paul, vice chancellor for research and economic development, helped lead the workshop.

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Does the Road Improve in the Land of the Tenured? Exploring Perceptions of Culture and Satisfaction by Rank and Gender.
Does the Road Improve in the Land of the Tenured? Exploring Perceptions of Culture and Satisfaction by Rank and Gender.
Four contribute chapter to women in science collection Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Julia McQuillan, Mary Ann Holmes, Patricia Wonch Hill, and Mindy Anderson-Knott co-authored a chapter in a new book about women in science, Pathways, Potholes, and the Persistence of Women in Science: Reconsidering the Pipeline, edited by Enobong Hannah Branch, published by Lexington Books.

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SBSRC Advisory Board Member receives Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Congratulations to Mike Dodd, associate professor of psychology and SBSRC Faculty Advisory Board member is the recipient of the first Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award, demonstrating his commitment to mentoring and supporting undergraduate students!

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