The Undergraduate Research Fellows and Summer Student Research programs allow Lopers to work one-on-one with faculty mentors while pursuing research projects that enhance learning and help prepare them for their professional careers.
Binek serves as director of the Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience and the Nebraska Nanoscale Facility, as well as scientific director of Nebraska’s center on Emergent Quantum Materials and Technologies.
“In each of his many roles – teacher, coach, principal, regent, volunteer – he approached every task with the singular goal of making a positive difference for students and our communities,” University of Nebraska System President Ted Carter said.
Scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday in the Nebraskan Student Union Ponderosa Room, the event celebrates the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. while spreading his message and promoting the “beloved community” he dreamed of.
Damon Day has been teaching sports officiating classes for four years, offering football and volleyball in the fall and baseball and softball in the spring. He added basketball during the January intersession.