DISCOVERY: STEM to STEAM
April 11th, 9am-4pm
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Learn in a unique, natural setting while fostering collaboration between artists and scientists. The summer art session at UNL’s Cedar Point Biological Station provides concentrated time for creative research in an expansive, exotic, yet local location. Read more...
Eligibility: Nebraska art teachers and creative writers at colleges and universities, MFA art students, and K-12 art teachers.
Artist in Residency at UNL Cedar Point Biological Station, Ogallala. July 5- 12 or July 5-19. Deadline is March 20th.
ARTP 183 Art at Cedar Point: Eco-Printing into Bookmaking. 3 credits, (ACE 7) June 8-9, instructor Karen Kunc. See flyer...
Upcoming Hearings on Arts-related Legislation
Monday, March 2nd -- Education Committee hearing on two bills. LB355: eliminates the termination date of the Nebraska Opportunity Grant fund and changes funding allocations from lottery proceeds; and LB402: require the State Department of Education to provide distance education to school districts and ESUs for qualified distance education courses.
Monday, March 2nd -- Appropriations Committee hearing on LB565: provide funding for training and education program in high-need fields.
Monday, March 9th -- Appropriations Committee hearing on funding for the Nebraska Arts Council for fiscal years 2015-16 and 2016-17.
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Instructor Ginamarie McCarty
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Lecturer, Art Education #2015-00027
JOB DESCRIPTION OR DUTIES: The Art and Art History Department at the University of Nebraska at Kearney is seeking applications for a Full-time Lecturer in Art Education. This individual will teach in the undergraduate program in art education and art foundation courses. Additional activities include supervision of student teachers, student advising and recruitment, department/college/university committees and activities including assessment and National Art Education Association Student Chapter; pursuing scholarly research and service in the area of Art related topics.
HOW TO APPLY: Application review will begin March 23, 2015. Review continues until position is filled. For more information and to apply visit http://unkemployment.unk.edu/. All applications MUST be completed online. To apply select "Apply" and follow instructions to complete the Faculty Application. Also, please attach a letter of application, vita, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three references to the on-line profile. In addition send or e-mail electronic media (pdf files) and/or slides of student and professional artwork to: Search Committee Chair, Lisa Kastello, 2506 12th Avenue, Kearney, NE 68849. Phone: 308-627-6224, Fax: 308-865-8806, firstname.lastname@example.org. Direct questions about the position to 308-627-6224.