Time’s up: 5 tips to tackle student loan debt

“Tackling a hefty new monthly expense can be daunting, particularly for recent grads who haven’t found steady work.” Here is an article published by the Associated Press regarding student loan debt. http://bigstory.ap.org/article/14ac4701fb404bb7915a2db97eae9c0d/times-5-tips-tackle-student-loan-debt.


Bethany Brittenham Summer 2014

Bethany Brittenham, a senior majoring in Biological Systems Engineering at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a winner of the Dorothy Vorderstrasse Huge Scholarship, enjoyed an interesting summer interning with the Army Corps. of Engineers. A summary of her internship follows: A majority of my work involved hydrologic surveys and bank characteristic surveys of the Missouri… Read More


New Cabela’s Scholars Receive Awards

On June 4th, Tommy Milner, CEO of Cabela’s Inc., presented scholarship checks to the 2014 winners of the Cabela’s Women in Leadership Scholarship. The winners and their parents traveled to Sidney, Nebraska, world headquarters of Cabela’s, where the presentation was part of Cabela’s annual shareholders meeting. Following the presentations, the winners were hosted to a… Read More


Marina Kaljurand, Estonia Ambassador to the US, Talks About The Foundation’s Exchange Programs

We recently sat down to talk with Marina Kaljurand, Estonia Ambassador to the US, about the impact of the exchange partnership between Nebraska Wesleyan University, the University of Tartu in Estonia, and the College of Charleston. First established by the Foundation in 2007, the exchange includes students, faculty, and expert lecturers in academics, politics, and… Read More