Discover your network. Develop yourself.

Leadership, networking, professional development and growth for the university’s managerial / professional employees.

Join us at our next meeting on Wednesday, March 18, 11:45 am - 1:00 pm at the City Union to hear Dr. Roberto Lenton, Founding Director of the Daugherty Water for Food Institute. Lunch is brown bag. Be sure to bring a donation for OpeN Shelf Pantry.


2015 UAAD Founder's Day Awards

UAAD celebrated its Founder’s Day on February 20, 2015 to celebrate its 53rd year at UNL. Dr. Ron Yoder, Associate Vice Chancellor of the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, provided a keynote presentation and assisted in presenting the annual Donaldson and Oldt Awards.

This year’s recipient for the Carl A. Donaldson Award for Excellence in Management was Alecia Kimbrough, Assistant Dean for Business and Finance in the College of Arts and Sciences. This year’s recipient for the Floyd S. Oldt Award for Exceptional Service and Dedication was Lindsay Augustyn, Outreach and Communications Director for the Center for Science, Mathematics and Computer Education..

Congratulations to Alecia Kimbrough and Lindsay Augustyn for their exceptional service and leadership!

Alecia Kimbrough and Lindsay Augustyn

2015 Founder's Day Awards
From left to right: Alecia Kimbrough - Ron Yoder - Lindsay Augustyn

Volunteering Opportunities

We are excited to have so many great opportunities to volunteer this year. If you have any questions or suggestions on additional future outreach opportunities, please contact either Stephanie (Stephanie.vendetti@unl.edu) or Tony (Tlazarowicz2@unl.edu).

People’s City Mission

On Thursday, March 12th we will be serving dinners at the People’s City Mission. We will be serving from 4:30pm-7:30pm. Feel free to sign up with a friend or family member too.

Please complete both forms below, putting UAAD in the comments section of the second form.

OpeN Shelf Pantry Drive

At our March 18th meeting, join UAAD in a campus pantry drive to help support OpeN Shelf, a campus pantry that supports UNL students in need.

Items needed include: shampoo, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, feminine products, and laundry detergent.

Cash and check donations (payable to UAAD: Memo: OpeN Shelf) will also be accepted.

The Big Event

Coming up on Saturday April 18th, we will again participate in the Big Event. This event is geared to give back to the local Lincoln community through a 1-day service campaign.

We have had great participation with this event and it is a great opportunity to give back. Typically the event runs from 8:30am-1:00pm.

Please plan to join in this final event of the year. You may sign up until April 2, 2015. Be sure to select UAAD from the organization drop-down list.

Register for the Big Event