A new campus in Omaha is in the works for Doane College.
The campus, which is expected to start offering classes in January, will be a new location for the School of Graduate and Professional Studies. The campus will be its fourth in Nebraska after locations in Crete, Lincoln and Grand Island.
The college is still hiring staff and expects to begin enrollment this fall and specify majors offered.
22 Nebraska schools named among most military friendly
Nearly two dozen Nebraska colleges and universities were named last week to the 2014 Military Friendly Schools list published by Victory Media.
The schools are in the top 20 percent of schools nationwide that deliver the best experience for military students, according to Victory Media.
Named were: Bellevue University, Central Community College, Chadron State College, Creighton University, Doane College-Crete, Grace University, Kaplan University-Lincoln Campus, Metropolitan Community College, Midland University, Mid-Plains Community College, Nebraska Methodist College, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Northeast Community College, Peru State College, Southeast Community College, Union College, University of Nebraska at Kearney, University of Nebraska at Omaha, University of Nebraska Medical Center, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Wayne State College and Western Nebraska Community College.
Iowa State welcomes largest enrollment in school history
Iowa State University's fall enrollment of 33,241 is the largest in school history, an increase of more than 7 percent over the previous record of 31,040 in fall 2012.
It's the fifth year of record enrollment and the seventh consecutive year of growth at Iowa State. The student body represents every Iowa county, all 50 states and 106 countries.
SCC offers 1-year class for aspiring beekeepers
A hands-on class that will provide the skills necessary to be a successful beekeeper is being offered by Southeast Community College's Continuing Education Division.
“Beekeeping for Beginners” is a 12-month class that begins Oct. 8 and runs through next Sept. 9. The class will meet from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at SCC's Continuing Education Center, 301 S. 68th St. Place, Lincoln. The cost is $150 per person.
Charlie Simonds, a retired State of Nebraska bee inspector who brings years of experience to the class, and Hershel Staats are the instructors.
To register, contact Nancy Holman at firstname.lastname@example.org.