An Omaha native and Hastings College wildlife biology major, senior Ashlyn Ocander dreams of rescuing and rehabilitating marine mammals. Her passion for marine biology blossomed when she was 13 and witnessed newborn sea turtles returning to the Gulf of Mexico. Since that day, she’s aspired to make a positive impact ...Read more
Students at Hastings get a taste of what photography in the studio looks like. During January Term, they worked with Brett Erickson, who also teaches at Santa Fe Photographic Workshops, one of the world's top photography centers. ...Read more
With consistently large classes filling out her J-Term personal finance class, Professor Deb Johnson has started teaching Foundations in Personal Finance during the regular semesters. Built on financial guru Dave Ramsey's video lectures, Johnson hopes to teach students about the importance of finances and how they play a role in everyday life. ...Read more
The Excelsior Scholars Program gave Brian Whetstone the opportunity to broaden his research and analysis skills and techniques – gaining experience that prepares him for future research projects and even graduate school. ...Read more
Journalism major Mallory Gruben puts her experience with Hastings College Media to good use through an internship with the Hastings Tribune, where she was responsible for putting together an entire special section of the newspaper. ...Read more
“The inspiration for my painting came from my family,” Katherine Arias, an art major from Lexington, Nebraska said of her work, "Mi Familia. 1 -- Diptych." “This was the first of my Junior Thesis and ...Read more
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