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Jeric Minton of Clay Center, Nebraska, submitted “Cube,” a 3D piece made out of golden Canadian cedar wood, in Hasting College's All Student Art Exhibition.

Throughout January, artistic works by 55 students at Hastings College in Hastings, Nebraska, were displayed in the Jackson Dinsdale Art Center gallery for a competitive All Student Art Exhibition. Students from all disciplines were invited to submit their work to the show, and more than one-quarter of the entries were submitted by non-art majors. Best of Show and a $150 cash prize went to Jeric Minton, a first-year studio art major from Clay Center, Nebraska. Minton submitted “Cube,” a 3-D piece made out of golden Canadian cedar wood.

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Eunice Adounkpe from Omaha, submitted a set of three clay sculptures in Hasting College's All Student Art Exhibition.

Best Three-Dimensional Work and a $100 cash prize went to Eunice Adounkpe, a senior sociology major from Omaha. Adounkpe submitted a set of three clay sculptures.

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Kyle Beaman of Grand Island, Nebraska, submitted his silkscreen entitled “Hi My name is.” in Hasting College's All Student Art Exhibition.

Best Two-Dimensional Work and a $100 cash prize went to Kyle Beaman, a 2016 graduate and Masters of Art in Teaching student from Grand Island. Beaman earned the award for his silkscreen titled “Hi My name is.”

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Dr. David O’Dell, professor in the University of Nebraska Medical Center department of internal medicine, division of general medicine, has been named UNMC’s first Educator Laureate. He was honored, along with six other faculty members, at UNMC’s first Academic Affairs Impact in Education Awards Ceremony on Friday. The other award recipients: Dr. Paul Paulman, Innovative Practices in Education Award; Dr. Shelby Kutty, Inspirational Mentor of Educators Award; Dr. Devin Nickol, Interprofessional Education Scholar Award; Dr. Gary Beck Dallaghan, Research in Education Scholar Award; Dr. Alan Richards, Valor in Educational Service Award; and Dr. Maurice Godfrey, Visionary Leadership in Education Award.

Courtney is the editor of The World-Herald's Good News section, featuring the good and positive stories in our communities that may otherwise go untold.

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