“The mark of higher education isn’t the knowledge you accumulate in your head. It’s the skills you gain about how to learn.“
– Adam Grant
Speaking, writing, thinking and learning skills, leading to academic achievement, successs in higher education and developing critical competencies for the workplace.
Building ACT Skills just seems more fun with sun and giant-sized games in the park, doesn’t it?read more
Our new leaders took the Learning and Study Strategies Inventory (LASSI), created vision boards and toured our resource web site, the Lead Up Insider.read more
Behind the Scenes: UNMC Dental College Beja’s “dream is to be a dentist” and the trip she took to UNMC’s Dental College “made her excited to go into dentistry.” Beja got to look around one of the labs on campus and ask questions about Kevin’s experiences as a...read more
Tutoring as a Way to Give Back This semester, our student leaders have been working closely with five tutors from the University of Nebraska. Students are welcome to stop in three days per week to receive academic help. We interviewed one of these tutors, Hadi...read more
Lead up students will spend the summer working on a project with the staff at the Nebraska History Museum. Our students will help the museum professionals to research, select artifacts, and organize events related to a chosen exhibit. You will be able to see their work on October 6th when the exhibit opens.read more