Lincoln (Neb.) - April 7, 1999 - The University of Nebraska- Lincoln College of Human Resources and Family Sciences Alumni Association will recognize a New Achiever Award winner during its annual awards luncheon and spring reunion April 10.
Mary Korb, retail and public relations manager for the American Dairy Association of Nebraska in Omaha, will receive the New Achiever Award, given to a recent graduate who has shown early accomplishment and promise for future contributions.
Korb, a 1996 graduate of the college, has worked in the Lincoln and Omaha areas since graduating from NU. She also has served as the mentoring committee chair of the Nebraska Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, chair of Consumer Science Business Professionals Omaha chapter and a member of their national marketing committee.
Karen Craig, dean of the college, retires after 13 years of service to NU and also will be honored for her outstanding leadership at the reunion. College reunion activities will begin at 8 a.m. April 10 in the East Campus Union. The day's events include a silent auction, three informational workshops, a presentation on distance learning education and the awards luncheon and dessert reception. Auction proceeds go toward the college's Student Ambassador program.
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