Top 15 Most Viewed Stories & Videos
April - June
1. College of Dentistry celebrates accomplishments

Members of the college community recognized at ceremonies.

2. UNMC Periodontics Program celebrates 60th anniversary

Alumni, faculty, staff and residents gather to celebrate and honor faculty members Gerald J. Tussing, DDS, MSD and Wayne B. Kaldahl, DDS.
3. Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Kenneth L. Kalkwarf shares his story with students

Dr. Kalkwarf describes his journey "from a Nebraska farm boy to a career in academic dentistry." 

4. Students use virtual reality to build hand skills

First-year dental student Laura Shaw demonstrates how students use Simodonts to build hand skills and talks about the Simodont student tournament.

5. Andrea Auer receives Silver U award for going above and beyond

Andrea is the clinic supervisor and a dental assistant at the College of Dentistry Omaha Dental Clinic.

6. A conversation with Dr. Aimin Peng

Dr. Peng, a 2022 UNMC Distinguished Scientist, describes his research on DNA damage responses.

7. Students share "why Dr. Nawshad is an extraordinary educator"

Students share stories about Dr. Ali Nawshad, the recipient of the 2022 UNMC Outstanding Teacher Award.

8. Research Day showcases students' oral health research projects

The winners share behind-the-scenes details about their projects and thank their faculty mentors.

9. Dr. Gregory Bennett receives prestigious Batenhorst teaching award

Dr. Bennett was honored by the Dental Class of 2022.

10. Sydney Armstrong receives UNMC Student Impact Award

Sydney was recognized by the UNMC Student Senate for her contributions to the UNMC community.

11. Faculty recognized by students for their dedication to teaching

The dental and dental hygiene classes share stories about the recipients of the Faculty Recognition Awards.

12. Logan Lawrence wins senior case presentation competition

Four senior dental students presented the results of a patient case. The winner, Logan, describes the competition and her winning presentation.

13. ASDA hosts high school and college students interested in dentistry

Students complete hands-on activities and see what it's like to be a dental student.

14. Julie Heyl, clinical services manager, retires

Julie shares her favorite memories of her 27 years at the college.

15. Alumni Spotlight: Eastview Family Dental celebrates 100 years

The family-run practice was founded by Merritt C. Pedersen, DDS, a 1922 graduate.

Community Announcements
Dr. Isaac Covarrubias, a GPR resident, and his wife, Rachel, welcomed a beautiful baby girl, Lucia Kathleen Covarrubias, on May 4.
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