Phi Upsilon Omicron

Honorary

Members are chosen based upon scholarship, leadership, service and character. Phi Upsilon Omicron is a national service honor society in the College of Education & Human Sciences. Meetings emphasize academic excellence through programs on graduate and professional school applications, internships, career opportunities, and obtaining scholarships. Service projects include work with Friendship Home Safe Quarters campaign and Halloween Party, Girl Scout/Brownie troops to obtain badges related to student college majors, and socializing with elderly citizens at a care facility.

Phi Upsilon Omicron

2014 - 2015 Schedule of Events/Meetings

Phi Upsilon Omicron, an honor society in the integrated field of family and consumer sciences, offers an environment empowering lifelong learning, leadership building, and ethical and scholastic excellence.

 

Aug. 28

Thursday

 

6-7:30 pm

 

Welcome - Fruit and Cheese

Blanket Project-Bring scissors, tying blankets for Salvation Army

 

Home Ec Building (HECO) 104

 

Sept. 18

Thursday

 

6-7:30 pm

 

OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS - PASS THE WORD!

BE SURE TO BRING YOUR RESUME FOR Individual REVIEW

Rebecca Faber, UNL Career Services--Resumes That Project

 

HECO 104

 

Sept. 25-28

2014

 

 

Phi U Conclave

 

Boise, ID

 

ALL ELIGIBLE STUDENTS (UPPER 35%) OF CLASS AFTER COMPLETING 40 SEMESTER HOURS WILL BE SENT INVITATION TO MEMBERSHIP BY INTERNET.  BE SURE TO MENTION TO FRIENDS!!!!

 

Oct.4

Saturday

 

9:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

Students Set Up Initiation

Initiates and Parents Arrive

 

Hillcrest Club

9401 AO@ Street

 

Oct. 5 or 12

Sunday

 

12-3 p.m.

 

Safe Quarters Fundraising Drive for Friendship Home - Meet in Pinnacle Bank parking lot

 

Pinnacle Bank - 40th and Normal

 

Oct. 16

Thursday

 

6-7:30 p.m.

 

Kids Against Hunger

Located at 2416 Kimarra Court

 

Meet at Home Ec Bldg, east door

 

Nov. 20

Thursday

 

6-7:30 p.m.

 

Research/Creative Projects Student Presentation

Hands On Phi U Scholarship Application Process

 

HECO 129

 

Dec. 5-6

Fri./Sat.

 

Morning and afternoon

 

Friendship Home Room ReDo

 

 

 

Jan. 15, 2015

Thursday

 

6-7:30 p.m.

 

Create Your Personal Brand

Molly Brummond, UNL College of Law

 

HECO 104

 

Jan. 26

Monday

 

NOON

 

Scholarship Applications DUE to HE Dean=s Office, East Campus

 

HECO 105

 

Jan. 31

Saturday

 

2-3:30 p.m.

 

Bingo Service Project

 

Lancaster Rehab

1001 South Street

Feb. 19

Thursday

 

Dress to Really Look Professional

HECO 104

 

Feb. 28

Saturday

 

9:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 

Students Set Up Initiation

Initiates and Parents Arrive

 

Hillcrest Club

9401 AO@ Street

 

Mar. 19

Thursday

 

6-7:30 p.m.

 

First Job Experiences and What's Next?

Presented by: Registered Dietitian Christina Rezac and Teacher Brittany Knudsen

 

HECO 104

 

Apr. 11

Saturday

 

9 a.m.-12 p.m.

 

Big Event - ASUN sponsored Campus Community Service Project

 

 

 

Apr. 16

Thursday

 

6-7:30 p.m.

 

Ice Cream Social

Celebration of Graduates

 

East Campus Dairy Store


2014-2015 National Scholarship Winners
Phi Upsilon Omicron – XI Chapter – University of Nebraska-Lincoln

1.       Whitney Boyd - $1,200
2.       Elease Greedy - $600
3.       Averi Melcher - $500
4.       Beth Menhusen - $4,000
5.       Kelsi Vest - $500
6.       Kristen Reiman - $4,000
7.       Ibrahim Acar - $750 Graduate Fellowship
8.       Julia Kroeker - $750 Graduate Fellowship 

 

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