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Nikki Scism Piper

Class of '08, College of Arts and Sciences

Class of '12, Master of Education

Nikki and her spouse, Ben, welcomed their daughter, Maelee Margaret on July 8th.  She joins siblings Brynlee and Ryker.  Nikki is an Instructor of Practice in Education at Doane and is working toward her Ed.D.

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Kayla A. Belden

Class of '12, Master of Education

Lincoln,  Kayla received the March Golden Apple Award from Channel 10/11.  Belden is a Special Education Teacher from Southeast High School.  She was nominated for her leadership and filling in when her department chair was out on medical leave, as well as her working through the challenges of remote learning.  

Kurt M. Chvatal

Class of '12, College of Arts and Sciences

Lincoln, Kurt has been promoted to elite sales manager at HUDL.

Anthony R. Dunn

Class of '12, College of Arts and Sciences

Bellevue,  Anthony will be the head baseball coach and a social studies teacher at Elkhorn North High School beginning in July of 2020.

Keri E. Nider

Class of '12, College of Professional Studies

Class of '15, Master of Counseling

Lincoln,  Keri is a counselor at Stepping Stones, a provider of behavioral health services  in Lincoln.

Dustin E. Schwartz

Class of '12, College of Arts and Sciences

Broken Bow, Dustin has established a new business, Computer All Around.  Computer All-Around offers consultations on finding the right computer, troubleshooting for computers and printers, installing indoor and outdoor Wifi, installing security systems and will customize their services based on the customer’s need.

Maureen Beck Halama

Class of '12, College of Arts and Sciences

Class of '17, Master of Education

Maureen Beck Halama  ’12, ’17E, Crete, was featured in the December 2019 issue of Band and Orchestra Magazine as one of the 50 Directors that Make a Difference.  Halama was recognized for her work at Fairbury Public Schools where she led the instrumental music program for concert and jazz band.  One music director from each of the 50 states was selected for their accomplishments leading school music programs. Halama is currently a K-12 vocal music instructor at Wilber-Clatonia Public Schools.

Jared D. Schwab

Class of '12, College of Arts and Sciences

Jared D. Schwab ’12, Omaha, is an insurance agent at First Priority Insurance.

Shalene M. Shepard

Class of '12, College of Professional Studies

Shalene M. Shepard ’12L, Milford, is a quality champion at the Friend Community Healthcare system.

Rebecca K. Wilson

Class of '12, College of Arts and Sciences

Rebecca K. Wilson ’12, Lincoln, and her fiancé, Derek Selders welcomed a daughter, Evelyn Kay Wilson-Selders on July 17, 2019. 

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