School of Allied Health Professions

CLS family members grab the gold

Amy Burger (l) and Rachel O'Donnell (r)

World Champs in the family! That’s something one staff and one faculty member in Clinical Laboratory Science have in common. Tammy O’Donnell’s daughter, Rachel O’Donnell, and Ricki Otten’s niece, Amy Burger, were on a team that represented the United States at the World Federation of National Baton Twirling Associations held in Italy. Their team competed against nine countries and won the gold – first place. They competed in the pom pom division. Rachel is a student at UNL and Amy is a nurse at UNMC. Our congratulations… Continue Reading

Homerun for Honeycutt

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Karen Honeycutt, program director in clinical laboratory science, has a lot to be proud of these days! Her son, Kyle Honeycutt, plays baseball for the University of Nebraska Kearney. A couple of weeks ago, he made ESPN’s SportsCenter for hitting for the cycle that included a walk-off grand slam when playing in a tournament in Texas. Video clip>> Pretty cool, we think! Congratulations, Karen and Kyle.