Dallas Husker Welcome

Dallas Husker Welcome

February 17, 2019, 4 p.m.

Event Details

The Dallas Husker Welcome is a special gathering for students admitted to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. This is your chance to meet your future classmates and imagine your life as a Husker—both on campus and after you graduate.

Successful Nebraska alumna Liz Abel will host the event at Maggiano’s Restaurant. Join us for appetizers and refreshments, networking with local alumni and a formal presentation from your Nebraska Admissions representative to help you learn more about your next steps to becoming a Husker.

There is no cost to attend and family members are welcome. Attire for this event is business casual.

Space for the Dallas Husker Welcome is limited.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the Office of Admissions at 402-472-2023.

Liz Abel

Liz Abel

Liz graduated from Nebraska in 1981. She spent 30 years in the Information Technology industry, primarily in sales and sales management roles. She worked for industry leaders including Avaya, Lucent Technologies, AT&T, Fujitsu Business Communication Systems, and NEC. Liz is experienced in developing and implementing sales, sales management, and marketing strategies for growth attainment. She excelled in using a consultative approach, combining teaming abilities, coaching, and leadership skills to run a $300M revenue line business while at her last senior position at Avaya in channel sales.

Liz left the corporate world in 2012 to help care for her elderly parents. It was then she decided to utilize her business leadership skillsets to consult with small to mid-size businesses looking for business and sales management expertise. She then opened her small consulting practice Abel Consulting & Coaching.

Schedule

Time Event
3:30 p.m.

Check-in Begins

Check in at Maggiano’s Restaurant.

4 p.m.

Welcoming Remarks

Learn more about the next steps you need to take to become a Husker and mingle with other admitted students and Nebraska alumni from your area.

4:50 p.m.

Prize Drawing

Be in attendance for your chance to win exciting Husker giveaways.

5 p.m.

Event Concludes

Hear closing remarks from university staff and alumni and get any of your final questions or concerns addressed.

Check-in & Event location

Free on-site parking will be available.