Kim LaursenKim Laursen
Information Technology Services
Kim has taught computer literacy to thousands of UNMC faculty, staff, and students. Her courses draw rave reviews because she takes a slightly unconventional approach. Some of her course titles include "My Big Fat Geeky Power Point Presentation," "Everybody Loves Windows," and "Footer Fear Factor." During 2002 alone, Kim taught 174 computer courses to more than 1,300 employees, and another 20 courses to 400 students.
A graduate of the University of Nebraska at Kearney, she has been on the UNMC staff since 1980.
Pictured: Chancellor Harold Maurer, her parents Francis and Faye Parker, Kim Laursen, husband Doug, Dan Moser, Associate Director of ITS, and Regent Casey Johnston