Crime Log 8-9

A list of crimes reported on campus published August 9, 2011.


Scott Village basketball court nearly ready

UNO students looking to shoot some hoops in the sunshine will soon have a fresh venue available.


Beat the Pack program helps smokers quit

UNO Wellness is offering a new program to help smokers kick the habit. The Beat the Pack program will be offered twice a semester and is open to UNO students, faculty and staff.


Flood seminar helps local contractors land jobs

Earlier this year, the Federal Emergency Management Agency designated the Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) as the Nebraska contact for contractors seeking to provide services for flood recovery.

 


Affordable, comfortable living at Scott Court

Scott Court features many amenities: wireless internet, basic cable, local phone service, recycling, electricity, sewer, gas and possible weekly housekeeping in individual suites. The resident halls also have secured access for both the building and parking area, as well as paid utilities.


New students can expect increased tuition

Average full-time tuition at UNO will increase $135 this fall semester. The University of Nebraska Board of Regents unanimously approved a 2011-12 operating budget June 17 that would raise tuition by 5 percent, continuing similar increases over the past seven years.


UNO donations give refugees a place to rest

UNO has donated 284 dorm beds from University Village to Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska (LFS). Replacing the old beds with newer, more efficient furniture, UNO has given many refugees a place to sleep through their donation to LFS's refugee resettlement program.


UNL professor’s study questions TransCanada’s methods

After reading TransCanada's own hazard assessment of the company's proposed Keystone XL pipeline expansion, UNL professor John Stansbury had a few assessments of his own.