Bob Kerrey was no stranger to the UNO campus during his campaign for Senate against Deb Fischer. Kerrey visited campus the day before the election to speak with students and faculty members about how changes in the media have affected campaigning.
On Thursday, Sept. 13th, UNO hosted Sarah Collins Rudolph and Junie Collins Williams. The two sisters survived the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Alabama in 1963.
Nations and regions are recognizing that to compete successfully in the 21st-century global economy, they must increase educational attainment levels. This is true in China, India and Brazil, as well as in the U.S. and Nebraska.