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.
Roskens Hall, the new home to UNO's College of Education, officially opened to students August 8. The $13.7 million renovation project took a year to complete, beginning August 2010 when the College of Business moved to Mammel Hall at the Pacific Street location.
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.
Being late for class can induce a hefty amount of stress, but thankfully, students searching for a quick ride around campus need look no further than the UNO Bike Share program.
After 18 weeks and four days, the NFL lockout officially ended on July 25, as the owners and players agreed to a new collective bargaining agreement. It's all sunshine and daisies again for football fans across the country who feared the season might be canceled.
A list of crimes reported on campus published August 9, 2011.
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.
College textbooks are getting a bit more affordable.