Governor Heineman speaks as part of lecture series

Leadership brings many challenges, including  making tough choices that aren't popular, said Gov. Dave Heineman at the Peter Kiewit Institute (PKI) Distinguished Lecture Series. 

What’s the buzz on B-cycle?

B-cycle is a bike sharing system in Omaha that launched on June 15, 2011. In an effort to help encourage physical activity on campus, UNO placed two solar powered B-cycle kiosks on campus - one on the south side of the Milo Bail Student Center and the other near the shuttle stop on 67th Street by Mammel Hall. The other three kiosks are located in Aksarben Village.

NU Provost Pratt to step down

Executive Vice President and Provost Linda Pratt will step down June 30, 2012, to return to the UNL Department of English, announced University of Nebraska President James Milliken Nov. 4.

MavSync: Website provides students with a homebase for multiple organizations

Remember when technology was effective and simple, before each update only frustrated us more, leaving us wishing we could go back three or maybe four updates?

Constitution week encourages understanding

The Department of Political Science hosted two events, in recognition of Constitution week, a livecast panel on the Emancipation Proclamation on Monday, Sept. 17 and a Thursday, Sept. 20 lecture by Notre Dame professor Peri Arnold on the 1912 presidential election.

UNO Students: Study Abroad


The University of Nebraska at Omaha's International Studies and Programs department saw an increase of students traveling overseas for their education over the summer, with almost 100 more students traveling than the previous summer and just below 200 students traveling in total through the months of May and August. 

Grad student chooses bicycle over car for campus commute

Lauren Cencic, 29, prefers to commute to campus riding her bike instead of driving her car because it helps to relieve stress.