This week in News…

Spring Volunteer Fair, Feb. 24 On Tuesday, Feb. 24, 40 Omaha nonprofit organizations will be set up at the Barbara Weitz Community EngagementCenter. From 9 a.m. to 1...

President Bounds announces new NU diversity officer

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds announced today the appointment of Stancia Whitcomb Jenkins as NU’s associate to the president and assistant vice president...

NASA Nebraska Space Grant accepting student fellowships, faculty research mini-grants

NASA is interested in the development of the future aerospace workforce. NASA Nebraska Space Grant is currently accepting proposals for student fellowships, internships and faculty...

We Can’t Wait:

Over the last few weeks, I've had the opportunity to get out of Washington and talk with folks across the country about how we can create jobs and get our economy growing faster. 


20,000 by 2020: An insight to UNO Admissions and Recruiting

The NU Board of Regents recently set a goal for University of Nebraska at Omaha to reach 20,000 enrolled students by the year of...

Who funded Mammel Hall?

Carl and Joyce Mammel's decision to donate the largest sum of money ever given to UNO was well thought out, said Lori Byrne, campus director for the University of Nebraska Foundation. Byrne said the Mammels have been involved in giving back to students for years, starting with scholarships of more than $500,000 to more than 250 students during the past 10 years. "One of our most satisfying experiences has been to receive letters from the young people who benefited from the scholarship programs," Carl Mammel is quoted as saying in the guide to Mammel Hall.


UNO recognizes outstanding students

UNO recognized the accomplishments of outstanding faculty and students last week, during its annual Honors Convocation events.


VIDEO: President Obama Remarks in Omaha

President Obama spoke at the University of Nebraska in Omaha about his agenda for 2016. This trip was the first day of a two-city...