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  • 2013
  • 07/26
Friday
Campus Notices

Campus Recreation Offering Massage Special Through August 3

Campus Recreation is offering $10 off massages from July 14-August 3.

Regular pricing for massages is listed below:

30 minutes:
UNO Student: $35, Campus Rec Member $40, Non-Member $60

45 minutes:
UNO Student: $40, Campus Rec Member $45, Non-Member $65

60 minutes:
UNO Student: $50, Campus Rec Member $55, Non-Member $75

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 402.554.3016.

Campus Notices

Heath Draney Solo Exhibition at Criss Library Through August 16

The Criss Library is hosting Innocence, a Heath Draney Solo Exhibition, through August 16 in the Osborne Family Gallery.

For more information, visit the Criss Library current exhibits website.

Campus Notices
  • 8/24

UNO Seeks Entries for Triathlon August 24

The Omaha swimming & diving team will host its annual Methodist Hospital/UNO Women's Triathlon on Saturday, Aug. 24 at Wehrspann Lake/Chalco Hills Recreation Area. This is the 21st year of the event which raises money for team travel expenses.

Female athletes of all abilities are invited to take part in the event which begins at 8 a.m. It includes a swim, bike and a walk/run throughout the Chalco Hills Recreation Area. The entry fee is $20 while late and race-day registration is $30. Check-in begins at 7 a.m. with a mandatory event meeting at 7:50 a.m. prior to the start.

All registrations before Aug. 14 will receive a t-shirt at check-in while those who register later will have their t-shirts mailed to them.

For more information, or to register, click here.

campus notices

Criss Library Newsletter Available

The latest issue of UNO Criss Library newsletter is now available. Click here to access the 'Criss Chronicles.'

Campus Notices

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UNO in the Media

UNO in the Media

Special Needs Camp Visits UNO
A special needs camp for children who are deaf and/or blind took some time on Thursday, July 25, to utilize the HPER rock climbing wall. WOWT was on hand for the experience.

UNO Key to Helping Teach Military, Civilian Workers in Afghanistan
On Thursday, July 25, a story about UNO's regularly-held Afghanistan Immersion Seminar, which graduates its 41st class today, was covered by WOWT. UNO has offered the seminar since 2008 and graduated over 600 participants.

Gouttierre on 1620 The Zone
On Thursday, July 25, Tom Gouttierre, dean of UNO's International Studies and Programs, was a guest on "Sharpe and Benning in the Morning" on 1620 AM. Gouttierre was on the program to discuss his recent feature in Sports Illustrated about his time as head coach of Afghanistan's national basketball team.

on-going

24th Annual Nebraska Data Users Conference August 13 at UNO

The UNO Center for Public Affairs Research will be holding its annual conference Tuesday, Aug. 13, in the CPACS building and by webcast.

This conference focuses on economic and population data from the U.S. Census Bureau and Labor Departments. Highlighted this year will be information on health insurance, how Nebraska’s metro and nonmetro areas differ, hands-on computer training of web applications, and Nebraska’s population trends.

See the details and register here.

on-going

Campus Recreation Memberships Payable by Payroll Deduction

Campus Recreation memberships can now be paid online through payroll deduction.

Visit www.unomaha.edu/wwwocr to fill out the form for payroll deduction.

For more information on rates and memberships please contact Angelica Jensen at 402.554.3291 or aljensen@unomaha.edu.

on-going

Plan for Fall with The New York Times

Faculty using The New York Times as required reading in their classes are eligible for free home delivery beginning in August, which also includes online and app-based access. Stipends are available for faculty members interested in working with the Newspapers in Curricula (NiC) group, which encourages incorporation of the newspaper in courses and sponsors current events discussions on campus.

For information on subscriptions and NiC stipends, contact Maria Knudtson at mknudtson@unomaha.edu.

Summer in Omaha

Summer in Omaha

Cox Music and Movies
Venue opens at 7 p.m. Friday, July 26
Holland Center Courtyard: 12th & Douglas streets
Music starts at 7:35 p.m.
Movies begin at dusk
FREE and OPEN to the public!
Omaha Performing Arts brings back a cherished Omaha event--Cox Music and Movies! Enjoy live music from an eclectic mix of local bands followed by a film, all in the Holland Center Courtyard.

Aksarben Village
Saturdays @ Stinson Concert Series--Hi-Fi Hangover
Beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 27
The concerts and parking are free throughout the Village.

Joslyn Castle Literary Festival
“Jazz Age at the Castle: F. Scott Fitzgerald”
July 27-August 10
Tickets to all events can be purchased online at www.joslyncastle.com or call 402.595.2199.
For more information about the 2013 Joslyn Castle Literary Festival, please contact Jill Anderson at 917.363.7397 or jillmarit@gmail.com ; Julie A. Reilly at 402.595.2199 or info@joslyncastle.com; or Kristine Gerber at 402.679.5854 or eventive.marketing@cox.net.