Bull Wreath

Happy Holidays!

Wishing you joy this holiday season
and in the New Year from the

University of Nebraska Omaha

Chancellor John and Jan Christensen




On August 14, 2014, UNO welcomed a 1,500-pound bronze bull statue to campus, known as the “Maverick Monument” created by artist Jocelyn Russell. UNO’s Maverick symbolizes the independent thinking, determination, pride, and success of UNO students and alumni and the opportunities before them.

University of Nebraska at Omaha
This holiday greeting was created through collaboration with University Communications staff and student developers at the College of Information Science & Technology. Jingle Bells performed by music majors from the UNO School of Music. Jason Smith, saxophone; Ben Tweedt, piano, Nate VanFleet, drums, and Alex Annan, Bass. This jazz version was arranged by student Ben Tweedt.