2019 News Release Archive
Dr. Roopa Venkatesh of the University of Nebraska at Omaha, Appointed to IMA Global Board of DirectorsJuly 09, 2019
IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) is pleased to announce that Dr. Roopa Venkatesh, Associate Professor of Accounting at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, has been appointed to serve as a member of the IMA Global Board of Directors for a two-year term through June 30, 2021.
Student Excellence Series: Amy KohlscheenJuly 01, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Amy Kohlscheen, honored for Banking and Financial Markets.
Introduction of School of Accounting Speaks to Growth, Achievement in Accounting EducationJune 30, 2019
The College of Business Administration (CBA) is celebrating the growth and academic achievement within its accounting programs by establishing the School of Accounting at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO).
Dr. Dusty White Honored with Journal of Economics Teaching’s Best Paper AwardJune 28, 2019
White teaches students about labor markets through a beloved sport – baseball.
UNO Alumna Sarah Spooner’s Work, Patience, Tears, and SuccessJune 28, 2019
Spooner founded Four Sisters Boutique in 2015 and has since developed a burgeoning business, vibrant social media following, and a life committed to doing what she loves.
UNO Real Estate’s Career-Boosting AQB Certification RenewedJune 28, 2019
UNO’s real estate program achieved renewal of its 2016 certification by the Appraiser Qualifications Board, allowing graduates to apply a majority of their coursework towards becoming a real property appraiser.
UNO Continues Partnership with National Defense University and USSTRATCOMJune 25, 2019
Nebraska's premier metropolitan university continues their partnership with the nation's premier higher education institution for national security strategy to host a 10-week satellite course.
Economics and Accounting Day Event Excites Students and Extinguishes FearsJune 25, 2019
UNO’s Center for Economic Education hosts the annual Economics and Accounting Day, which brings high school students to UNO for a day of hands-on lessons in these often intimidating subjects.
For Tiffany Hunter, UNO CBA is a Place to be ValuedJune 25, 2019
In 2018, UNO caught up with CBA senior Tiffany Hunter to discuss her accomplishments in the real estate program and in the workplace. Now, we reconnected with Hunter to gain new insight into how she’s pulled it all off.
Student Excellence Series: Caleb MoyerJune 24, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Caleb Moyer, honored for Investment Science & Portfolio Management.
Student Excellence Series: Andrea HardestyJune 17, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Andrea Hardesty, honored for Legal Studies.
Student Excellence Series: Alison RaszlerJune 10, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Alison Raszler, honored for Supply Chain Management.
Dr. Lynn Harland Named Interim Dean of College of Business AdministrationJune 10, 2019
Harland will assume interim deanship in August 2019.
Student Excellence Series: Chris WinchesterJune 03, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Chris Winchester, honored for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Management, and Marketing and recipient of the Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key.
UNO CBA and Children’s Hospital Partnership Develops Healthcare LeadersMay 29, 2019
UNO CBA and Children’s Hospital and Medical Center have partnered in an effort to provide leadership training to Omaha’s healthcare executives and physician leaders.
Tech, Venture Capital, Startups, and BillionairesMay 29, 2019
Six of UNO’s Entrepreneurial Living and Learning Community (ELLC) students visited Silicon Valley this May, known as the land of tech, venture capital, startups, and billionaires.
Student Excellence Series: Paige ConnoleMay 27, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Paige Connole, honored for Human Resources Management.
Student Excellence Series: Emily PawollMay 20, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Emily Pawoll, honored for Accounting.
Student Excellence Series: Dominika JedinakMay 13, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Dominika Jedinak, honored for Economics.
Meet the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award WinnersMay 10, 2019
The Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award ceremony honors four UNO CBA alumni each year whose success is a testament to the college’s high-quality curriculum.
CBA Scholars Academy graduates reflect on their time at UNOMay 08, 2019
Congratulations to our May 2019 Scholars Academy graduates. Hear what they had to say about their time here at UNO's CBA and the impact the Scholars Academy had on their career goals.
Student Excellence Series: Bri EisertMay 06, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Bri Eisert, honored for International Business.
Student Excellence Series: Lukas BuchtaApril 29, 2019
Learn more about why we're proud of Lukas Buchta, honored for Business Finance and recipient of the CBA Student Athlete Leadership Award.
Dr. Phani Tej Adidam Connects UNO CBA GloballyApril 26, 2019
Adidam was awarded the Faculty Excellence in Global Engagement Award for his exploration of intellectual diversity and the connections that bind people from different cultures.
Ly Phan Dominates Maverick Business CompetitionApril 26, 2019
Fresh out of business school, a passionate team is chasing their dreams through a new nonprofit founded on the mission of educational equity.
UNO MBA, EMBA Programs Rise in National RanksApril 19, 2019
Thanks to customized curriculum, online learning options, and exceptional quality of education, UNO’s MBA and EMBA programs continue to rise in national ranks.
Theory Becomes Reality with the “Mergers and Acquisitions” Class CompetitionApril 19, 2019
Students translate theory learned in class into real-world application on business scenarios.
After 30-Year Military Career, EMBA Proves Invaluable for Entrepreneur Jim SlisikApril 19, 2019
Slisik graduated from the UNO EMBA program in December 2018 after 30 years in the United States Air Force.
Carlson, Do, Jedinak, and Neaman Clench the 2019 Capstone CupApril 19, 2019
The group was sponsored by TD Ameritrade, National Indemnity, and First Data.
UNO CBA’s Annesha Mitra Wins UNO Academic Advisor of the YearApril 19, 2019
Mitra is Director of Undergraduate Advising for UNO CBA and was selected from nominees across the entire university.
UNO Business Students Join Beta Gamma SigmaApril 12, 2019
The UNO College of Business Administration congratulates the newest members of Beta Gamma Sigma international honor society.
A Weekend Investment Brings Lifelong Returns with the Genius of Warren Buffett CourseApril 10, 2019
The upcoming Genius of Warren Buffett program gives Lifelong Learners a one-of-a-kind glimpse into the Oracle of Omaha.
Aiming HighApril 09, 2019
The first in his family to earn a college degree, Danny Ventura is savoring his new career inside an iconic Omaha skyscraper.
CBA Scholars Academy Welcomes Fifth CohortApril 05, 2019
Twenty high-achieving business students will begin their college careers in Omaha this fall.
Eighth Annual Midwest Entrepreneurship Conference Establishes UNO as Entrepreneurial HubMarch 29, 2019
Coordinated by the UNO Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Franchising (CIEF) and the UNO Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization, the conference is an empowering opportunity for attendees.
“Life through a new lens”: CBA Study Abroad Opportunities Offer A Valuable New PerspectiveMarch 29, 2019
Students visited India and China over spring break, returning with business and life lessons that will resonate throughout their careers.
UNO CBA Student Kelsey Nekl Accepted to Prestigious Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange ProgramMarch 27, 2019
Nekl’s acceptance into the esteemed program offers cultural immersion and professional experience in her ideal career field.
NBDC to Assist Nebraska Businesses with FEMA Contracting as a Result of Recent FloodingMarch 22, 2019
NBDC to Assist Nebraska Businesses Impacted by 2019 Floods with Free Counseling ServicesMarch 22, 2019
Innovation Unbound: Dr. Diamond’s Upcoming Book Defends Innovative DynamismMarch 20, 2019
UNO CBA Professor of Economics Dr. Art Diamond explores entrepreneurial capitalism – or what he terms “innovative dynamism” – in his upcoming book to be published June 2019.
UNO CBA’s Dr. Yanhui Zhao Quoted by BBC NewsMarch 20, 2019
The UNO CBA Assistant Professor of Marketing recently wrote about the Weight Watchers rebranding, with his insightful comments picked up by BBC News.
The UNO EMBA Program Is Different – And Gets ResultsMarch 20, 2019
UNO EMBA Alumnus Justin Rediger reflects on his time in the program and how the capstone’s real-world experiences differentiate it from all the rest.
The Capstone Cup: UNO CBA’s Unparalleled Senior ExperienceMarch 20, 2019
The UNO CBA Capstone Cup, a mandatory semester-long competition for all graduating seniors, is a unique critical thinking opportunity unequaled by other area business colleges.
Attitude Is EverythingMarch 04, 2019
For upcoming CBA graduate Zac Marquess, attitude has allowed him to excel through college, internships, and life transitions.
Out of the Comfort ZoneMarch 04, 2019
UNO CBA student Michell Blodgett has enriched her experience and education by committing to a life outside of the comfort zone.
UNO CBA Alumnus James Eldridge: The Professional Leader MindsetFebruary 27, 2019
James Eldridge, UNO MBA alumnus and Marine Officer, has used his training to master the mindset of the professional leader.
Well-Deserved Praise for UNO CBA Senior Mitch HahnFebruary 27, 2019
UNO CBA students make the Omaha community proud inside and outside of the classroom. Lately, one UNO CBA student athlete in particular has been making a name for himself in the news.
Gaining Stakeholder Approval: A Winning StrategyFebruary 27, 2019
Dr. Erin Bass, Associate Professor of Management, researches how organizations gain social approval from stakeholders and what that means for financial performance.
Service Above Self: The Motto of CBA Alumnus Bob HarlingFebruary 27, 2019
In January, the United Way board of directors honored UNO CBA alumnus Bob Harling with one of its most prestigious designations.
Barron's and Carson Group Partnership Gives CBA Students Competitive EdgeFebruary 26, 2019
UNO CBA Partners with Barron's and Carson Group
Third Annual Accounting Careers Expo Offers Networking, Personal InsightFebruary 06, 2019
The Expo welcomed nearly 110 students and 44 business exhibitors to Mammel Hall. The event was open to UNO students, local high schools, and community colleges and aimed to answer questions about the accounting profession while offering networking opportunities.
Professor Sewell Earns Alumni Award for ExcellenceFebruary 04, 2019
Destynie Sewell, J.D., MBA, and Assistant Professor of Business Law and Ethics was recently named the winner of the 2019 College of Public Affairs and Community Service (CPACS) Alumni Award for Excellence in Public Service.
Sales Program Gives Students FoundationFebruary 04, 2019
The sales program partners with local businesses to present students with real business scenarios, giving them insight into what it’s like to work in the field.