2018 News Release Archive
Midlands Sexual Health Research Collaborative Receives Equality Fund GrantDecember 21, 2018
The Midlands Sexual Health Research Collaborative will expand their programming in 2019 by launching an LGBTQIA+ leadership institute.
Meet the new director of the School of Health & Kinesiology, Dr. Jason ColemanDecember 12, 2018
Prior to his new role, Dr. Coleman was Associate Professor of Public Health and Co-Director of the Midlands Sexual Health Research Collaborative (MSHRC).
Biomechanics professor receives nearly $500K from the NIH to study role of assistive devices in stroke recoveryDecember 03, 2018
Assistant Professor of Biomechanics Dr. Brian Knarr was recently awarded a competitive NIH R15 research grant to study role of assistive devices during stroke recovery.
Biomechanics In ActionNovember 07, 2018
A collaboration between the Division of Biomechanics and Research Development and nonprofit QLI has led to three initiatives which are benefiting individuals recovering from traumatic injuries, strokes
Department of Biomechanics honored with UNeMed’s Innovator of the Year AwardOctober 26, 2018
The Department of Biomechanics was recognized with UNeMed's 2018 Innovator of the Year Award for their research and insights into disease prediction and health improvement.
College of Education Welcomes Athletic Training LeadersOctober 23, 2018
Four of the most influential leaders in the athletic training profession recently joined faculty and students for a panel discussion and student research symposium
H&K Students Inspired by Soccer and Sports Medicine-Focused Global Service ExperienceJune 04, 2018
In March, a group of nine students from the School of Health and Kinesiology (H&K) traveled far beyond the classroom—and the country—for a soccer and sports medicine-focused service learning experience.
Awards Season Brings Celebration and RecognitionJune 01, 2018
The end of the academic year is a time to celebrate and recognize excellence. Meet the alumni, faculty, and students honored during awards season, including our five new Distinguished Alumni Award winners.
College of Education Alumni Honored with Education AwardsMay 30, 2018
This spring, eleven College of Education graduates were recognized by area school districts with awards for exemplary teaching.
UNO Library Science Program Ranked #1 by Best College ReviewsMay 18, 2018
UNO offers the #1 Online Bachelor’s Degree in Library Science, as ranked by Best College Reviews.
College of Education Commencement HighlightsMay 08, 2018
They have exhibited exceptional dedication, scholarship, and accomplishment in their fields of study and are ready to launch new careers—meet a few members of the COE Class of 2018.
College of Education leaders recognized by Chancellor's Commission on the Status of WomenMarch 21, 2018
UNO's Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women celebrated the accomplishments and contributions of two College of Education leaders at their recent luncheon event.
College of Education Commencement HighlightsJanuary 16, 2018
They have exhibited exceptional dedication, scholarship, and accomplishment in their fields of study and are ready to launch new careers—meet a few members of the COE Class of 2017.
Public Health Professor Dr. Sofia Jawed-Wessel recognized as Outstanding Young OmahanJanuary 10, 2018
Public Health Professor Dr. Sofia Jawed-Wessel was recognized as a 2017 Ten Outstanding Young Omahan (TOYO!) and will be honored during a February awards ceremony.
Biomechanics Research Building Hosts Workshop for High SchoolersJanuary 08, 2018
Forty Omaha-area high school girls joined faculty from the Department of Biomechanics and UNMC during the Perry Outreach Program, an experience where participants learned hands-on medical techniques and engineering skills.