2022 News Release Archive
Report Shares Challenges and Opportunities for Women in STEM in NebraskaJuly 01, 2022
Women in Nebraska's workforce frequently encounter and overcome gender barriers as they pursue careers in STEM fields, according to a new report released by the UNO Center for Public Affairs Research.
2021-2022 CPACS Annual Report Now LiveJune 13, 2022
This year's College of Public Affairs and Community Service (CPACS) report focuses on “Reflecting Forward,” in honor of our 50th Anniversary.
Not a Coincidence. A Top CPACS School Director Chosen for NU Leadership ProgramJune 01, 2022
Gaylene Armstrong, director of the UNO School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, is one of four UNO faculty recently chosen for NU’s Developing Excellence in Academic Leaders (NU DEAL) inaugural cohort program.
Madeline Adams' national graduation story starts and finishes at UNOJune 01, 2022
80-year-old Madeline Adams found herself the focus of more than 150 national media stories with her UNO graduation in 2022, 60 years after she first started. Congratulations, Madeline!
CPACS Dean's Office Welcomes New AppointmentsApril 27, 2022
UNO’s College of Public Affairs and Community Service welcomes two appointments starting August 1, 2022.
UNO's New Labor Institute Leader Focuses on Nebraska's FutureApril 12, 2022
In his first year of leading the William Brennan Institute for Labor Studies, Jim Begley, director, is facing Nebraska’s workforce challenges with a new slant and head-on.
Awards Abound Among CPACS Faculty and Doctoral StudentsApril 12, 2022
International, national and regional awards have been garnered on our faculty and doctoral student this spring. Learn of their inspirations and motivations leading them to these elite awards.
CPACS Graduate Programs Climb 2023 U.S. News RankingsApril 12, 2022
UNO’s College of Public Affairs and Community Service houses highly ranked graduate programs; programs among the best in the nation.
2022 CPACS Alumni Award Winners AnnouncedFebruary 24, 2022
From excellence in the classroom to the community, these stellar alumni are being honored at this year's 2022 CPACS Alumni Awards Reception on March 10.
Nonprofit Professor Connects Current Students and Alumni Across the Globe through Fulbright Scholar ExperienceFebruary 24, 2022
One of UNO’s professors provides lifelong memories and connections to students and alumni through Fulbright Scholar Experience.
Community Engaged Grant Awarded to the Center for Public Affairs ResearchFebruary 08, 2022
The Center for Public Affairs Research (CPAR) at the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) has received a $1.486 million grant for 2.5 years to continue their work to support and grow rural transit in Nebraska.
UNO STEPs and Nebraska DHHS Investigate Impacts of COVID-19 Pandemic on Substance Use and Drug Overdoses in NebraskaFebruary 08, 2022
UNO's Support and Training for the Evaluation of Programs (STEPs) partnered with the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (NE DHHS) Drug Overdose Prevention (DOP) program to study the impact of COVID-19 on substance use disorder treatment and drug overdose prevention.
UNO Students Share Solutions to International IssuesJanuary 29, 2022
An international criminal justice class, taught by UNO's Anne Hobbs, J.D., Ph.D., tackles current affairs with final project.
UNO Aviation Students Participate in Leadership Day at Southwest AirlinesJanuary 29, 2022
Students within the UNO Aviation Institute participated in Leadership Day at the Southwest Airlines Training Facility in Dallas, Texas.
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