2016 News Release Archive
Students Awarded National Study Abroad ScholarshipDecember 02, 2016
Two University of Nebraska at Omaha students awarded prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
New Study Abroad Program in Spain – Learn More!November 23, 2016
A new study abroad program led by Dr Daniel Wuebben will take students throughout Spain this May.
British Politics: Brexit & Beyond - Summer Study Abroad OpportunityNovember 16, 2016
This faculty-led program in London crosses disciplines as it gets up close and personal with Brexit.
Study Abroad Down Under in New Exercise Science Program | Learn More 11/9November 04, 2016
A brand new faculty-led Exercise Science program will run this summer at the University of Sydney with a wide range of course options, including an internship option.
The London Program: Criminal JusticeOctober 27, 2016
The Criminal Justice in London program continues its long tradition of taking UNO and UNL students to England, in what may be the largest study abroad group to date.
New Study Abroad Program to Belgium | Learn More 10/27October 20, 2016
New 'Belgium Between Empires' study abroad program studies history and culture in Belgium this summer. An information session will run on 10/27 for interested students.
Faculty-led Study Abroad Program in Germany Focuses on Language ImmersionOctober 13, 2016
As part of the UNO Intensive German Language and Culture faculty-led program, run by Dr Gwyneth Cliver, intermediate and advanced level German students focused on language acquisition through active engagement in Germany.
University of Nebraska at Omaha Jazz Ensemble Tours Lithuania and LatviaSeptember 30, 2016
The UNO Jazz Ensemble builds on international partnerships through cultural exchange and a series of performances and collaborations in Lithuania and Latvia.
Backpacking-style study abroad program takes students through Italy to experience its history first-handSeptember 22, 2016
Unique backpacking tour of Italy takes study abroad students to sixteen cities, three countries, and over four hundred miles.
100 years after 1916 Easter Rising, UNO students travel through Ireland’s pastSeptember 01, 2016
This June, students were able to call Ireland their home for a time as they studied abroad with UNO’s Irish Literature and History program, coordinated by Professor Hugh Reilly and co-taught by Dr. Lisabeth Buchelt and Instructor Molly Loesche.
Students research biodiversity, conservation efforts in two-week trek through Costa RicaAugust 25, 2016
Led by Professor Roxi Kellar, the Biodiversity in Costa Rica program is an experience driven program that focuses on the natural history of plants and animals, the importance of biodiversity, and the examination of successful conservation efforts.
Students Awarded National Study Abroad ScholarshipAugust 10, 2016
Gilman Scholarships help students start their international educational journeys.
$2.2 Million Grant Funds New Academic Programs in Afghan UniversitiesJune 26, 2016
A multimillion-dollar federal grant is bringing together scholars from the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) and Afghanistan to establish new academic programs.
Beyond Borders: Celebrating the International MaverickMay 11, 2016
Gallery in Criss Library features student stories from international students hailing from 10 different countries. Here's a sneak peek.
Fulbright Program Sends Mavericks Across the GlobeMay 09, 2016
As the Spring semester comes to a close, meet six Mavericks pursuing an international adventure.
Global Diplomats Deadline April 21stApril 08, 2016
IS&P is now accepting applications for our Global Diplomats program for 2016-2017.
New STEM Optional Practical Training (OPT) ExtensionMarch 17, 2016
Details about the STEM OPT Extension Changes Coming May 10th.
UNO and UNMC Collaborate on Program for Chinese DoctorsMarch 08, 2016
UNO's IPD program partners with UNMC and UneMed to provide medical English training for Chinese doctors.
Students Awarded National Study Abroad ScholarshipDecember 14, 2015
Students awarded national scholarship to study abroad.
International Student Excels in the Classroom and as UNO MascotDecember 14, 2015
ILUNO student connects with students and the community as the UNO mascot.
Education Abroad Opportunities Abound at UNODecember 14, 2015
Explore the possibilities to expand your horizons by studying and earning credit in another country.
Top Programs for International StudentsDecember 14, 2015
Interests as diverse as our international student participants.
Three Students Earn Scholarships To Study In JapanAugust 06, 2015
UNO Education Abroad students to study at Shizuoka University in 2015-2016.
UNO Announces 2015 Winners of Andy Award for International JournalismMay 20, 2015
Named in honor of former Omaha World-Herald Publisher Harold W. Andersen, the annual award funds new international reporting projects proposed by Nebraska-based journalists and news organizations.
Clinton Global Initiative ConferenceApril 14, 2015
A UNO alumna currently at UNMC, joined hundreds of peers from across the world, on March 6- 8, to help solve the world’s toughest challenges.
Enacting Global Change Through Education AbroadFebruary 02, 2015
Traveling to India to meet with and help Kabul University professors better teach journalism.
Researchers Find Rare Coin, Other Artifacts at BethsaidaFebruary 02, 2015
In July 2014, researchers at UNO's Bethsaida's excavation site made groundbreaking discoveries.
Travel Tips for Studying AbroadFebruary 02, 2015
During the 2012-2013 academic year, 366 UNO students studied abroad in more than 30 countries. That’s up 62 percent from a decade ago. And more trips are in the works.
Six Continents & the Top of the WorldFebruary 01, 2015
Research and service-learning projects have taken UNO faculty and students to six of the seven continents — and to an Arctic island near the top of the world.
Education Abroad Office Awards $22,000 in Scholarships for Spring SemesterJanuary 12, 2015
Students studying abroad in Spring of 2015 receive scholarships.
Top Programs for International StudentsJanuary 12, 2015
2013-2014 Annual Report on International Participants released.
ILUNO Service Learning Lends a Helping HandJanuary 12, 2015
Volunteering in the community and across the state to make a difference, all while expanding English skills.
IPD Mentoring Program Connects International Trainees with Local LeadersJanuary 12, 2015
Mentor Match Kick-Off begins unique mentoring program.