2021 News Release Archive
Students: Apply Now for the Maverick Passport ProjectSeptember 16, 2021
UNO Education Abroad is calling all Mavericks looking to get their first U.S. Passport to apply for the Maverick Passport Project. 75 UNO students will be selected to have their passport fees covered and help navigating the passport application process. Apply by September 30th!
Minerals, drugs and China: How the Taliban might finance their new Afghan governmentSeptember 09, 2021
From "The Conversation": Hanif Sufizada, Education and Outreach Program Coordinator at UNO's Center for Afghanistan Studies, explains what financial sources the Taliban might turn to for funding their new Afghan government.
UNO Alum and Entrepreneur Gives Back Through the Maverick Passport ProjectAugust 17, 2021
Michael Blakely, UNO class of 2014, repeat study abroad participant, and CEO of InterOperate is leveraging his success to help current Mavericks study abroad. Blakely and his company, InterOperate, have donated funding to help 25+ UNO students obtain their first passport. Read on to hear his story and why the Maverick Passport Project is one of his passion projects!
Faculty Funding for Three Week January Session Study Away CoursesJune 28, 2021
New funding has been announced for UNO professors interested in teaching a domestic 'study away' course in the upcoming Three Week January Session. Read on for more details on the awards available and how to submit a proposal.
UNO Education Abroad Selected to Receive the IIE American Passport Project GrantMay 26, 2021
UNO has been selected by the Institute of International Education (IIE) to receive a grant that will enable 25 Mavericks to obtain a U.S. passport and support their study abroad journeys.
Apply for the Fulbright-MCI Visiting Professorship for 2022-2023May 17, 2021
This funded experience is open to professors from a variety of scholarly interests and academic fields; deadline Sept. 15.
UNO Education Abroad is Hiring Peer Advisors for Fall 2021April 23, 2021
Join UNO Education Abroad's dedicated team and help your fellow Mavericks access the world.
Call for Applications and Nominees: Andy Award and Andersen-Gouttierre AwardsMarch 02, 2021
The Andy Award recognizes international journalism in Nebraska. The Andersen-Gouttierre Awards recognize UNO faculty, staff, students, and members of the community for their contributions to international exchange and understanding; deadline is April 15.
Join the UNO Alumni Month of Service- Internationally!February 25, 2021
Volunteer with UNO Alumni around the world this March by completing a service project where you live.
Catching up with the Center for Afghanistan StudiesFebruary 23, 2021
Despite the global pandemic, the Center for Afghanistan Studies (CAS) has continued work on many exciting projects and media engagements. Read on for more details of what they’ve been up to this past year, and how they are forging ahead in 2021.