News Release Archive
YMCA of Greater Omaha Archives Marks 150th AnniversaryDecember 08, 2016
The “YMCA of Greater Omaha: 150 Years of Providing First” exhibit will be at the Durham Museum through January 8, 2017.
HPER Closed Dec. 28December 27, 2015
Due to the impending winter weather, HPER will be closed on Monday, December 28.
HPER Access for Service Members on LeaveDecember 23, 2015
Providing wellness opportunities for those who have served our country
UNO Announces Alumni, Foundation IntegrationDecember 23, 2015
Alumni staff to join foundation staff in integrated advancement model
Best of 2015: The Year in PhotosDecember 23, 2015
A look back at the year that was through photographs taken by University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) multimedia specialist Ryan Henriksen.
Use Main Entrance for Hockey Exhibition GameDecember 22, 2015
Due to the low number of expected attendance, the student entrance will not be open for the hockey exhibition game January 2.
Students Awarded National Study Abroad ScholarshipDecember 21, 2015
Three UNO students have been awarded a prestigious State Department scholarship
New York Times Faculty ResourcesDecember 19, 2015
Faculty members are eligible for a free home delivery of the New York Times.
Make a Commit to Fit New Year's ResolutionDecember 19, 2015
Let the Wellness Center Help you Make a New Year's Resolution
UCAT Pre-Conference WorkshopDecember 18, 2015
The Center for Faculty Excellence is hosting a “Pre-Conference” workshop today, February 1, 2016.
New JOLLAS Issue OnlineDecember 18, 2015
The Journal of Latino/Latin American Studies (JOLLAS) has recently published an issue online that focuses on the experiences of Latino college students in the U.S.
Best of 2015: Research Making an ImpactDecember 17, 2015
Innovative new ideas from faculty and students
Robots from "Star Wars" Are Close to Becoming RealityDecember 15, 2015
UNO professor Raj Dasgupta talks about technologies depicted in the classic sci-fi series.
New UNO Report on Omaha's Latino PopulationDecember 15, 2015
New study provides insight into changing face of the metro area
Letterpress Exhibits to Open Art Gallery’s 2016 CalendarDecember 15, 2015
Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Harry Duncan’s birth – a nationally recognized letterpress printer who taught at UNO
UNO PRSSA's 9th Annual Santa Paws Raises $1,100 for No-Kill ShelterDecember 12, 2015
On Dec. 6, pet lovers and their animals visited the Bookworm for the annual Santa Paws event and raised almost $1,100 for Hearts United for Animals.
TTC Closed Dec. 21-23December 12, 2015
The Teaching and Technology Center (TTC) will be closed Dec. 21-23.
Score a Free Weekend Road TripDecember 12, 2015
Now through Dec. 31, win a free road trip with Zipcar!
Teaching with Technology Sessions for Faculty | Spring 2016December 11, 2015
This spring, the Academic Partnership for Instruction is offering a series of development opportunities for faculty and staff.
UNO, OPS Students to Unveil North Omaha MuralDecember 09, 2015
Providing support to the Learning Community of Douglas and Sarpy Counties
Five Earn Certification from UNODecember 09, 2015
Educating those who to serve the state of Nebraska
Students Celebrate Aksarben HistoryDecember 07, 2015
An Honors Program poster presentation will detail the final projects of a special service-learning project
TEDxUNO 2016 is Sold Out!December 06, 2015
Tickets for TEDxUNO 2016 are now sold out. Stay tuned for updates about TEDxUNO 2017.
Important International Health Insurance InformationDecember 04, 2015
Have International Health Insurance? Check out these important reminders.
December 2015 Commencement | Important InformationDecember 04, 2015
Important information for students and faculty who are planning to participate in the December 2015 Commencement Ceremony
Call for Proposals Now Open! | Engagement Scholarship Consortium ConferenceDecember 04, 2015
Today, March 15, 2016, is the online submission deadline for proposal submissions.
Buffett Institute Holds Professional Development EventDecember 04, 2015
More than 200 teachers, caregivers, and other professionals attended the early childhood seminar
Best of 2015: Student Groups Celebrate SuccessDecember 01, 2015
These Mavericks earned national recognition
Best of 2015: UNO Best for VetsNovember 30, 2015
Recognized for outstanding support of all our military-affiliated students
Best of 2015: TEDxUNONovember 30, 2015
In February, ten creative minds came to campus for the inaugural TEDxUNO
Military/Veteran Services Lead Earns National FellowshipNovember 02, 2015
Contributing to national security policies
“Santa Paws” to Raise Money for Animal ShelterNovember 02, 2015
All proceeds will go to Hearts United for Animals
Volunteers Needed for Research Study on WalkingNovember 02, 2015
Healthy volunteers are needed to participate in a study investigating the differences between treadmill and over ground walking.
Using the Life Cycle Assessment at the End of a SemesterNovember 02, 2015
A Life Cycle Assessment is measuring a product’s energy use, materials used, consumer use, and disposal.
UNO Takes Home Awards from PRSA and AIGANovember 02, 2015
Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and AIGA recently presented the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) with a number of awards.
UNO Student Works On Documentary Film CrewNovember 02, 2015
Nick Beaulieu's 1,500 mile journey to Los Angeles paid off in a big way.
UNO Names Arcides Cabrera December's Employee of the MonthNovember 02, 2015
The University of Nebraska at Omaha recently selected Arcides Cabrera as Employee of the Month for December. A Custodian in Facilities Management, Arcides was nominated for his friendliness and strong work ethic.
UNO Grad Student Receives Award for Outstanding Master's ThesisNovember 02, 2015
UNO Graduate Student Scott Wike recently made UNO history, becoming the first Maverick to receive the Award for Outstanding Master's Thesis (Qualitative-Rhetorical Methodology) from the Master’s Education Division of the National Communication Association.
UNO Flag Lowering for Joseph LaVoieNovember 02, 2015
The UNO flag will be lowered Thursday, December 10, 2015, for Joseph LaVoie, a former Professor in the Psychology Department.
UNO Flag Lowering for James MimsNovember 02, 2015
On Wednesday, December 9, 2015, the University of Nebraska at Omaha will celebrate the life of a former employee by lowering the university flag in his honor.
UNO First in Region to Offer Holocaust & Genocide Studies MinorNovember 02, 2015
An interdisciplinary exploration of historical and current events
UNO Faculty, Staff Invited to LGBTQIA+ Social | Dec. 9November 02, 2015
Come and enjoy the merriment, camaraderie, and games.
UNO Excellence in Teaching Nominations Now Being AcceptedNovember 02, 2015
The campuswide Excellence in Teaching award committee is now accepting nominations for 2016.
UNO Embraces Season of GivingNovember 02, 2015
Students, staff, and faculty are paying it forward this December
UNO Bookstore Holiday SaleNovember 02, 2015
The Holiday Sale in the UNO Bookstore is here! Now through Dec. 23, enjoy 25 percent off regular priced apparel.
University Housing Seeking Resident Assistants for 2016-2017November 02, 2015
Have you thought about becoming an Resident Assistant? Well now is your chance to join the 2016-2017 University Housing team!
Turn off Computers Over Holiday BreakNovember 02, 2015
Shutting off your computer each night when you leave work could save as much as $90 per year.
Thank You for Being a Santa to a SeniorNovember 02, 2015
The Department of Gerontology and Sigma Phi Omega, the Gerontology Honor Society, would like to extend a big "thank you" to all who participated in this year’s Be a Santa to a Senior project.
Submit Camp Information for 2016November 02, 2015
Hosting a spring or summer camp at UNO in 2016? Send us the information!
Students to Host Second Virtual Art ShowNovember 02, 2015
The online event is set for Thursday, Dec. 10
Spring 2016 Grants Deadlines AnnouncedNovember 02, 2015
The Office of Research and Creative Activity reminds students of these important spring 2016 application deadlines.
Regent to be Inducted into NIAAA Hall of FameNovember 02, 2015
The honor celebrates NU Regent and UNO alumnus Bob Whitehouse's lifetime of achievements
Parking Information and Building Hours | Week of Jan. 4November 02, 2015
UNO offices will close December 24 and reopen January 4. Classes will resume January 11.
Parking and Shuttle Service AnnouncementsNovember 02, 2015
Please take a moment to read these important announcements about parking and shuttle service in the coming weeks.
Parking Advisory: Lots 5 and 6 to Become “All Valid Permit Lots”November 02, 2015
Beginning January 11, 2016, Pacific Campus Lots 5 and 6 will be changed to “all valid permit lots.”
Never Buy Without It: Sustainable Purchasing ToolkitNovember 02, 2015
Sustainable purchasing is making the choice to buy products that are environmentally friendly and healthier.
MBSC Renovation Project UpdatesNovember 02, 2015
Interested in learning more about the status of the renovation project? Stop by the MBSC Nebraska/Aksarben Room January 20, 2016, for an update!
MavGrants Training Continues | Nov. 1November 02, 2015
MavGrants is a secure electronic research administration system developed for the Office of Research and Creative Activity to help UNO faculty, staff, and administrators manage research projects.
Maverick Food Pantry Boxes for BreakNovember 02, 2015
With another holiday break fast approaching, the Maverick Food Pantry is excited to continue our annual Boxes for Break event!
Mail Services Holiday Shut Down HoursNovember 02, 2015
Mail Services will only open its service window for departmental services and mail pick up Dec. 28-Dec. 30, from 9 to 10 A.M.
Listen to "Central Park Five" PresentationNovember 02, 2015
Yusef Salaam was a teenager when he was wrongfully convicted in a high profile case
International Student Excels in the Classroom and as UNO MascotNovember 02, 2015
Durango, the UNO Mavericks mascot, has become quite the presence at the University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) and in the Omaha community.
Information Security Newsletter: Online ShoppingNovember 02, 2015
It’s that time of year again – food, fun, parties, and lots of online shopping.
Important Information about 2015 W-2sNovember 02, 2015
If you do not consent to receive your W-2 statement online, you will be provided with a paper statement and you will not have access to the statement online.
Holiday Offer at The Durham MuseumNovember 02, 2015
Now through January 3, 2016, you will receive a free 12 oz. box of Baxer's Chocolate Meltaways if you purchase a membership at The Durham Museum.
Gift of Art Highlights Omaha-Africa BondNovember 02, 2015
Four African masks and one sculpture are on display in the Department of Black Studies
Get a Campus Rec Holiday PassNovember 02, 2015
A UNO Campus Recreation Holiday Pass is available for any college student in the Omaha area.
Food Services Hours | Week of Jan. 4November 02, 2015
Check out the Food Services hours for this week. All venues will return to normal hours of operation on Jan. 11.
Flag Lowering Honors Victims of the Attack in San BernardinoNovember 02, 2015
Governor Pete Ricketts recently announced, in accordance with a proclamation from President Barack Obama, that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff until 12 A.M. Tuesday, December 8, 2015, as a mark of respect for the victims of the attack in San Bernardino, California.
Faculty Invited to Performance Task Academy | Feb. 19-20November 02, 2015
The Center for Faculty Excellence and University Committee for the Advancement of Teaching invite UNO faculty to Performance Task Academy Feb. 19-20. Meals will be provided.
Drop-In Rec: New at Baxter ArenaNovember 02, 2015
Open skating and hockey at Baxter Arena end this week.
Dec. 24 Designated as Half-Day Paid Holiday for Eligible UNO EmployeesNovember 02, 2015
Nebraska state government agencies will observe a half-day paid holiday and will be closed to the public starting at noon December 24.
Criss Library To Extend Hours for Prep and Finals WeeksNovember 02, 2015
The library will stay open until 1 A.M. to allow UNO students additional research and study hours.
Coffee Drive for Stephen Center | Now-Dec. 22November 02, 2015
The Division of Continuing Studies is collecting coffee for the Stephen Center Emergency Shelter.
Books for Africa Book Drive | Dec. 1-18November 02, 2015
Student Involvement is sponsoring a book drive Dec. 1-18. All donated books, new or used, will be given to the Books for Africa project.
Biomechanics Research Building Annual ReportNovember 02, 2015
We have had a very exciting year with the formation of the Center for Research in Human Movement Variability and the addition of a Bachelor’s Degree in Biomechanics among many other wonderful things.
Best of 2015: New Degree OptionsNovember 02, 2015
New and exciting educational opportunities for students
Best of 2015: Mavericks Make HistoryNovember 02, 2015
The year was a success for student athletes competitively and academically
Best of 2015: A Sustainable CampusNovember 02, 2015
Environmentally friendly and socially responsible
Best of 2015: A New Student CenterNovember 02, 2015
A commitment to improving the student experience
Benefits Staff Added to 'Wellness on Wheels'November 02, 2015
The benefits staff will be able to answer any questions employees have about their benefits at today's Wellness on Wheels event.