News Release Archive
UNO's Reach for It Dance Program Returns March 25February 29, 2016
This spring, the University of Nebraska at Omaha will once again offer a dance program for people affected by Parkinson’s Disease.
Criss Library Extends Services to OffuttFebruary 29, 2016
Service members and civilian workers at Offutt Air Force Base now have access to hundreds of thousands of books and research resources, all just a short drive away
What does Bike Use at UNO Mean to You?February 27, 2016
Student Government wants to know your opinion about bike use on campus.
UNO Experts Answer Questions on Super Tuesday, Presidential PoliticsFebruary 27, 2016
Members of UNO's Department of Political Science answer questions about the biggest voting day in the 2016 presidential primary season
UNO Cricket Club Competes at NationalsFebruary 27, 2016
UNO Cricket Club will take on Wayne State University at nationals today. Go Mavs!
FitDesks Now Available in the Criss LibraryFebruary 27, 2016
UNO's Criss Library is making it easier to work and workout at the same time.
Attention Students the Financial Aid Newsletter is HereFebruary 27, 2016
Financial Aid News has released its quarterly newsletter.
UNO Theater Students Selected to Present NationallyFebruary 26, 2016
Two students are selected to attend the United States Institute for Theatre Technology conference.
The Gateway's Journalism Bootcamp Lecture Series is BackFebruary 25, 2016
A guest speaker from The Omaha World-Herald will visit the University of Nebraska at Omaha's student newspaper office, located in EAB 113, each month to discuss his or her profession.
Senior Weekend for Mavericks HockeyFebruary 25, 2016
Pack Baxter Arena to cheer on the Mavericks vs. North Dakota
Lane, Sidewalk Closure on 67th Street Near CampusFebruary 24, 2016
The east lane of 67th Street and the adjacent sidewalk, between Pine Street and Pacific Street, will be closed until summer 2017 to allow for the construction of a new housing unit and parking structure.
Charla Speaker Series to Continue with Raymond RoccoFebruary 24, 2016
This year, the annual Charla Speaker Series will feature three finalists for the director position in the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies (OLLAS)
Volunteer Recruitment Has Begun for 2016 Olympic Swim Trials and Omaha CupFebruary 23, 2016
Registration is open today for those interested in volunteering for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials.
Omaha Poverty Subject of UNO Documentary ScreeningFebruary 23, 2016
The film will be shown on Wednesday, March 2
Inventory Control, Using Less, and Reducing WasteFebruary 23, 2016
Don’t be so quick to get rid of the office supplies you already have. Stop and think before you make your purchase – Do you really need it?
Goldstein Lecture Brings Temple Grandin to CampusFebruary 22, 2016
The lecture is set for Thursday, March 10
UNO Faculty Senate Accepting Applications for the Paul L. Beck Memorial ScholarshipsFebruary 20, 2016
You must be a UNO senior or grad student in 2016-2017. Both residents and non-residents may apply.
Criss Library Now Offering Mini SLA Resin 3-D PrintingFebruary 20, 2016
Small, detailed 3-D models can be printed at a higher level with the Creative Production Lab's new SLA resin printer.
New Security Layer Added to FireflyFebruary 19, 2016
Beginning Feb. 22, an “Extended Validation Certificate” will be activated for Firefly.
Excellence in Business, Accounting EducationFebruary 19, 2016
UNO's College of Business is once again internationally accredited
CCSW to Sponsor Emergency Loan Fund RaffleFebruary 19, 2016
The Chancellor’s Commission on the Status of Women (CCSW) is sponsoring the annual UNO employee Emergency Loan Fund (ELF) raffle.
Water Drive for Flint, MichiganFebruary 18, 2016
The University of Nebraska at Omaha is assisting the Morning Star Baptist Church in their efforts to collect cases of water in order to provide relief to all those who have been affected by the water crisis.
UNO Student to Attend the Munich Brain CourseFebruary 18, 2016
Hannah Bergwell is one of 10 students from around the world who were selected to attend.
FAFSA Updates for the 2017-2018 Academic YearFebruary 18, 2016
To help alleviate some of the pressure families’ face, two major changes are being implemented beginning with the 2017-18 FAFSA.
UNO Helps with Nebraska Robotics ExpoFebruary 17, 2016
The expo reflects collaboration across the University of Nebraska system
TRiO to Host Week-Long Donation Drive at UNOFebruary 17, 2016
Drop off donations in Kayser Hall 330, or make arrangements for pick up by calling 402.554.3492.
The Maverick Food Pantry Supports In-Need StudentsFebruary 17, 2016
As a student, you are already under enough stress. Adding in the pressure of food security can be overwhelming.
Student Orgs Spotlight: Sisterhood and BrotherhoodFebruary 17, 2016
Read profiles from a student in each organization.
Service Opportunities for UNO StudentsFebruary 17, 2016
UNO sponsors days of service to give student volunteers a chance to engage in service projects around the community.
Omaha Big Band and Justin Kisor to Headline UNO Jazz FestivalFebruary 17, 2016
UNO’s Great Plains Jazz Festival is set for Friday, Feb. 26 and Saturday, Feb. 27
NSRI 2015 Annual Report Now AvailableFebruary 17, 2016
The report discusses the NSRI at the University of Nebraska’s exciting third year of operation as the CWMD-dedicated University Affiliated Research Center for USSTRATCOM and the Department of the Defense.
New Exhibit: "Black Lives Matter: We’re All #CreatedByDesign"February 17, 2016
The Black Lives Matter: We’re All #CreatedByDesign exhibition is meant to start a conversation on a topic that most people don’t want to talk about or fail to acknowledge.
Listen to Tech Executive's STEM Careers LectureFebruary 17, 2016
Constellation West President and CEO Lisa Wolford shared advice with students
Experts Provide Advice Ahead of Career FairFebruary 17, 2016
Learn how to make the most of your time at the 2016 Career Fair
5 Wellness Tips from UNO's Assistant Director of Strength and Fitness ProgramsFebruary 17, 2016
Skylar Brooke, Assistant Director of Strength and Fitness Programs, recently spoke to students at a brown bag luncheon about physical wellness in the workplace.
Students’ Work Featured in Next Gallery ExhibitFebruary 16, 2016
The exhibit will run through Thursday, March 31.
Sign up for Water for Food Global ConferenceFebruary 16, 2016
Reserve your seat. Registration for the 2016 Water for Food Global Conference ends today.
There's Still Time to Sign up for the 2016 Service Learning SeminarFebruary 15, 2016
The P-16 Initiative in the Service Learning Academy has designed an interactive training that provides an opportunity for faculty to learn how to use service learning as a pedagogy, to connect faculty to K-12 instructors and community non-profit partners, and to explore mission-focused teaching techniques in a living laboratory while meeting community-identified needs.
Nominations Sought for Student Employee of the YearFebruary 15, 2016
UNO faculty and staff are asked to nominate an outstanding student employee for 2016 Student Employee of the Year.
MavForensics Are Back-to-Back State ChampsFebruary 15, 2016
UNO's competitive speech team is once again named the best in Nebraska
Athletics, TEDxUNO highlight special weekFebruary 14, 2016
Five home wins for UNO Athletics and a sold-out TEDxUNO capped an exciting few days on campus.
Peru Study Abroad Deadline ExtendedFebruary 12, 2016
Please encourage students to take advantage of this unique opportunity to study in Peru this summer!
Join UNO in the Fight Against Heart Disease, StrokeFebruary 12, 2016
UNO commends the American Heart Association's efforts to promote active lifestyles for more than 50,000 children through its Jump Rope for Heart and Hoops for Heart campaigns. Help UNO support these efforts by texting MAVERICKS to 71777.
Donor Spotlight: The Scott FoundationFebruary 12, 2016
This story is the first in a series on the invaluable support given to UNO through the generosity of local philanthropists. UNO remains a national leader in education, research and community engagement thanks in a large part to the support of individuals and groups within our community.
Cuba News Series Has UNO TiesFebruary 12, 2016
The writer says the trip wouldn't have happened without help from a UNO administrator
Career Fair Prep: What to WearFebruary 12, 2016
Curious about what attire for the UNO Career Fair on February 23rd at Baxter Arena should look like? Look no further than UNO ACDC’s “How To Dress” video.
Stuffed Animal Drive for Kids in NeedFebruary 11, 2016
On April 26, Campus Recreation Youth Programs is collecting new and gently used stuffed animals to comfort children in times of need.
Nominate a Student for the Senior Vice Chancellor Award for Outstanding LeadershipFebruary 11, 2016
This award recognizes a student who has demonstrated leadership through influential participation in campus organizations and community volunteer work, in addition to scholarly achievement.
National Survey of Student Engagement Now OpenFebruary 11, 2016
Complete the survey by March 18 to be entered into a drawing for a UNO fleece jackets.
Language Teaching Colloquium to Feature German Literature ExpertFebruary 11, 2016
The free, public event is set for Saturday, Feb. 20
Inkjet Cartridges from Mail ServicesFebruary 11, 2016
Limited quantities of toner and inkjet cartridges are available from Mail Services for departmental use only.
Academic Advisor of the Year AwardFebruary 11, 2016
Nominate an outstanding academic advisor for the first annual Academic Advisor of the Year Award.
Next Middle East Forum to Cover Conflict & Coming TogetherFebruary 10, 2016
The final Middle East Forum of the spring semester is set for Thursday, Feb. 18
UNO Spirit of Service Award 2016February 10, 2016
Help UNO recognize a deserving office-service employee for the Spirit of Service Award.
Selecting Eco-Friendly ProductsFebruary 10, 2016
Join together with other tree lovers and make a different in the environmental impact of paper products.
Legendary Comedy Troupe Coming to UNO TheatreFebruary 10, 2016
Two evening shows are set for Wednesday, March 9
HPER Room Request OnlineFebruary 10, 2016
Reserve a classroom or multipurpose area in HPER, visit shopwellness.unomaha.edu.
And the Advancement CRM name is….February 10, 2016
The winning name, selected by the Advancement CRM Steering Committee, is Aletheia (“alley-thea”).
New Dean Excited for His Latest Dream JobFebruary 09, 2016
Library Dean, David Richards, wants the Criss Library to be the market of the campus.
Did Romeo and Juliet Live in Ancient Israel?February 09, 2016
An extraordinarily rare, and romantic, discovery at a UNO-led dig site
Back to Back: UNO Has Nation’s Best Business School for VetsFebruary 08, 2016
The best choice for military and veteran students who want to earn a graduate degree in business
Chinese Delegation Visits UNOFebruary 08, 2016
A delegation from Gaungdong Youth Vocational College in China traveled to the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) in late January to meet with UNO administrators, deans, and faculty the discuss opportunities for collaboration and student exchanges.
Career Fair Prep: Before the FairFebruary 07, 2016
Before attending the UNO Career Fair on February 23 at the Baxter Arena, make sure you’re prepared!
UNO Theatre Delights at ACTF Region 5 CompetitionFebruary 06, 2016
Students and faculty participated in a number of workshops and received awards.
Student Poster Competition on Low Impact Development | $1,000 in Prize MoneyFebruary 06, 2016
Poster abstracts for the 2016 Great Plains Low Impact Development (LID) Research and Innovation Symposium are due Feb. 15.
Alpha Eta Rho Raising Money for Special Olympics | Polar PlungeFebruary 06, 2016
Alpha Eta Rho, a coed professional aviation fraternity, is raising money for the Special Olympics.
ACHA SurveyFebruary 06, 2016
UNO sophomores and juniors are invited to participate in the American College Health Association survey emailed to them on Feb. 15.
MBSC Renovation Project UpdatesFebruary 05, 2016
A meeting will be held today, 2:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M., in the MBSC Tower Room to review floor plans and answer questions about the project.
Students: Travel to the Summit League Basketball Tournament for FreeFebruary 04, 2016
Attend the next five pre-game events and games, and swipe your MavCARD, that’s it!
Omaha Kicks Off Summit League Food FightFebruary 04, 2016
The non-perishable food drive runs February 4-18.
Long-Term Care Informational Meetings | Feb. 23February 03, 2016
All previous policies with CNA will continue, but any new enrollments will be through Genworth.
Criss Library Summer Research GrantsFebruary 03, 2016
The Library Summer Research Grants supports student research projects. Apply by March 18.
UNO Delayed Start Wednesday, February 3February 02, 2016
Due to the winter storm, UNO will have a delayed start at 10 a.m. Campus will open at 10 a.m.
UNO Classes Canceled Tuesday, February 2February 01, 2016
Due to the winter storm, all on-campus classes and activities for Tuesday, February 2, 2016 have been canceled.
MavRide: More Than Just a Free RideFebruary 01, 2016
With MavRide, students, faculty and staff can easily ride the Metro bus anywhere in the city, including to and from UNO Campuses.
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