News Release Archive
UNO Announces Purchase of First Data PropertyMarch 31, 2016
Thanks to private funds, UNO is acquiring a new facility from First Data Corporation
Governor Signs Budget Package, NU Search BillMarch 31, 2016
The University of Nebraska will be able to continue to advance its goals for competitiveness, quality and affordability thanks to recent action by the Legislature and Gov. Pete Ricketts.
UNO Professor Receives National Inspirational Teacher AwardMarch 30, 2016
The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. has recognized Ferial Pearson for her "Secret Kindness Agents" movement.
Reimagine the Omaha-Council Bluffs RiverfrontMarch 30, 2016
Help transform a "sometimes destination" into a natural stop for excitement, relaxation, and entertainment.
Participants Sought for Dual-Task StudyMarch 30, 2016
Healthy subjects older than 65 are needed to participate in a study.
Nebraskans Voice Support for Early Childhood Programs, InvestmentsMarch 29, 2016
A new study by the Buffett Early Childhood Institute and Gallup finds a strong desire to improve early childhood education in the state
More Than 100 to Attend Nebraska Geographic Bee at UNOMarch 28, 2016
Now in its 27th year, the Nebraska Geographic Bee will once again take place on the UNO campus
UNO's "Animal Farm" Production Receives National HonorMarch 26, 2016
UNO's production of "Animal Farm" receives recognition from Kennedy Center American Collegiate Theatre Festival.
Staff Advisory Council Election Nominations Sought Through April 15March 26, 2016
The 2016 Staff Advisory Council election nomination form is now available online. There are eight open positions and the council is looking for volunteers to serve a three-year term.
UNO Flag Lowering for Dorothy NimrodMarch 25, 2016
The UNO flag will be lowered today, Monday, March 28, 2016, for Dorothy Nimrod, a retiree who passed away March 19, 2016.
Severe Weather Drill and Alert System Test Rescheduled for April 6March 25, 2016
UNO will be testing the emergency communication notification system Wednesday, April 6, 2016, at 11:00 A.M. and 7:00 P.M.
MavCARD Services, MBSC Business Office Move to New LocationMarch 25, 2016
MavCARD Services and the MBSC Business Office will be moving to the second floor of MBSC.
Fraternity's Food Drive Moves to Baxter ArenaMarch 25, 2016
Students will sleep outdoors in cardboard homes and accept donations for the Salvation Army food pantry
Take Part in the Together as One CampaignMarch 24, 2016
Together as One is a University of Nebraska faculty and staff giving program.
SCCJ Scholarship and Awards LuncheonMarch 24, 2016
The 8th Annual Scholarship and Awards Luncheon hosted by UNO School of Criminology and Criminal Justice (SCCJ) will be Friday, April 1.
Engelmann Awarded First Hubbard STEM Learning Instructorship at UNOMarch 23, 2016
The instructorship was made possible with a gift from the Claire M. Hubbard Foundation of Omaha
UNO Professor Receives High Teaching HonorMarch 23, 2016
On March 22, 2016, Ferial was selected as one of just 14 recipients of the 2016 Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Awards. Please join in congratulating her on this high honor.
Flag Lowering Honors Victims of the Attack in Brussels, BelgiumMarch 22, 2016
President Barack Obama is directing that all United States flags be flown at half-staff until sunset March 26, 2016, as a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on March 22, 2016, in Brussels, Belgium.
Lauritzen Gardens Membership Drive: Save $10 through June 30March 21, 2016
Purchase or renew a Lauritzen Gardens membership by June 30, 2016 and receive a $10 discount on any standard annual membership.
U.S. - Israeli Relationship Focus of Upcoming LectureMarch 18, 2016
Author and diplomat Ambassador Dennis Ross will speak on campus on Tuesday, April 5.
Techademy: IS&T Summer CampsMarch 17, 2016
Know a middle or high school student who loves technology? Tell that student about UNO's summer camps!
Student Research and Creative Activity Fair AwardeesMarch 17, 2016
Click here to find out more about the 2016 Undergraduate and Graduate student awardees.
Criss Library Newsletter AvailableMarch 17, 2016
The latest issue of UNO Criss Library newsletter is now available.
Ranking Places UNO College Among Nation's BestMarch 16, 2016
The College of Public Affairs and Community Service was recognized by U.S. News and World Report in March with several top-25 rankings. The College of Business was also ranked.
Criss Library Water Supply Shut Off on March 22March 16, 2016
The water supply at the Criss Library will be shut off for a couple of hours March 22, starting at 6:00 A.M.
New Alaska Trio to Perform on CampusMarch 15, 2016
The group will play at UNO on Friday, March 18 and in Council Bluffs on Sunday, March 20
UNO Flag Lowering for C. Frances MottMarch 14, 2016
The UNO flag will be lowered today, Tuesday, March 15, 2016, for C. Frances Mott, a retiree who passed away March 8, 2016.
Participants Needed for Research Study on WalkingMarch 14, 2016
Healthy volunteers are needed to participate in a study taking place in the Biomechanics Research Building. The study is investigating the differences between treadmill and overground walking.
Omaha Accepts CBI Bid, Visits Duquesne WednesdayMarch 13, 2016
The Omaha men's basketball team will compete in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) postseason tournament.
UNO Presents A Festival of the ArtsMarch 12, 2016
The UNO School of the Arts will hold its first ever “Festival of the Arts” celebrating programs and original student works. All showings and performances are free and open to the public.
Volunteers Needed for a Research StudyMarch 11, 2016
Walk on a treadmill while we measure your breathing and your walking.
The Old Market Art ProjectMarch 11, 2016
Submit your artwork and be entered for a chance to have it hang as a banner in the Old Market.
Now Online: TEDxUNO "Breaking Through" VideosMarch 11, 2016
Speaker videos from all past TEDxUNO events are now posted online for your viewing pleasure.
Springing Into ActionMarch 10, 2016
UNO’s full classification as a Division I program concludes with seven spring Maverick teams.
SLA Faculty Fellows ApplicationMarch 10, 2016
The deadline to apply for the Faculty Fellows Program this summer is Monday, May 16, 2016.
Meet UNO's Next Student Body President and Vice PresidentMarch 09, 2016
Patrick Davlin and Emily Bradley will be sworn-in in April
UNO's Environmental Purchasing Fact SheetMarch 09, 2016
Last year, UNO participated in a study of sustainable purchasing of office products. Check out UNO's environmental purchasing project summary fact sheet.
The 80th Anniversary of the Moving CompanyMarch 09, 2016
The Moving Company is creating a spring showcase that will celebrate its legacy.
President’s Op-Ed: Quality Classrooms, Labs Vital to NU’s Continued SuccessMarch 09, 2016
One of the fundamental responsibilities of the University of Nebraska is to offer excellent academic programs that prepare students to be successful.
Experience The Durham Museum at a Discounted RateMarch 09, 2016
UNO employees are eligible for a $5 discount on individual or family memberships to The Durham Museum.
Conscious College Road Tour Coming to OmahaMarch 09, 2016
UNO has been selected as one of the stops for the Conscious College Road Tour.
Speed Table Installation Near Maverick VillageMarch 08, 2016
A new speed table will be installed during spring break near Maverick Village.
One Week Left to Submit a Presentation Proposal for 2016 ESC ConferenceMarch 08, 2016
The 2016 conference will take place in Omaha, Nebraska, October 11-12, with the pre-conference workshops taking place October 9-10.
Be a Sustainability HeroMarch 08, 2016
Change the purchasing practices in your department and make an impact on the health and well-being of those around you as well as the environment.
Baxter Arena Wins Engineering AwardMarch 08, 2016
Baxter Arena took home the 2016 Grand Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies.
Volunteers Needed for KVNO's Spring Fund DriveMarch 07, 2016
Broadcasting from UNO’s Dodge Campus, KVNO is the area’s only classical music radio station. KVNO's on-air spring fund drive ends today.
FMP Working to Cool Buildings as Unseasonable Weather PersistsMarch 07, 2016
Facilities Management and Planning adjusted mechanical systems to cool buildings as much as possible and is activating chilled water systems on Dodge and Pacific campuses.
Flag Lowerings for Tuesday, March 8, 2016March 07, 2016
The UNO flags are lowered today, Tuesday, March 8, 2016, in honor of late retiree Johnny Hill. The UNO flag lowering coincides with a presidential proclamation from Monday, March 7, 2016, which ordered flags to be flown at half-staff in memory of former first lady Nancy Reagan.
UNO Moves Blackboard to Managed HostingMarch 05, 2016
UNO’s Blackboard application will be moved to an external data center hosted by Blackboard.
Teaching and Technology Center Closed During Spring BreakMarch 05, 2016
The Teaching and Technology Center will be closed March 21 through March 25.
Step into Spring with Worksite Wellness ProgramMarch 05, 2016
Form a team with your co-workers, check your personal progress, and encourage others to be active during the workday.
Re-Live #MarchMavericksMarch 05, 2016
The Mavericks are Omaha's team and represent some of the best athletes in the state of Nebraska
Introducing the Nonprofit Management MinorMarch 05, 2016
The School of Public Administration is now offering its first undergraduate minor.
Be The Match at UNOMarch 05, 2016
UNO Be The Match is hosting a fundraiser. Click to find out how you can help out!
Panel Discussion Explores Creativity and HealingMarch 04, 2016
The discussion will feature a cancer physician, his patient, an AIDS educator, and a former refugee.
The Balancing Act: Managing Multiple CommitmentsMarch 04, 2016
Four tips on how to successfully balance multiple tasks.
National Athletic Training Month Spotlight: UNO Athletic TrainingMarch 04, 2016
March is National Athletic Training Month. Learn about UNO's Athletic Trainers.
Fall 2016 Enrollment InformationMarch 04, 2016
Students may begin loading classes into their shopping carts on MavLINK and validating courses.
The Civic Participation ProjectMarch 03, 2016
A call for Civic Participation in mini-grant proposals.
Writer's Workshop Reading Series Continues with Poet LaureateMarch 02, 2016
The final reading in the series is set for Monday, April 11.
UNO Students to Host Take Back the Night RallyMarch 02, 2016
On Thursday, March 10, participants will rally for an end to sexual and domestic abuse, while showing support to survivors
Gerontology Event Will Discuss Palliative CareMarch 02, 2016
The Begin With the End in Mind series returns for 2016 with sessions on estate planning and healthcare
Art Exhibit Commemorates 2011 Japanese Earthquake, TsunamiMarch 02, 2016
Art professor Jave Yoshimoto will display his work at the Omaha Public Library through the months of March and April
UNO Students Start One-of-a-Kind Sports WebsiteMarch 01, 2016
Callen Hedglen and Matt Holtmeyer are building the foundation for an extreme sports community in Omaha.
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