News Release Archive
Volunteers Needed to Help with Move-InJuly 29, 2016
Volunteers are needed to greet new residents and help move items into their new homes.
USSTRATCOM Fellows Program RenewedJuly 29, 2016
The Strategic Leadership Fellows Program is set to continue for an additional three years
USA Wheelchair Basketball to Scrimmage at UNOJuly 29, 2016
Before they head to Rio for the 2016 Paralympic Games, Team USA's Wheelchair Basketball team will play at scrimmage at UNO
Fall 2016 Textbooks on Sale NowJuly 29, 2016
Free delivery to Residence Halls begins August 15, 2016.
Early FAFSA Filing for 2017-2018July 28, 2016
Students will be able to file a 2017-2018 FAFSA beginning Oct. 1, 2016. The earlier filing date will be a permanent change.
Nebraska Applied Research Institute Created at UNOJuly 26, 2016
UNO is now home to a new applied research institute
Smartphone, Tablet, Laptop Repair Kiosk Now Open in UNO BookstoreJuly 26, 2016
iFixUNO can perform a number of repairs in 30 minutes or less.
Introducing NARI, A New Institute at UNOJuly 26, 2016
NARI marks another big step for UNO as a metropolitan institution and continues our strong commitment to groundbreaking research efforts here on campus.
East Parking Garage Closed for Maintenance | Aug. 13, 14July 26, 2016
The East Parking Garage will be closed for power washing on Saturday, August 13 and Sunday, August 14.
West Parking Garage Closed for Maintenance | August 5-8July 25, 2016
The West Parking Garage will be closed for power washing August 5 through August 8 (12 P.M. - 12 P.M.). All vehicles must be removed from the garage during this time.
Frogman’s Print Workshop Makes Jump to UNOJuly 25, 2016
The internationally-known print workshop has found a new home
UNO to Host First CodeCrush SummitJuly 21, 2016
UNO's College of Information Science & Technology (IS&T) will hold its first CodeCrush Summit July 26 - 27
UNO Study First to Examine Impact of 2008 Economic Crisis on Nebraska’s LatinosJuly 21, 2016
The new report details the demographic and socioeconomic trends of Nebraska’s Latinos before, during and after the 2008 economic crisis
Information about Employee and Dependent Scholarship ProgramsJuly 20, 2016
Full-time and retired employees who wish to continue their education may be eligible for tuition assistance through the employee scholarship program. Spouses and dependent children may also be eligible for this benefit through the dependent scholarship program.
UNO Researcher Finds Shoe Stiffness Impacts Energy UseJuly 19, 2016
Work on your feet all day? Switching footwear could make a difference on your energy level.
Road Resurfacing Repairs to University Drive EastJuly 19, 2016
On Aug. 1, 2016, the west lanes of University Drive East (from Dodge Street to the East Parking Garage) will be closed for repairs.
Flags Remain Lowered to Honor Victims of Baton Rouge AttackJuly 19, 2016
Governor Pete Ricketts announced July 19, 2016, in accordance with a proclamation from President Barack Obama, that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to remain at half-staff as a mark of respect for the victims of the attack in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
2016-2017 MavPERKS ProgramJuly 19, 2016
Customers in the Food Court on the second level of Milo Bail Student Center will still receive 10 percent off their purchases when they pay with a MavCARD.
Baxter Arena to Host US Olympic Curling TrialsJuly 18, 2016
UNO's Baxter Arena will host the US Olympic Curling trials ahead of the 2018 Winter Games in PeyongChang, South Korea
Flag Lowering Honors Victims of the Attack in Nice, FranceJuly 18, 2016
President Barack Obama is directing that all United States flags be flown at half-staff until sunset July 19, 2016, as a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on July 14, 2016, in Nice, France.
Academic Partnership for Instruction Hosts Two July SessionsJuly 16, 2016
All API events are open to UNO faculty and staff. Prerequisites or previous experience may be necessary.
A Message from the ChancellorJuly 15, 2016
In that spirit, I’m writing about community, and what that word means to me.
Lane Closure Near Pacific CampusJuly 14, 2016
The southbound turn lane into PKI will be closed July 18 - August 5 for storm line boring under 67th street to service the new parking structure.
Cybersecurity Camp Trains Students, TeachersJuly 14, 2016
Training the next generation of cybersecurity professionals
Student Veterans Earn Prestigious National Security FellowshipsJuly 13, 2016
The Mavericks join an elite class of 32 student veterans from across the nation
Move in Day for St. John Paul II Newman CenterJuly 13, 2016
Brought to the UNO community by the Archdiocese of Omaha, the center offers housing for 164 students in 41 apartment-style rooms.
Registration Open for Fall 2016 Sorority RecruitmentJuly 12, 2016
Registration for the University of Nebraska Omaha's fall sorority recruitment is now available. The application closes at midnight August 14.
Omaha Soccer Season Ticket Scarves on Sale NowJuly 12, 2016
For the third straight season, Omaha soccer fans may purchase an official game scarf and with it, admission to every men’s and women’s home game in 2016.
News About UNO's Faculty and Employee Assistance ProgramJuly 12, 2016
The University of Nebraska Omaha is excited to inform you about some upcoming changes to its Faculty and Employee Assistance Program.
Information Services Labs, Classrooms to Upgrade to Windows 10July 12, 2016
Starting Thursday, July 14, Information Services (IS) will be upgrading all IS-supported classrooms and labs to Windows 10. We expect all rooms to be upgraded by at the start of the fall semester on August 22.
NBDC Names Lang New DirectorJuly 11, 2016
The Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) has hired a new director – just the second in the center’s nearly 40-year history
UNO Grad Develops Safer, Less Addictive Morphine AlternativeJuly 08, 2016
Who would have thought taking a psychology class as a freshman could lead to a major scientific breakthrough?
UNO Employees Win Prizes for Completing Financial IQ ChallengeJuly 08, 2016
TIAA and UNO Human Resources would like to thank the employees who participated in the Financial IQ Challenge and congratulate iPad recipients Amanda Byrd and Aaron Krueger.
Parking Notice for July 9, 2016July 08, 2016
On Saturday, July 9, 2016, a triathlon will take place at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The event will impact traffic and parking on campus.
Flag Lowering Honors Victims of the Attack in DallasJuly 08, 2016
Governor Pete Ricketts, in accordance with a proclamation from President Barack Obama, recently announced that all U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff until sunset, July 12, 2016, as a mark of respect for the victims of the attack on police officers perpetrated on July 7, 2016, in Dallas.
Convenience Store, Coffee and Ice Cream Shop Open on MBSC's First FloorJuly 08, 2016
On Monday, July 18, 2016, the newest addition to the Milo Bail Student Center will open on the first floor.
August 2016 Blackboard Sessions for FacultyJuly 08, 2016
Attend today's session to learn best practices for using all of the available assessment tools in Blackboard.
UNO Praised for Bachelor of Science in Public Health AccreditationJuly 07, 2016
The Association of Schools & Programs of Public Health recently commended the accreditation of the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Bachelor of Science in Public Health, represented by Dr. Jason Coleman.
UNO Flag Lowering for Leslie Gordon JensenJuly 07, 2016
The UNO flag will be lowered today, July 8, 2016, for Leslie Gordon “Gordy” Jensen, a retiree who passed away June 20, 2016.
UNO to Introduce New Ridesharing ProgramJuly 06, 2016
On Aug. 1, 2016, Parking Services' contract with Zimride will end and all accounts will be closed.
CFE, API Merge to Support FacultyJuly 06, 2016
Effective July 1, 2016, the Center for Faculty Excellence and the Academic Partnership for Instruction is merging into a single matrixed organization in an effort to provide an improved and more integrated approach to faculty support on the UNO campus.
Academic Advising Council Election ResultsJuly 06, 2016
UNO’s Academic Advising Council elected three new officers in June: Sammi Kaiser, President, Huai-Mei Furman, Vice President, and Katie Larson, Secretary.
Update: Parking Permits Going FastJuly 05, 2016
Parking permits for the 2016-2017 academic year are now available for online purchase via MavPARK.
UNO’s Master of Arts in Critical & Creative Thinking Celebrates First AnniversaryJuly 05, 2016
The MA CCT began accepting applications in July 2015, and, after just one year, the program has a number of accomplishments to celebrate. If you'd like to be a part of this program in the fall, apply by July 15.
UNO Flag Lowering for Charlie HeinJuly 05, 2016
The UNO flag in the Pep Bowl will be lowered Wednesday, July 6, 2016, for Charlie Hein, a former employee who died peacefully surrounded by family and friends on June 10, 2016.
Mavs Earn Fourth-Straight League Academic Achievement AwardJuly 05, 2016
A total of 1,125 student-athletes appeared on the 2015-16 Summit League Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence
Grad Lands Dream Job Driving WienermobileJuly 05, 2016
For the next year, Ashley Eisert will travel across the country in a vehicle you can’t help but notice
Grace Abbott School of Social Work Goes to Hong KongJuly 04, 2016
On June 17 Project NETWORK, the product of a three-year federally-funded grant awarded to UNO’s Grace Abbott School of Social Work, presented its ground-breaking work at an international conference on “Youth Divide and Youth Inclusion” in Hong Kong.
Firefly News Article: Annual Salary Notifications Now AvailableJuly 04, 2016
Salary notifications are now available in Firefly. To access your salary notification, log into Firefly and click Employee Self Service. In the Payment section, click Annual Salary Notification.
Dr. Sara Myers Named Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative ActivityJuly 04, 2016
During her tenure, Sara has presented at dozens of conferences and published a number of articles focused on peripheral arterial disease, gait variability, and related topics.
UNO Closed in Observance of Independence DayJuly 01, 2016
No plans for the Fourth of July? Check out the carillon recital at the Henningson Memorial Campanile.