News Release Archive
NOTICE: Field Training Exercise at Arts and Sciences Hall | Saturday Oct. 8September 30, 2016
A closed training exercise will simulate a campus emergency
FUSE Proposals Due October 11September 30, 2016
The fall FUSE 2016-17 deadline is Tuesday, October 11. Click to find out more about FUSE.
Faculty Focus: Kate CooperSeptember 29, 2016
Using big data to improve healthcare and encouraging women to get involved in IT
UNO, UNL Infrastructure Project Part of Nearly $500,000 in NSF FundingSeptember 28, 2016
Faculty from the College of IS&T have earned nearly $500,000 in 2016, including a $100,000 project aimed at using big data to help identify infrastructure needs
New Exhibit Tells Guests “Please Touch the Art”September 28, 2016
On display Oct. 6 – Nov. 10, the UNO Art Gallery’s newest exhibit challenges how people think about art
Flag Lowering Honors Congressman Bill BarrettSeptember 28, 2016
The United States flag in the Pep Bowl will be lowered September 28, 2016, in honor of Congressman Bill Barrett.
UNO Welcomes Students for Second Year of YSEALI GrantSeptember 27, 2016
A State Department grant will allow 21 students from Southeast Asia to study at UNO and explore the U.S.
UNO Named a “Cool School” by Sierra ClubSeptember 27, 2016
The University of Nebraska at Omaha is one of 201 higher education institutions across the U.S. to be named a “2016 Cool School” by Sierra Club.
Office 365 Authentication Upgrade | Oct. 2ndSeptember 27, 2016
During the upgrade, faculty and staff may not be able to access their Outlook email.
Decade of leadership, collaboration and momentum: Chancellor Christensen Announces RetirementSeptember 27, 2016
"There's never a perfect time to leave your dream job, but there is a right time. And this is the right time for me."
Transcript: Chancellor John Christensen Announces His RetirementSeptember 26, 2016
"I’m a Maverick for life, my friends, and I will close with my two favorite words. Go Mavs!"
Chancellor Christensen Announces RetirementSeptember 26, 2016
Thank you Chancellor Christensen for your decade of leadership, collaboration, and momentum.
Faculty Focus: Erin BassSeptember 22, 2016
Discussing corporate social responsibility and creativity in business
University Registrar Extends Office HoursSeptember 21, 2016
The University Registrar is open from 7:30 A.M. to 6 P.M.
CFE and UCAT Speaker Grants Application Deadline | Oct. 21September 21, 2016
Grants can be used to fund speaker fees, event costs, lodging, and travel expenses.
Planning for a Successful Office MoveSeptember 19, 2016
Facilities Management and Planning requests that the move seeker complete and submit a Move Coordination Request Form from the FMP web page at least four weeks ahead of an anticipated move date.
Criss Library Presents Exhibit on Marlin "The Magician" BriscoeSeptember 17, 2016
Criss Library presents a new exhibit on Marlin "The Magician" Briscoe, one of the greatest quarterbacks in UNO history.
The Votes Are In for the MBSC Convenience Store NamingSeptember 16, 2016
The votes were tallied, not just once, but twice! It was a close race to the end and a winner emerged by only a 17 vote difference.
The College of Public Affairs Urban Research Grants 2016 Fall PresentationsSeptember 16, 2016
CPACS faculty and staff present their research findings.
National Newspaper WeekSeptember 16, 2016
Support the Maverick Readership Program and encourage your students to learn about the Omaha community and the world through the three newspapers available in the campus bins.
McCornick Begins New Role as Executive Director of the Water for Food Global InstituteSeptember 15, 2016
eter G. McCornick, an internationally known expert in water, food and environmental research and practice, began work as the executive director of the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute at the University of Nebraska Aug. 25.
US Election, Syria, Turkey on Agenda for Middle East ForumSeptember 14, 2016
This fall's first forum is set for Thursday, Sept. 22
UNO Flag Lowering for Everts SibbernsenSeptember 14, 2016
The UNO flag in the Pep Bowl will be lowered September 15, 2016, for Everts Sibbernsen, a beloved retiree who was killed in a car crash on September 10, 2016. Everts was 88 years old at the time of his death.
Intergenerational Poetry Contest Brings Together Teens, EldersSeptember 14, 2016
UNO's Department of Gerontology is partnering with several local agencies to promote dialogue between generations
UNO Examines LMS OptionsSeptember 13, 2016
This review provides opportunities for faculty, students and staff to be directly involved, so that your feedback on the product and, ultimately, a recommendation, representing our campus voice on our LMS going forward.
Support UNO's Aviation Institute Flight TeamSeptember 13, 2016
The UNO Aviation Institute Flight Team is selling T-shirts, polos, sweatshirts, and other items to raise funds for its regional and national competitions.
Criss Library's Creative Production Lab Hosts 3-D Printing WorkshopsSeptember 13, 2016
Learn all about the lab’s 3-D printers and the printing process.
Call for Student Organization AdvisorsSeptember 13, 2016
To contribute to UNO’s thriving student involvement, please consider volunteering your time as a student organization advisor.
Best-selling Author Cheryl Strayed to Speak at Baxter Arena TodaySeptember 12, 2016
Tickets can be claimed online or at the Baxter Arena Box Office for the Marion Marsh Brown Writers Lecture Series, featuring best-selling author Cheryl Strayed.
Join Beyond Blue Student GroupSeptember 09, 2016
Felling down or anxious? Come talk it out at Beyond Blue!
Faculty Focus: Jeremy LipschultzSeptember 09, 2016
How social media has changed journalism, and what's next for new media
Call for Proposals for CTTLE SymposiumSeptember 09, 2016
The symposium, which also offers a journal publication opportunity, is designed to share new research, increase academic connections, spark creativity and up collaboration.
Attend Four Group Exercise Classes and Get 25% Off at BookstoreSeptember 09, 2016
Attend classes at the Wellness Center and save 25 percent on a single item at the UNO Bookstore.
Apply for a Position in Student GovernmentSeptember 09, 2016
Build your resume. Network with campus leaders. Gain valuable experience.
New UNO Degree Program Supports NE Child Welfare WorkersSeptember 08, 2016
Social workers from across Nebraska will receive financial assistance in order to earn a masters degree, all while continuing to work full time
Speech Center Consulting Room Fall HoursSeptember 08, 2016
Need help with your next class presentation? Visit the UNO Speech Center Consulting Room, located in 185 ASH.
Panopto Video Content Management System Available for FacultySeptember 08, 2016
Learn more at a training session!
Assessment Grants for the 2016-17 Academic YearSeptember 08, 2016
Assessment mini-grants available for full-time faculty members.
Increased Enrollment, Diversity Continue UNO’s Metropolitan University Mission MomentumSeptember 07, 2016
UNO will educate its largest and most diverse incoming freshman class in school history this academic year
UNO Names Yuriko Doku Employee of the Month for SeptemberSeptember 06, 2016
Yuriko Doku, a Project Coordinator in the Office of Latino/Latin American Studies, recently was named UNO’s Employee of the Month for September.
Message from the Information Security Office Regarding Scams and PhishingSeptember 06, 2016
UNO students, faculty, and staff should be on alert for fraudulent "phishing" emails designed to steal credentials for university and banking websites.
National Suicide Prevention Week | September 5-9September 05, 2016
National Suicide Prevention Week is an annual week-long campaign initiated by the American Association of Suicidology in 2011.
The UNO Fund - Everyone for OmahaSeptember 03, 2016
Learn how you can positively support UNO and help the university grow through UNO Fund.
Faculty Leadership Forums 2016-17 Applications AvailableSeptember 03, 2016
UNO CFE/API is pleased to announce Faculty Leadership Forums for the 2016-2017 academic year.
Communities of Practice 2016-17 Applications AvailableSeptember 03, 2016
UNO CFE/API is pleased to continue to offer Communities of Practice for the 2016-17 academic year.
Faculty Focus: Jonathan Benjamin-AlvaradoSeptember 01, 2016
How UNO's Office of Latino/Latin American Studies made Nebraska a more welcoming place for Latinos
UNO Theatre Production Benefits Nebraska Humane SocietySeptember 01, 2016
A production all about man’s best friend raised funds that will help shelter animals find new homes
Lot Repairs Near Mammel HallSeptember 01, 2016
First Data is beginning repairs on its parking lots near UNO’s Mammel Hall building. UNO faculty, staff, and students are asked to help clear the lots this weekend for maintenance.
Free Networking Social to Preview Buffett CourseSeptember 01, 2016
Robert P. Miles, Buffett author and international speaker, will host a social on Friday, September 9
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