News Release Archive
UNO Professor Helps Harvard Build Exosuit to Improve Athletic PerformanceMay 31, 2017
Research from Department of Biomechanics Assistant Professor Philippe Malcolm and researchers at Harvard was recently published
Groups Established to Assist in Chancellor TransitionMay 31, 2017
The transition process for Chancellor Jeffrey Gold is continuing and will be assisted by two broadly representative groups, announced today, May 30, 2017; a Transition Advisory Council as well as a Transition Advisory Team.
Budget Proposal Protects University Affordability, QualityMay 30, 2017
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds Tuesday released a proposed 2017-18 operating budget that he said protects NU’s highest priorities of affordability and academic quality despite a reduction in state funding that will necessitate difficult decisions across the institution.
Win Tickets to the 2017 NCAA Men's College World Series and College Home Run DerbyMay 26, 2017
The Office of Student Involvement, Student Government, and Maverick Productions offer a chance to win CWS and Home Run Derbry tickets! Enter to win by completing a form on MavSYNC.
UNO's Youngest Author Continues To SoarMay 26, 2017
Britny Doane is already a published author, but that is not stopping her from taking on new challenges.
North Omaha Luncheon Highlights Opportunities in Engagement for UNO and UNMCMay 26, 2017
Leaders from 22 civic, faith-based, educational and health care organizations spent nearly two hours discussing issues directly affecting the North Omaha community.
John Christensen named UNO Chancellor EmeritusMay 26, 2017
The honor was bestowed upon Christensen by University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds, Ph.D., at a community celebration for Christensen at the Holland Center on May 25.
iFixUNO Temporarily Closed for Summer TermMay 26, 2017
Please visit the Cass Street location during the closure.
New Master's Degree Options at UNO for Nebraska, Iowa TeachersMay 23, 2017
Beginning this fall, a blended online/on-site coursework option will allow more teachers the flexibility to earn advanced degrees
NARI Partners With OpsCompass on Cloud CybersecurityMay 22, 2017
The first project will focus on monitoring controls for Microsoft's Azure cloud software
UNO Students to Compete for US in World Wheelchair Basketball ChampionshipsMay 22, 2017
Students Jeromie Meyer and Brent Regier were selected to represent the US in the U23 world championships this summer
UNO Food Services Welcomes New ManagerMay 22, 2017
The Milo Bail Student Center is excited to introduce Branden Williams as the new UNO Food Services manager.
Faculty Newspapers in Curricula Program | NY Times Representative InformationMay 22, 2017
Learn how to participate in the Newspapers in Curricula program. Faculty interested in complimentary home delivery of the New York Times for summer or fall classes should contact the new representative.
Faculty Focus: Ann BergerMay 19, 2017
Dr. Ann Berger of UNMC's College of Nursing talks with KVNO's Brandon McDermott about the future of cancer research and treatment
Parking Services Offers Summer Permit OptionsMay 18, 2017
Four virtual parking permit options are available for use from May 22 to August 15.
Dodge Campus Traffic Flow UpdatesMay 18, 2017
Traffic flow changes are underway on Dodge Campus. Please read this announcement for details, including the removal of select stop signs.
ITS Security NotificationMay 17, 2017
Please read an announcement from the ITS Security team regarding potential data breaches.
Writing Center Open for SummerMay 16, 2017
The UNO Writing Center is open for summer, from May 15 to August 10.
UNO Aviation Students Soar to SuccessMay 15, 2017
The Flying Mavs place in the top 15 nationally at collegiate aviation championships
New Firefly PortalMay 15, 2017
The updated website features a modern, mobile-friendly user interface that is accessible on desktop, tablet, and mobile platforms.
Faculty Focus: Dave OgdenMay 15, 2017
UNO communications professor Dave Ogden discusses his career in broadcast journalism, how the industry has changed, and why clear, concise writing will always be the most important skill in communications professions.
Timely Warning Bulletin | Phishing AttackMay 13, 2017
The Information Security Office wishes to notify you of the spread of ransomware through phishing attacks. Please read the announcement for details.
NU Ranks Highly in Turning Research into Commercial BenefitsMay 12, 2017
UNO and UNMC's partnership UNeTeCH is helping bring biomedical innovations technology to the market
Legislature Approves Budget Package, Delivers Bills to GovernorMay 11, 2017
The Nebraska Legislature on Tuesday gave final approval to the state budget package for 2017-19, including funding for the University of Nebraska.
A Message from the PresidentMay 11, 2017
Last night I learned that there is a possibility the Legislature may conduct a study about the feasibility of consolidating UNO and UNMC into a single University of Nebraska institution in Omaha.
UNO Receives Business Excellence AwardMay 10, 2017
The award was presented by the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce
Community Engagement Spotlight | The Transitions ProgramMay 10, 2017
UNO Associate Professors, Troy Romero, Ph.D., and Mitzi Ritzman, Ph.D., co-direct The Transitions Program.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Sofia Jawed-Wessel, Ph.D.May 10, 2017
Sofia Jawed-Wessel continues to be recognized for her work at UNO and in the community for the advancement of public health education and advocacy.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Nduulwa KowaMay 10, 2017
Nduulwa Kowa was the first UNO student recipient of the Marian Ivers Internship.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Lexxus SearsMay 10, 2017
Lexxus Sears serves as the first UNO student intern for the Black Police Officers Association.
Community Engagement Spotlight | James Van OrmerMay 10, 2017
James Van Ormer was eager to do something that could help people. Through The Collaborative, he found that something: bringing a world of color to early childhood and special needs audiences.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Amelia SquiresMay 10, 2017
Amelia Squires is the UNO STEM Outreach Coordinator. She engages youth in STEM education opportunities like EUREKA-STEM!, which is an enrichment program that begins with a four week summer camp held on UNO's Campus for middle school girls.
UNO Assistant Professor Named STPA Chair-electMay 09, 2017
Becky Lutte, Ph.D., recently was named the chair-elect of the American Society for Public Administration's Section on Transportation Policy and Administration.
Staff Advisory Council Welcomes New MembersMay 09, 2017
Elections have concluded for the 2017-2018 Staff Advisory Council. Congratulations to the new members!
Buffett Institute Graduate Scholars Share Research Findings at SymposiumMay 09, 2017
The inaugural class of the Buffett Institute Graduate Scholars program presented its research at a symposium on May 2. Presentations included research findings and implications for the early childhood field.
Discounted Memberships Available for Local AttractionsMay 08, 2017
Take advantage of special membership rates at Lauritzen Gardens, The Rose Theater, and The Durham Museum. Some discounts have registration deadlines.
A Welcome Message from Chancellor GoldMay 08, 2017
"I really look forward to our ongoing journey together."
Faculty Senate/Staff Advisory Council Recognition Banquet Award WinnersMay 07, 2017
This year's banquet was held April 26. Congratulations to all the winners!
Volunteer Program Assessment Seeks VolunteersMay 05, 2017
The Volunteer Program Assessment at UNO is a volunteer assessment system designed to promote nonprofit organizational effectiveness. Click to learn more.
Student Commencement Stories: Class of 2017May 05, 2017
Congratulations to our newest graduates! At the heart of every Maverick is a story that is still being written
Names of May 2017 Graduates AnnouncedMay 05, 2017
A celebration of more than 1,600 students was held May 5 at Baxter Arena.
Faculty Focus: Harvey SiyMay 05, 2017
Associate professor of computer science Harvey Siy discusses software engineering and tech companies' decisions to not provide government access to users' personal information
Lyndsey Rice Named Advisor of the YearMay 04, 2017
Lyndsey Rice, academic advisor in the Department of Emergency Management, was named Academic Advisor of the Year at the Faculty Senate/Staff Advisory Council Banquet on April 26.
UNO Names Stella Zuerlein Employee of the MonthMay 02, 2017
The Prize Patrol surprised Stella with the news on May 1. Stella was nominated by her peers for her adaptability, interpersonal skills, and knowledge of the job.