News Release Archive
Flag Lowering for Parsla DineenJuly 30, 2018
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Parsla Dineen who recently passed away.
August Parking Garage ClosuresJuly 30, 2018
Scheduled maintenance will result in one-day closures for UNO's parking garages.
Changes to UNO's Recycling ProgramJuly 27, 2018
Now, cardboard recyclables will be collected separately from paper, plastics and metal recyclables.
Omaha Elementary Teachers Bring Biomechanics Into the Classroom With BODYMODELS ProjectJuly 26, 2018
Omaha-area elementary teachers joined UNO faculty to develop a biomechanics curriculum to implement in their classrooms this fall.
Metro Announces Aksarben Transit CenterJuly 26, 2018
This fall, Metro will relocate the Bergan Mercy Transit Center to the Aksarben area.
VPN Access Changes to Take Effect July 29July 24, 2018
Access to UNO's Omaha VPN will now require two-factor authentication through TrueYou DUO
UNeMed Launches Tech Transfer PodcastJuly 24, 2018
UNeMed launched today its pilot episode of a planned podcast series, “Innovation Overground,” which will publish new episodes on Mondays.
The Maverick Minute | UNMC Medical OrchestraJuly 23, 2018
Director of the School of Music Washington Garcia speaks with Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold about a new effort to launch a UNMC orchestra in this Maverick Minute.
Senator Lindstrom Visits UNOJuly 23, 2018
Lindstrom discussed biomechanics and economic development during his visit to campus.
University-wide Travel Policy Finalized; Implementation UnderwayJuly 20, 2018
The policy creates a uniform process – from travel approval through reimbursement – for faculty and staff traveling on university business and employees processing related expenses.
Service Learning Seminar Empowers Educators, Community GroupsJuly 19, 2018
The annual UNO Service Learning Seminar provides opportunities for educators at all levels to bring public service and civic engagement into their classrooms
Doug Ewald Named Senior Business Officer for UNO, UNMC CampusesJuly 18, 2018
Ewald brings nearly 30 years of administrative experience to the position as well as a significant track record of service to state of Nebraska
Taphorn Takes New Role, Will Step Down as Head of Newman CenterJuly 18, 2018
Rev. Joseph Taphorn, inaugural director of the St. John Paul II Newman Center, will step down effective January 2019.
Legislative Candidate Deaver Tours UNOJuly 18, 2018
Deaver discussed UNO STEM programs and their impact on students, among other topics.
UNO Attends Area's First African Cultural FestivalJuly 16, 2018
The event was put on with a mission of connecting people, fostering creativity, and engaging the African diaspora in the local community.
New Electric-Vehicle Charging Stations on CampusJuly 16, 2018
Two new charging stations for electric-powered vehicles have been added to the Dodge Campus
Flag Lowering for Joyann MooreJuly 16, 2018
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Joyann Moore who has passed away.
UNO Opportunities Help Support Talented Metro High School MusicianJuly 13, 2018
Cole Palensky, 17, was selected to play at Carnegie Hall, but first he performed at the UNO Jazz Camp
UNO Names Maureen Rosenkaimer Employee of the MonthJuly 13, 2018
Maureen was nominated by her peers for her hard work and dedication to customers.
Reimers-Hild Named Interim Executive Director of Rural Futures InstituteJuly 12, 2018
Reimers-Hild assumed the role upon the June 30, 2018, retirement of Chuck Schroeder, Founding Executive Director of RFI.
Parking Permits Now Available for 2018-2019July 12, 2018
Parking permits for the 2018-2019 academic year are now available for online purchase via MavPARK.
Chris Kabourek Named University of Nebraska Vice President and Chief Financial OfficerJuly 12, 2018
Kabourek, who has held the interim role since January, will assume the permanent position pending approval by the Board of Regents at its Aug. 3 meeting.
University of Nebraska Ranks Among World’s Top 100 In Earning U.S. PatentsJuly 11, 2018
A new report ranks the University of Nebraska among the top 100 universities worldwide in earning U.S. patents to protect innovative research and discoveries.
School of Music Helps Bring New Orchestra to UNMC, Nebraska MedicineJuly 11, 2018
A partnership between UNMC and the UNO School of Music is bringing a new orchestra to the UNMC campus this fall for faculty, staff and students
Nearly 150 Mavericks Join Summit Academic Honor RollJuly 11, 2018
The Summit League announced the 2017-18 Academic Honor Roll today, a list that included 147 student-athletes from Omaha Athletics.
Jane Meza Named to Lead Global EngagementJuly 10, 2018
Meza's position oversees UNO International Programs; UNMC International Health and Medical Education; and Asia Pacific Rim Development Program.
Jacobs Serving as Interim Director of Accessibility Services CenterJuly 09, 2018
Jacobs, an accessibility specialist, will oversee the UNO Accessibility Services Center while a search is conducted to refill the position previously held by Anne Heimann
Ken Bayles Named Interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and Creative ActivityJuly 06, 2018
Bayles' interim appointment will last up to two years, during which he will lead UNO's research and creative activity efforts
Water Main Repairs to Begin July 5July 05, 2018
Repairs to a water main near Allwine Hall will begin July 5. Access to water or walkways will not be impacted.
Fire Hydrant Replacements to Take Place Near Criss Library, Sapp FieldhouseJuly 05, 2018
From Monday, July 9, through Monday, July 16, water access as well as pedestrian and vehicle traffic will be minimally impacted for areas of campus as two fire hydrants are replaced
UNO Omaha's Choice for Third Consecutive YearJuly 03, 2018
For the third year in a row, voters have put the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) at the top of the Omaha's Choice Awards' College/University category.
The Maverick Minute | Academic & Career Development CenterJuly 03, 2018
Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., talks with Katie Wessel about the Academic and Career Development Center and a recent honor.
Student Scientists Forge Different Paths to SuccessJuly 03, 2018
Recent graduate Harim Won and senior Sean Watson are hoping to make an impact in the world of medicine thanks to opportunities they've received attending UNO
Laurie Ruge Begins Term As 95th Chairman of the BoardJuly 03, 2018
Ruge was confirmed as chair by the board of directors during its quarterly meeting May 22 at the Thompson Alumni Center.