News Release Archive
UNO Professor Discovers Prehistoric SpeciesAugust 31, 2018
Professor George Engelmann discovered a new species of pterosaur, more commonly referred to as pterodactyls, at a dig site in Utah.
Faculty Research Part of National Discussion on Reaction to High-Profile DeathsAugust 31, 2018
A study from Paige Toller, associate professor of communication, highlights the taboo of speaking ill of the dead does not always apply in online forums
Legislative Candidate Davis Visits UNOAugust 30, 2018
Legislative candidate Davis stopped on campus to discuss UNO's STEM efforts within Omaha as well as public budgeting and financial management.
Legislative Candidate Hunt Visits UNOAugust 29, 2018
Hunt discussed the importance of UNO's support of small businesses and the work at UNO that is helping Nebraska edge towards the forefront of the STEM field.
UNO Celebrates #BeKind DayAugust 27, 2018
Omaha leaders spoke at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) on Friday, Aug. 24, putting a focus on kindness.
Flag Lowering for Senator John McCainAugust 27, 2018
All U.S. and state flags will be lowered until Sunday, Sept. 2, in honor of Arizona Senator John McCain, who passed away on Saturday, Aug. 25.
NU Foundation UNO Employee Giving CampaignAugust 26, 2018
This September, UNO employees are being encouraged to support their fellow Mavericks
Evans to Lead Campus Security, Public SafetyAugust 23, 2018
Charlotte Evans has been named interim chief of police/director of campus security and public safety for UNO, UNMC and Nebraska Medicine, effective immediately.
Alumna Living Her Dream As Designer, EntrepreneurAugust 23, 2018
Hannah Nodskov, founder and CEO of Hannah Caroline Couture, is debuting a new line at this year's Omaha Fashion Week.
The Maverick Minute | Durango DaysAugust 22, 2018
Bill Pickett, Director of the Milo Bail Student Center and the Office of Spirit and Tradition, speaks with Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold about Durango Days (UNO's welcome week) and the new UNOmaha Mobile App.
Changes Coming to Mail Service OperationsAugust 22, 2018
UNO Mail Services will be adjusting its window hours and moving to centralized points of mail delivery and pick up
August 2018 Monthly BRT UpdateAugust 22, 2018
Regular updates on the work of the Budget Response Teams.
UNO INBRE Scholars Get Hands-On ExperienceAugust 21, 2018
Juniors Timothy Rezineck, Andrew Pham and Camille Larson had the unique opportunity this summer to work in science labs alongside experienced researchers
Flag Lowering for David HintonAugust 21, 2018
The UNO flag will be lowered for David Hinton, whose 34-year career included serving as dean for the College of Public Affairs and Community Service and College of Information Science and Technology
The Maverick Minute | Doug EwaldAugust 20, 2018
Doug Ewald, Vice Chancellor for Business, Finance and Business Development for UNO and UNMC, speaks with Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold about his new role in this Maverick Minute.
Quality of Care Focus of New Nebraska Medicine, UNO CollaborationAugust 20, 2018
Nebraska Medicine has assumed management of UNO Health Services in a new collaboration aimed at long-term enhancement of the quality of care available to UNO’s campus community.
Student Workers Help Bookstore Run SmoothlyAugust 17, 2018
Abby Kane, John Kramer and Taylor Schulz are all Mavericks. They are also all employees of the UNO Bookstore, one of the many on-campus employment opportunities at UNO.
Flag Lowering for James B. JohnsonAugust 17, 2018
The UNO flag will be lowered for former faculty member James B. Johnson who recently passed away.
College Homepages Get New LookAugust 17, 2018
UNO’s effort to continually improve its website user experience moved forward with a new homepage design for all six colleges and the CEC.
UNO Announces New Recruitment Campaign: Access to ExceptionalAugust 16, 2018
The new semester will bring a new undergraduate recruitment campaign to the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO): Access to Exceptional.
UNO Shuttle Tracking App Goes LiveAugust 15, 2018
A new mobile app and online portal will riders to track campus shuttles and better plan for intra-campus travel.
UNO Adds Office of National Scholarships, FellowshipsAugust 15, 2018
The Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships has been created to assist students with applying for highly-competitive support from national organizations and foundations
Legislative Program Analyst Tenopir Visits UNOAugust 15, 2018
Tenopir met with campus leaders on the progress of campus projects and construction.
Baxter Arena's Clear Bag PolicyAugust 15, 2018
Going forward, any bag taken into a ticketed event at Baxter Arena will need to be transparent plastic
Recap of UNO, NU Leadership Updates From Summer 2018August 14, 2018
A summary of key leadership personnel changes that have taken place between the end of the Spring 2018 semester and start of Fall 2018 semester
Higher Learning Commission Reaffirms Accreditation of UNOAugust 14, 2018
The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) has officially reaffirmed its accreditation of the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
Flag Lowering for Kimberly MeeksAugust 14, 2018
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Kimberly Meeks who has passed away.
New Video Highlights Public Safety ResourcesAugust 13, 2018
The UNO Department of Public Safety has produced a new video to help educate the campus about its services
Zoo Provides College of Education With Opportunities for Research, PartnershipsAugust 10, 2018
Research from teacher education professors has helped Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium enhance its new Children's Adventure Trails exhibit
Changes to Roles, Responsibilities Within Division of Student SuccessAugust 10, 2018
A select number of staff within the Division of Student Success have updated their roles and responsibilities
Beadle Receives Grant to Study Caregiver StressAugust 10, 2018
UNO professor Janelle Beadle, Ph.D. was awarded a Great Plains IDeA-Clinical Translational Research Network Scholars grant.
UNO Pikes Earn Top Chapter Recognition In North AmericaAugust 08, 2018
At the 2018 Pi Kappa Alpha International Convention, Delta Chi Chapter was recognized as being in the top 10 percent of all Pi Kappa Alpha Chapters across the United States and Canada.
UNO Employee, Afghan Refugee Helped by Education Seeks Opportunities for OthersAugust 07, 2018
Hanif Sufizada joined UNO's Center for Afghanistan Studies in February 2018, but his ties to UNO, and the Center, go back more than 30 years
Poeschl Serving as Interim Executive Director of University CommunicationsAugust 07, 2018
Emily Poeschl will serve as interim executive director of the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) Office of University Communications while the search for a new executive director progresses.
Legislative Candidate DeBoer Tours UNOAugust 07, 2018
DeBoer discussed UNO STEM programs and their impact on students, among other topics.
UNO Names Kirsten Omoto Employee of the MonthAugust 06, 2018
Kirsten was nominated by her peers for her hard work and dedication to her office and the veterans it services.
NHL Profiles Former Maverick Jake GuentzelAugust 06, 2018
A recent feature story published by NHL.com focuses details the life and successes of Jake Guentzel, a Stanley Cup champion with the Pittsburgh Penguins and former forward for the Mavericks hockey team.
Regents Approve 2019-21 Budget RequestAugust 03, 2018
The University of Nebraska would receive state funding to cover core needs like health insurance, utilities and general operations under a two-year budget request approved Friday by the Board of Regents.
Omaha Area Teachers Attend Law WorkshopAugust 03, 2018
The workshop was created to help promote civic literacy and to help teachers better understand the courts and judicial process.
Dan Kenny Earns Board of Regents KUDOS AwardAugust 03, 2018
The ITS Software Developer was presented with the award on Aug. 3.
The Maverick Minute | Aim for the StarsAugust 02, 2018
Connie O'Brien, director of the Aim for the Stars, speaks with Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold about the summer science and math camp in this Maverick Minute.
James Pottorff Named Vice President and General CounselAugust 01, 2018
Pottorff will begin at NU on Sept. 10, pending approval of the Board of Regents.