News Release Archive
Winter 2018 UNO Magazine Now AvailableDecember 21, 2018
The issue's theme is "The Art of Healing" with a focus on the many ways UNO is a place of healing, physically, mentally and spiritually
Dr. Gold Confirmed as UNO Chancellor Through 2021-2022December 20, 2018
The University of Nebraska Board of Regents unanimously approved the appointment of Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., as chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha, positioning the campus to build on the 18-month period of growth and momentum it has experienced under Dr. Gold's interim leadership.
UNO Child Care Center Scholarship Provides Support For Student ParentsDecember 19, 2018
Thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of Education, the UNO Child Care Center is providing financial scholarships for students who are parents to help them achieve their educational goals.
Dec. 24 Designated Paid Holiday for Eligible UNO EmployeesDecember 19, 2018
NU President Hank Bounds has announced a day of administrative leave on Monday, Dec. 24, following a pronouncement by President Donald Trump closing all federal offices that day.
Beware of Email ScamsDecember 19, 2018
The University of Nebraska Information Technology Services team and UNO Department of Public Safety have learned of ongoing email scams being sent to members of the UNO community.
Water Line Project to Impact Dodge Street, UNODecember 17, 2018
Construction along Dodge Street, from University Drive East to 62nd Street, will impact traffic on westbound Dodge Street the week of Dec. 17.
Watch Chancellor Gold's Holiday MessageDecember 17, 2018
Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D. talks about UNO's growth in the past year.
University of Nebraska Teachers Scholars Academy to Address Critical Workforce NeedsDecember 17, 2018
Thanks to a generous gift from the William and Ruth Scott Family Foundation, the University of Nebraska will be in an even stronger position to meet one of Nebraska’s most critical workforce needs.
Regents to Consider Dr. Gold's UNO AppointmentDecember 17, 2018
The regents will meet at Varner Hall Dec. 20 to make the decision.
Student Commencement Stories: December 2018December 14, 2018
Congratulations to our newest graduates! At the heart of every Maverick is a story that is still being written.
State Senator-Elect Machaela Cavanaugh Visits UNODecember 12, 2018
While on campus, Cavanaugh learned about STEM education at UNO and the Nebraska Business Development Center.
Buffett Institute Releases Report On Its First Five YearsDecember 12, 2018
Ongoing efforts to close the achievement gap and to strengthen the early childhood workforce constitute the critical areas of work.
Maverick Down Under; Nguyen Returns from Invictus Games With A Gold, BronzeDecember 11, 2018
The games began in 2014 as an opportunity to compete in athletics for veterans or current service members who were wounded, either physically or mentally, while serving their country.
UNO Alumna Directs Orchestra of High School, UNO Music StudentsDecember 10, 2018
'Sound Health' is a collaborative project that partners the UNMC Cancer Center Healing Arts program, Millard North High School, and UNO School of Music.
NU Institute Executive Directors Featured On Rural Futures Podcast Season 2 FinaleDecember 07, 2018
Each of the guests were asked to approach their areas of expertise through RFI’s lenses of future-focused leadership, rural-urban collaboration and high-touch, high-tech.
Food for Break | Maverick Food PantryDecember 06, 2018
With winter break approaching, the Maverick Food Pantry will be extending the number of items individuals can request to 20 items.
Walking Safely In Icy ConditionsDecember 06, 2018
UNO Environmental Health and Safety encourages all students, faculty and staff to watch this precautionary video provided by the National Safety Council.
UNO Names Wendi Chiarbos Jensen Employee of the MonthDecember 05, 2018
Wendi was nominated by her peers for her hard work and her ability to motivate others.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures Required for all External FundingDecember 04, 2018
In anticipation of regulations surrounding conflict of interest, ORCA will begin requiring FCOI disclosures from senior and key personnel on proposals submitted to all external agencies.
Timely Warning for Phishing AttemptDecember 04, 2018
Information Technology Services has learned of two phishing emails sent today targeting the UNO community.
Regents Approve Durham Science Center RenovationDecember 04, 2018
Under the proposal, construction would begin in May 2020 after funds are secured and is expected to run through August 2022.
IS&T Capstone Develops Tool to Measure UNO Community Engagement EffortsDecember 04, 2018
Students from the Management Information Systems Capstone course at UNO are providing new and exciting ways for the campus to track the impact of community engagement efforts from faculty, students and staff
Flag Lowering for President George H.W. BushDecember 03, 2018
All U.S. and Nebraska flags will be flown at half-staff until Monday, Dec. 30, in honor of the passing of President George H.W. Bush
Faculty Pioneer New Frontier for STEM EducationDecember 03, 2018
Years ago, UNO computer science professor Victor Winter built "Bricklayer" to help his computer programming students; today, his creation is revolutionizing how teachers at all levels are bringing STEM concepts into the classroom
Update Your Wifi Settings TodayNovember 20, 2018
UNOSecure will be decommissioned on May 12, 2019. Please be sure to update your wireless settings on campus.
Faculty Commencement InformationNovember 20, 2018
Information for Faculty planning to attend the December 2018 Commencement Ceremony; Dec. 14.
Upcoming Bookstore News & EventsDecember 01, 2018
Find out about sale events, book buyback, when textbooks go on sale and more.