News Release Archive
New UNO STEM TRAIL Center Aims to Grow Campus EffortsMarch 29, 2019
UNO's newest center will help grow campus teaching, research and outreach programs to meet a pressing state and national need in workforce development and interdisciplinary STEM projects surrounding research as a pedagogical tool for life-long learning.
Angie Kennedy Earns Board of Regents KUDOS AwardMarch 29, 2019
The Creative Director accepted the award on March 29.
Math Students Earn High Marks in Competitive Putnam ExamMarch 27, 2019
UNO students out performed many of their peers at the recent William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, earning a top 10 percent team finish with four students individually placing in the top 25 percent nationally
New Policy for NU Foundation Expense ClaimsMarch 26, 2019
Beginning Monday, April 1, the NU Foundation will update its reimbursement policy to better align with University of Nebraska system guidelines.
Stop the Bleed Training Available at UNOMarch 25, 2019
The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) has joined the “Stop the Bleed” campaign, a national awareness program designed to train, equip and empower people to help in mass casualty events through use of tourniquets.
Hank Bounds to Step Down as NU PresidentMarch 25, 2019
After nearly four years leading NU through a period of transformational collaboration and momentum, Bounds is stepping away from administration to transition to other educational and consulting work.
A Message from Chancellor Gold on President Bounds' AnnouncementMarch 25, 2019
Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., shares a message following Monday's announcement that President Hank Bounds will be leaving the University of Nebraska.
Flood Relief Donation Management Center OpenMarch 24, 2019
To meet immediate needs, the University of Nebraska at Omaha, University of Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine have opened a Flood Relief Donation Management Center. There is now a dedicated website for monetary donations and a website to volunteer to help flood victims.
ULOP Program Aims to Meet State's Growing Legal NeedsMarch 22, 2019
In its second year, a partnership between UNO and the University of Nebraska College of Law aims to encourage more students in underrepresented communities to purse a legal education; deadline April 5.
New Late-Night Shuttle Option Begins March 25March 20, 2019
UNO Parking will now offer a shuttle option that runs until midnight between the Dodge and Scott Campuses
Flag Lowering for Charles BarrettMarch 19, 2019
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO student Charles Barrett who recently passed away.
UNO Supports Those Affected by New Zealand AttacksMarch 18, 2019
The UNO community stands in solidarity with those impacted by the Christchurch attacks.
Section of University Drive North Closed for RepairsMarch 18, 2019
From Monday, March 18, through Sunday, March 24, a section of University Drive North, between University Drive West and Parking Lot F, on the Dodge Campus will be closed for road repairs.
How You Can Help with Flood Relief EffortsMarch 18, 2019
Share your Maverick Spirit by helping support those impacted by flooding.
Flag Lowering for Matthew FennerMarch 18, 2019
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Matthew Fenner who recently passed away.
Campus Resources For Those Impacted by FloodingMarch 15, 2019
We are here to provide support and ensure you are taken care of as part of our Maverick Family.
Flag Lowering for Diane AndrewMarch 14, 2019
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Diane Andrew who recently passed away.
Deterrence, Assurance Conference Highlights Excellence in National SecurityMarch 14, 2019
More than 200 attendees traveled to the UNO campus on March 7 and 8 to take part in the Fourth Annual Deterrence and Assurance Academic Alliance Conference
UNO Names Ricardo Sanchez Employee of the MonthMarch 13, 2019
Ricardo was nominated by his peers for hard work and willingness to help others.
UNO Student Honored As Newman Civic FellowMarch 12, 2019
Maria L. Perez, a junior in the Business Administration Economics and Management program, has been honored for the selfless service she gives to her community and UNO.
UNO Graduate Programs Ranked Among Best in FieldMarch 12, 2019
Students looking for exceptional education in public affairs will find just that at the University of Nebraska at Omaha according to the new 2020 “Best Graduate Schools Rankings” from U.S. News and World Report.
Stationery Refresh Puts "O" Front and CenterMarch 12, 2019
As part of a University of Nebraska systemwide refresh, UNO letterhead, business cards and envelopes now have a new look.
Mavericks Reach Summit League FinalMarch 12, 2019
Omaha will play in its second Summit League Championship Final in three years on March 12.
Maverick Presence Strong In 2019 WCA Tribute to WomenMarch 12, 2019
Five UNO alumni will be honored at the 32nd annual Tribute to Women Awards.
UNO Students Design Next-Gen 3D Prosthetic DeviceMarch 11, 2019
Biomechanics students James Pierce and Keaton Young are already impacting the lives of children across Nebraska thanks to a new, low-cost 3D-printed upper-arm prosthetic device
Finalists Announced for UNO Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs PositionMarch 11, 2019
Four finalists have have been named as candidates to serve as UNO's Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. The candidates will hold public forums in March and April.
Be A Champion for EngagementMarch 11, 2019
Find out how you can encourage fellow faculty and staff to improve engagement on campus.
UNO Featured by American AirlinesMarch 07, 2019
American Way, American Airline’s in-flight magazine, featured the Omaha metro in its March 2019 issue, including UNO.
State Department Launches U.S.-India Higher Education Research Collaboration InitiativeMarch 07, 2019
"Partnership 2020" is an initiative to build research partnerships between U.S. and Indian institutions in key 21st century academic fields.
Flag Lowering for Philip VogelMarch 07, 2019
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Philip Vogel who recently passed away.
Recipients of 2019 Student Research and Creative Activity Fair Awards AnnouncedMarch 06, 2019
The UNO Office of Research and Creative Activity have identified 16 students to receive recognition for their oral and poster presentations.
Dates Announced for Senior Vice Chancellor Candidate ForumsMarch 06, 2019
Dates have been set for four upcoming public forums to hear from finalists for the position of UNO's Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
The Maverick Minute | UNO Health CenterMarch 05, 2019
Julie Kalasek discusses student care options with Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D.
The Maverick Minute | Re-Imagining UMarch 05, 2019
Chancellor Gold sits down with Laura Wakefield to discuss a collaborative employee training and development program is open to all UNO and UNMC employees.
The Maverick Minute | Maverick Food PantryMarch 05, 2019
Kristina Cammarano joins Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D. for a discussion about UNO's Maverick Food Pantry.
The Maverick Minute | Growing UNO's BrandMarch 05, 2019
Makayla McMorris discusses her vision for UNO's brand with Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D.
President Bounds, NU Supporters Testify at Budget HearingMarch 04, 2019
Joined by students, leaders in business and agriculture, and other supporters, University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds and Board of Regents Chairman Tim Clare asked the Legislature’s Appropriations Committee to invest in the future of the state by supporting affordable, quality education.
Flag Lowering for Dorothy PatachMarch 04, 2019
The UNO flag will be lowered for UNO retiree Dorothy Patach who recently passed away.