News Release Archive
Joe Hayes Earns Board of Regents KUDOS AwardJune 28, 2019
Hayes accepted the award at the Board of Regents meeting on June 28.
Students Begin Flood Serviceship ProjectsJune 27, 2019
The flood serviceship program is funded by a $250,000 investment from the University of Nebraska system.
College World Series Brings Substantial Economic Impact to Omaha, says UNO ProfessorJune 25, 2019
The Omaha World-Herald recently interviewed Chris Decker Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Economics in UNO’s College of Business Administration about the economic impact of the College World Series.
University Communications Announces Leadership UpdatesJune 25, 2019
Sasha Thurin welcomed as new Director of Marketing; Sam Petto named Director of Editorial & Media Relations.
Changes to Support Services Take Effect July 1June 25, 2019
Operations formally under UNO Support Services will be assigned to different units within the Division of Business and Finance.
Board of Regents to Establish Presidential Search Advisory CommitteeJune 21, 2019
Following a public nomination process that generated almost 200 names, the University of Nebraska Board of Regents will consider the appointment of a 23-member Presidential Search Advisory Committee that will help guide the search for NU’s next leader.
Minimal Tuition Increases Highlight Lean 2019-20 University BudgetJune 21, 2019
The proposed 2019-20 budget, which will be considered by the Board of Regents at its June 28 meeting, preserves the university’s affordability with two years of minimal tuition increases while keeping spending flat at a time of ongoing fiscal restraint.
UNO Athletic Trainers Gain Valuable Experience In the Field and On the FieldJune 21, 2019
Tyler Gregurich and Jacqui Gutierrez may not be the ones sporting jerseys or gloves, but they are right in the middle of the action at the 2019 College World Series.
Flag Lowering for Nebraska State Trooper Jerry SmithJune 21, 2019
Governor Pete Ricketts has ordered all U.S. and Nebraska flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of the passing of Nebraska State Trooper Jerry Smith.
International Students Encouraged to Review Updated Health Insurance Waiver RequirementsJune 20, 2019
Criteria for waiving coverage has been updated to bring the University of Nebraska more in line with other institutions across the country and ensure that international students have quality coverage when healthcare needs arise.
UNO Student One of 12 Minority Fellowship Program Awardees NationwideJune 18, 2019
UNO student Michael Herndon was selected to receive one of 12 fellowships awarded to students from underrepresented groups who plan to pursue their Ph.D. in political science.
Forbes Names UNO a Top 10 Nebraska EmployerJune 18, 2019
The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is one of the Top 10 Best Employers in Nebraska, according to research by Forbes.
The Maverick Minute | Common Reader ExperienceJune 17, 2019
Dr. Lucy Morrison joins Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D. to discuss the Common Reader Experience, which eases incoming students’ transition to college through small-group discussion, curricular assignments, and co-curricular programming based around a single book.
UNO Professor Uses Data to Correctly Predict College World Series WinnerJune 13, 2019
UNO associate professor Andrew Swift D.Sc. used data from the NCAA baseball regular season to predict the winner of the 2019 College World Series.
Covering the Greatest Show on DirtJune 12, 2019
Eight teams have paved "the Road to Omaha." Tune into MavRadio.FM for play-by-play action of the College World Series.
UNO Professor Helps Social Services, Law Enforcement Work with Amish, Mennonite CommunitiesJune 10, 2019
A University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) professor is helping professionals in New York bridge the gap between modern society and the growing number of nearby Amish and Old Order Mennonite communities.
University Rolling Back Out-of-Pocket Increases for Student InsuranceJune 10, 2019
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds has announced plans to alleviate increased out-of-pocket student health insurance costs.
Timely Warning June 8, 2019June 08, 2019
Please read this notification for information on an indecent exposure incident, including campus resources and safety advice.
Heath Mello Named Interim Vice President for University AffairsJune 06, 2019
Mello will assume his new role on July 1, pending approval by the Board of Regents.
Water Main Break Impacts Campus TrafficJune 04, 2019
Students, faculty, staff and parents or guardians of camp participants are encouraged to build in extra time to arrive on campus through Monday, June 10.